In Kalamata and around Messinia there are many beautiful landscapes that can satisfy lovers of hiking and climbing.
There are many trails in the Taygetos area where you can hike or mountain climbing with different degrees of difficulty. Along the mountain range of Taygetos there are numerous lake, gorges and ravines with most famous the canyons of Kaskaras, Viros, Rintomou and Lagada.
Around 32 km from the city of Kalamata you can take a scenic drive of 3 km to the remarkable gorge Polilimnio with the 15 lakes bearing strange names like Mavrolimna, Kadi, Italian, Stathoulas, Kadoula, Tycherou and the waterfalls. A fascinating journey that will be unforgettable.
Kalamata has a special place in the hearts of friends of maritime activities. There are many water sports that you can do in the area such as swimming, water skiing, Kite surf, fishing, diving, wind surf, sailing etc.