8 - 9 hours
Once you have wearied of the delights of Messinia-Peloponnese on land – an unforgettable experience is to test your sea legs and enjoy a day at sea.
In the southwest of the Peloponnese is Messenia, one of the regions of Greece with rich history and unsurpassed. Center and capital is , the coastal city in the center of the Messinian gulf with the beautiful and the 19th century architectural elegance that adorns its streets. The is one of the most beautiful urban beaches in Greece.
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 Kardamili – Stoupa.
Every Sunday from May to October ( Date and frequency are subject to change).
Kalamata – Stoupa and Return
10:00 a.m. Departure from the port of Kalamata to the beach of Kardamili or Delfinia beach. Stop for swim and barbeque.
13:30 p.m. – 15:00 p.m. Disembarkation at Stoupa for 1.30 hours.
17:00 p.m. Return to the port of Kalamata.
40€ per adult.
20€ per child age 2-12 yrs.
For less or more participants please contact us in order to offer you flexible rates.Less
We depart from the port of Kalamata infront of the ship Albatros II at 10:00 in the morning with a first stop in the picturesque Kardamili where we stop to swim in the blue waters and enjoy a delicious meal (BBQ).
Kardamili.In a stunning area in the southern Peloponnese, in an impressively theatrical scenery, full of contrasts of crystal clear blue waters, majestic cypresses, wild olive groves, green slopes and distant snow-capped mountains, is Kardamili, a beautiful seaside village on the eastern edge of the Messinian Gulf.
It was preserved as a small or big city, with its ancient name for 3,240 years. It is Kardamili the Archaic, the Messinian, of the Liberal Laconians, the Romans, the Byzantines, the Kardamili of Mani, of the Captains and the Troupades, or Mourtzinon.
Stoupa in the Messinian Mani is one of our destinations.Stoupa in one of the most faous resort in Messinia with amazing beaches in small gulfs around the village. Here Nikos Kazantzakis wrote “Vios and Politia of Alexis Zorbas”.We stop for 1.30 hour to enjoy the blue waters, the sun and a coffee or juice of your choice..
You can also disembark and visit the village of Stoupa until 15:00, which is the time to departure for our return to the port of Kalamata at 17:00.Arrival at the port of Kalamata.
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 : 09:45. Departure : 10:00.
With transfer :
Start point : Nedontos street 79, Kalamata ( Next to main square). Departure time 09:30.
Pick up points : from all hotels of city of Kalamata.
Pick up time will be advised by sms or email one (1) day before the departure of your cruise.
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..