Kalamata Car Rental
Kalamata is located in the southwestern region of mainland Greece in the Peloponnese. This beautiful historic port city sits between the sea and the mountains of Messenia Bay and Mount Taygetos, a perfect destination to enjoy a relaxing vacation. It is the 2nd most populous city in the Peloponnese, known for its beautiful beaches, rich culture, delicious cuisine, warm hospitality, and its ancient and historical sites that attract millions of visitors worldwide each year.
When you arrive, be sure to pick up your car to explore the sites that the fascinating city of Kalamata has to offer. Begin your adventure in the old town, a stunning historic quarter with narrow alleys and neo-classical mansions filled with monuments, museums, and a plethora of little shops selling local products and souvenirs.
Kalamata Car Hire
Drive to the historic Kalamata Castle, found on a lush pine hill, the perfect place to enjoy the glorious sunsets over the bay. Then, drive your car rental to the ancient Messini, excavated and gradually revealed throughout the years. The ancient city is nestled in a valley surrounded by a massive wall to protect its entrance. Once inside, you will find ancient ruins of an amphitheater, a sanctuary, a stadium, and a mausoleum.
Next, drive your rental car to the scenic town of Methoni, featuring the largest castle in the Mediterranean with a Broutzi, a small fort built on a small islet that was used as a prison and a place of execution during the Turkish occupation. Then, drive to the historically significant town of Pylos, built amphitheatrically on the pine-covered hills below the castle and a vast natural harbor at the foothills where the legendary Battle of Navarino took place.
Continue your adventure and visit the picturesque seaside villages of Kalo Nero, Foinikounda, Kyparissia, Petalidi, and Stoupa, filled with beautiful beaches, so you can soak in the sun and take a swim in the crystal clear sea waters.
Kalamata Car Rentals
Kalamata is a perfect destination to enjoy romantic and family summer vacations. Be sure to visit the popular luxury destination of Costa Navarino. This resort comprises several sites, including 5-star hotels, spas, signature golf courses, gastronomy restaurants, trendy cafes, and all-year-round sports and cultural activities for children and adults.
Finally, a must-see is the breathtaking Navarino Lagoon. It is a perfectly umbrella-shaped lagoon surrounded by white powdery sand along its edges and filled with turquoise-colored waters. It is a magical place that is well worth the visit. Experience and enjoy this more when you visit the sites with your car hire from Imperial Car Rental in Kalamata.