Kalamata – Picturesque coastal towns and inland villages
Kalamata is the second largest town on the Peloponnese Peninsula in Greece. Your holidays in the Peloponnese will start and finish there as it is the main gateway to this region full of charming little coastal towns, inland villages and historically important ancient sites. And of course, there are the famous tasty Kalamata olives! Kalamata holidays will bring you to the traditional Greek resort of Finikounda or the sleepy Agios Nikolaos village. But if you prefer to stay closer to the ‘action’, holidays in Kalamata town are just perfect. With the numerous bars and tavernas and the busy seafront, this is the place to satisfy just about anyone looking for a typical holiday in Greece filled with sun, sea and fun!
Offering great beaches and active nightlife
Holidays in Kalamata are not for the Club 18 – 30 holiday crowd, but you will be able to find plenty to amuse you there. First of all, the beach with mixed sand and pebble is a perfect place to relax on your sunbed or enjoy some watersports. Then there is the town with the splendid choice of cafes and eateries oozing with scents of the delicious Greek cuisine. Whether it is the chicken souflaki, moussaka or a simple traditional Greek salad topped up with Kalamata olives, Kalamata holidays will have it all. Accommodation on your Kalamata holidays mainly consists of traditional Greek budget self catering studios and bed & breakfast hotels. However there are a handful of four star hotels if a luxury holiday is what you are looking for.
Explore the fascinating history of the region
Cheap holidays in Kalamata and the region boast plenty of places to enjoy your Greek holiday. The countryside is ideal for cycling and hiking and there are various scenic boat trips offered from the harbour. For the history enthusiasts, visiting the home town of the Olympic Games in Olympia or the fascinating archaeological sites in the city of Sparta is highly recommended. For any further holiday advice, call our experienced team at Packyourbags who will be happy to book your cheap holiday in Greece for you. Or simply search our online system where you can book your last minute deal directly online.
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