Day Trip to Pylos and Voidolikia from Kalamata
Explore coastal Greece’s hidden coves and rich history on this day trip to Pylos and Voidokilia from Kalamata. Travel past fertile olive groves to the historic coastal town of Pylos with a private guide and gain insight into the region’s folklore. Stroll through the pretty streets, and enjoy panoramic views over Sfaktiria Island and Navarino Bay. As you explore, gain insight into the violent struggles that took place here during centuries passed. Visit Niokastro Castle, then enjoy free time to swim and sunbathe at your leisure at Voidokilia beach.
Following a pickup from your Kalamata hotel or the cruise port, take a seat in your comfortable vehicle and relax on route through the olive and orange groves to Pylos. Along the way, listen as your private guide shares a few of the myths and traditions surrounding this beautiful corner of coastal Greece.
Explore the picturesque town of Pylos as your private guide sheds light on the violent battles that raged here during the time of the Spartans. Admire sweeping views over Sfaktiria Island and Navarino Bay — where historic fortresses hide on the forested hillsides. Visit Niokastro Castle — a powerful fortress constructed by the Turks in 1573 AD — and stroll along the cobblestone streets for fine views over the towers and aqueduct.
Afterward, head onward to the beach at Voidokilia — widely considered the prettiest in the region. Enjoy free time to swim in the sea or soak up the rays on the golden sand. Perhaps stop for lunch in the nearby village of Yalova (own expense). Then, return in comfort to your starting point in Kalamata.
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 8 Hours
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
Your hotel or the port in Kalamata.
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.