Once you have wearied of the delights of Peloponnese on land – an unforgettable experience is to test your sea legs and enjoy a day at sea.
Glyfada (or Vlychada) Diros Cave, is one of the finest caves in the world and is located on the west coast of Laconia Chersonisos, at Diros Breeze. Come and enjoy the day cruise at Albatros II for Stoupa – Diros Caves!
Daily our cruises to Messinian & Laconian Mani, will relieve you from the stress of driving and give you the chance to visit and swim in tick paradise coves inaccessible by road.
You can enjoy the magic and beauty of the coastline of Mani and beautiful coastal villages.
Unspoilt natural beauty, beaches and waters that calls you to be left in their arms, stone-built towers and lush nature. Come and enjoy the day cruise for Stoupa and caves of Diros.
Every Thursday from May to October ( Date and frequency are subject to change).
Kalamata – Stoupa – Caves of Diros and Retum.
08:00 a.m. Departure from the port of Kalamata.
10:00 a.m. Arrival in Stoupa.
12:00 p.m. Visit to the Caves of Diros for 45 minutes (the price for the Caves is 15.00 euros) and a stop for swimming and 16:00 p.m. Return to Stoupa.
18:00 p.m. Retum to the port of Kalamata.
40€ per adult.
20€ per child age 2-12 yrs.
Free infants 0-2 yrs.
For less or more participants please contact us in order to offer you flexible rates.Less
The cruise starts from the port of Kalamata at 08:00 in the morning, with a short stop in Stoupa at 10:00.On the way you can take astonishing pictures, while enjoying a cool drink.From Stoupa, we will head to Diros caves, where we will arrive around at 12:00 and you will have plenty of time at your disposal to explore one of the most beautiful caves in the world.
The Cave Vlychada Diros is one of the finest caves and is located on the west coast of Laconia Hersonissos, at Diros Breeze. Under the unspoiled landscape of Mani, the nature with unparalleled art and patience smacked a miracle beyond imagination, white stucco and stalagmites, impressive curtains and glowing crystals adorning every corner, creating an unparalleled breathtaking spectacle!
Afterwards you will cool off by diving in the cool waters of the area and once you have an open appetite for good, a hot barbeque meal will be at your disposal! We return to Stoupa at 16:00, with final destination to Kalamata at 18:00.
The "pirate ship" Albatros II, Greek-made wooden caravan, a seabird, as its name says, performs daily cruises to the Messenian Gulf. Starting from the port of Kalamata and enjoying a magical voyage, we explore the beauties of Messenia like Santova, Kitries, Kardamili, Dolphin beach, Stoupa and Diros Caves. As well as Costa Navarino, Methoni, Koroni, Peroulia beach, Petalidi and Agios Andreas will make your vacation enchanting. The afternoon , from the port of Kalamata, is held everyday two-hour excursions along the length of messenian coast to enjoy your coffee or your drink.The capacity is 200 people and fully equipped to make your cruise magical. It offers cold-dishes, toast, club sandwich, ice cream, and an impressive bar where you can have your coffee, drink or cocktail.
Technical Characteristics of the vessel.
Name : Albatros II.
Flag Nationality : Hellenic.
Type of ship : T/P Passenger-Touristic.
Material of construction : wood.
Length overall 24,45.
Register Length 22,09.
Register Breadth 07,04.
Register Depth 03,14.
Number and type of propulsion machinery : Two (2) I.C.E. Man Germany 2866 LE.
Horse power : 2 X 380 BHP.
Max passenger capacity : 200.
Comfortable shoes - clothing with extra ones,if you wish.
Bottle of water.
Without transfer :
Meeting point : Albatros II , at port of Kalamata.
Meeting time : 07:45. Departure : 08:00.
With transfer :
Start point : Nedontos street 79, Kalamata ( Next to main square). Departure time 07:20.
Pick up points : from all hotels of city of Kalamata.
Pick up time will advice by sms or email one (1) day before the departure of your tour.
Basic physical condition.
Swimming experience is required, but it is optional to swim. Light walking is nessecery.
Please let us know if you have any food allergies or food intolerances.
Children need to be accompanied by an adult.
Participants should feel comfortable in walking and able to walk.
Swimming is nessecery if you want to enjoy swimming.
For any tour is required a minimum number of participations in order to be materialized. In case of less participants our travel agency has the right to cancel the tour or to postpone the date in another with more participants.Last day of information about the materialisation of the tour can be 1 day before departure as some new last minute - bookings or cancelations can influence the tour.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the prebooked tour.
All customer touchpoints are frequently cleaned.
Social distancing is maintained in vehicles up to 65% of the total capacity per vehicle ( taxi-minivan-minibus-bus)
The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds.
Masks are required, please bring your own..