Grab your sea kayak and visit numerous coastal villages of Kalamata, small beaches and spectacular rock formations in turquoise waters.! All equipment is included.
A minimum number of 2 participants is required for this tour
This is a coastal tour along the seaside villages east of Kalamata. From the beach of the Messinian capital to the coastal villages of the municipality of West Mani such as Almyros, Mikri Mantinia, Paleochora, Akrogiali, Santova and Kitries, we discover numerous small beaches, spectacular rock formations and turquoise waters.
At the beginning of our journey we attend a comprehensive overview of the basic principles of sea kayaking, we learn about the equipment and the details of our journey. During the activity will enjoy the cozy Messinian gulf paddling next to scenic harbors with fishing boats while receiving interesting knowledge and information about the culture, history and traditions of the region.
In the spots with the most beautiful waters we take the advantage for a break for snorkeling. A bigger break is scheduled halfway in order to relax, swim in the cool waters and taste a traditional picnic with local products and fruits.
Enjoy a 2,5 hours paddling tour in the Messinian Gulf
Visit fishing coastal villages
Swim and snorkel in turquoise waters
Picnic with local delicacies
Led by local guides
Full Sea Kayak equipment: boat, paddle, life jacket, spray-skirt, waterproof jacket
Extra equipment: waterproof bags and cases, pumps and paddle-float
Snorkeling equipment (goggles and respirators)
English speaking BCU trained and certified guides
Sea Kayak course
Tour planning – Sightseeing
Picnic with fruits and Traditional delicacies
Photographs from the activity
Transfer services to and from the start and finish points (upon request with extra charge)
Trail distance: 5-6 nautical miles
Route type: Unidirectional
Activity duration with breaks: 4-5 hours
Suitability: Suitable for all / No previous experience required
Village of Almiros or Kitries (Depending on the wind direction)
Bottle of water
Sun cream (during summer months)
Extra pair of shoes that will get wet. Suitable shoes are lightweight trainers, flip flops, sandals or sea shoes. Avoid bulky shoes.
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
The activity includes a 30 minutes preparation time 2-2.5 hours paddling exploration, 1-1.5 hours free time for picnic, relaxation, snorkeling, swimming, diving and other activities. The starting point and the direction we follow is based on weather conditions and wind direction.