Enjoy a Mystras and Sparta full day tour from Kalamata, combined with a visit to the spectacular Olive oil Museum! Visit the Frankish and Ottoman monuments as you walk on Byzantine paths of Mystras!
A minimum number of 2 participants is required for this tour
We pick you up from your hotel or the port of Kalamata, Kardamili or Pylos Area (Costa Navarino) and following a journey along the historic road through the Taygetus Mountain we reach the Byzantine town of Mystras. Mystras historical importance is tremendous. In the 14th century Mystras became the seat of the Despotate of Moreas, whereas in 1448 the last emperor of Byzantium, Constantine XI Palaeologos, was crowned here.
Mystras offers paved streets, shady and cool niches, half ruined walls and the once majestic palaces, a truly unique tourist experience. From Mystras, we visit the city of Sparta (6 km away) for free time and lunch (optional) in front of the statue of Ancient Leonidas. To round off the tour, we visit the Museum of the Olive and Greek Olive Oil in Sparta dedicated to the 2500 years of oil production in the region.
Learn the history of the Greek olive oil
Free Wifi on board
Expert English speaking tour leader
Transport by luxurious – private vehicle
Free WiFi on board
Pick up drop off from your hotel in Kalamata
Professional and licensed guide (upon request with extra charge)
Entrance fees to the archaeological site and museum
Meeting point for the Mystras and Sparta full day tour from Kalamata:
Pick up from your hotel in Kalamata or a specified spot
Weather will not affect the operation of the tour. However if canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
Confirmation for this tour will be received at time of booking
A maximum of 8 people per booking
A moderate amount of walking is involved
The language of the tour is Greek and English. Other languages can be provided on request