Ancient Messini is located 30 km away from Kalamata, in the western foothills of Mountain Ithomi near the village Mavrommati, and it lies over a large area being one of the most important archaeological sites in Greece.
Ancient Messini is excavated and gradually revealed since the time of the Revolution and because of its size, but also of its importance, it gives great information about the glorious past. It is a rare archaeological site, where the visitor is impressed by viewing temples, houses, walls and public buildings, preserved in both high altitude and good condition.
Thouria Ancient Thouria was the most important city in western Messinia. The…more
Temple of Apollo The temple of Epicurean Apollo in Bassae of Figaleia…more
Folklore Museum of Kalamata The Folklore Museum of Kalamata is housed in the Mansion…more
Archaeological Museum of Messinia The Archaeological Museum of Messinia is located in…more
Glyfada Glyfada (or Vlychada) Cave of Diros is one of the finest…more
Mourtzinos Tower In Old Kardamili dominates the Tower of Mourtzinos, who belonged to the…more