Sports:
Hiking Kayaking

INFORMATION

Explore Messinia is an outdoor activities company operating in the region of Messinia in southern Peloponnese, Greece. Our Company is a full service outfitter offering guided outdoor activity tours in sites of historical interest and great natural beauty. We specialize in guided guided Hiking Tours, Sea Kayaking Τours and River Activities such as river rafting and  river trekking.

"Kayaking in Navarino Bay"

Each tour takes place in areas of great natural beauty and is designed for the appreciation and delight of the natural environment, and the cultural elements of the past and present.

Fully trained guides with all the necessary equipment of the latest technology accompany our customers safely in organized tours along the coastline of southern Peloponnese and within hiking routes in the countryside of our region. Our tours are tailored to be suitable for all, from groups , to families and kids and active individuals. We mainly perform our tours in the areas of Kardamili and Stoupa in Mani, in the areas of Pylos, Methoni and Koroni and in the city of Kalamata. We also provide tailor made tours all over Peloponnese.

"Hiking Inside Outer Mani"
Our main purpose is to highlight the beauty of the terrestrial and coastal natural environment of Messinia, while helping to preserve and protect it.

The objective of Explore Messinia is to offer alternative tourism services to anyone motivated by love for the natural environment seeking a little bit of action and adventure, but also to those looking for just the beneficial contact with nature.


Kayaking, Methoni & Sapientza island
/ Greece, Messinia, Methoni, Peloponnese Region

Iplemetation Period:  All year round (upon request)

Trail distance: 5-6 nautical miles

Route type: Bidirectional

Activity duration with breaks: 4-5 hours

Difficulty: Easy

Suitability: Suitable for all / No previous experience required

Meeting Ponit: Methoni Beach

Participants should have with them:

  1. Bottle of water
  2. Hat
  3. Sun cream (during summer months)
  4. Towel
  5. Swimsuit
  6. Extra pair of shoes that will get wet. Suitable shoes are lightweight trainers, flip flops, sandals or sea shoes. Avoid bulky shoes

The price ncludes:

  1. Full Sea Kayak equipment: boat, paddle, life jacket, spray-skirt, waterproof jacket
  2. Extra equipment: waterproof bags and cases, pumps and paddle-float
  3. Snorkeling equipment (goggles and respirators)
  4. BCU trained and certified guides
  5. Sea Kayak course
  6. Tour planning – Sightseeing
  7. Picnic with fruits and Traditional delicacies
  8. Transfer from the exit point to entry point (if necessary)
  9. Photographs from the activity
  10. Liability insurance
  11. All taxes

Explore Messinia reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties. There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for the implementation of this outdoor activity. Explore Messinia reserves the right to postpone or cancel the activity in case of non completion of the required number of participants.

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Kayaking, Mani Coastal Discovery, Messinia
/ Greece, Messinia, Peloponnese Region

Implementation period: All year round (upon request)

Trail distance: 5-6 nautical miles

Route type: Bidirectional

Activity duration with breaks: 4-5 hours

Difficulty: Easy

Suitability: Suitable for all / No previous experience required

Meeting point: Kardamili or Stoupa (Depending on the wind direction)

Participants should have with them:

  1. Bottle of water
  2. Hat
  3. Sun cream (during summer months)
  4. Towel
  5. Swimsuit
  6. Extra pair of shoes that will get wet. Suitable shoes are lightweight trainers, flip flops, sandals or sea shoes. Avoid bulky shoes

The price ncludes:

  1. Full Sea Kayak equipment: boat, paddle, life jacket, spray-skirt, waterproof jacket.
  2. Extra equipment: waterproof bags and cases, pumps and paddle-float.
  3. Snorkeling equipment (goggles and respirators)
  4. BCU trained and certified guides
  5. Sea Kayak course.
  6. Tour planning Sightseeing
  7. Picnic with fruits and Traditional delicacies
  8. Transfer from the exit point to entry point (if necessary)
  9. Photographs from the activity
  10. Liability insurance
  11. All taxes

Explore Messinia reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties. There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for the implementation of this outdoor activity. Explore Messinia reserves the right to postpone or cancel the activity in case of non completion of the required number of participants.

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Kayaking in Navarino Bay, Pylos
/ Greece, Messinia, Peloponnese Region, Pylos

Implementation period: All year round (upon request)

Trail distance: 5-6 nautical miles

Route type: Circumnavigation

Activity duration with breaks: 4-5 hours

Difficulty: Easy

Suitability: Suitable for all / No previous experience required

Meeting point: Pylos Marina (Depending on the wind direction)

Participants should have with them:

  1. Bottle of water
  2. Hat
  3. Sun cream (during summer months)
  4. Towel
  5. Swimsuit
  6. Extra pair of shoes that will get wet. Suitable shoes are lightweight trainers, flip flops, sandals or sea shoes. Avoid bulky shoes

The price ncludes:

  1. Full Sea Kayak equipment: boat, paddle, life jacket, spray-skirt, waterproof jacket
  2. Extra equipment: waterproof bags and cases, pumps and paddle-float
  3. Snorkeling equipment (goggles and respirators)
  4. BCU trained and certified guides
  5. Sea Kayak course
  6. Tour planning Sightseeing
  7. Picnic with fruits and Traditional delicacies
  8. Transfer from the exit point to entry point (if necessary)
  9. Photographs from the activity
  10. Liability insurance
  11. All taxes

Explore Messinia reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties. There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for the implementation of this outdoor activity. Explore Messinia reserves the right to postpone or cancel the activity in case of non completion of the required number of participants.

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Kayaking in Kalamata Costa Costa, Kalamata
/ Greece, Kalamata, Messinia, Peloponnese Region

Implementation period: All year round (upon request)

Trail distance: 5-6 nautical miles

Route type: Unidirectional

Activity duration with breaks: 4-5 hours

Difficulty: Easy

Suitability: Suitable for all / No previous experience required

Meeting point: Filoxenia Hotel (Depending on the wind direction)

Participants should have with them:

  1. Bottle of water
  2. Hat
  3. Sun cream (during summer months)
  4. Towel
  5. Swimsuit
  6. Extra pair of shoes that will get wet. Suitable shoes are lightweight trainers, flip flops, sandals or sea shoes. Avoid bulky shoes

The price ncludes:

  1. Full Sea Kayak equipment: boat, paddle, life jacket, spray-skirt, waterproof jacket
  2. Extra equipment: waterproof bags and cases, pumps and paddle-float
  3. Snorkeling equipment (goggles and respirators)
  4. BCU trained and certified guides
  5. Sea Kayak course
  6. Tour planning Sightseeing
  7. Picnic with fruits and Traditional delicacies
  8. Transfer from the exit point to entry point (if necessary)
  9. Photographs from the activity
  10. Liability insurance
  11. All taxes

Explore Messinia reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties. There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for the implementation of this outdoor activity. Explore Messinia reserves the right to postpone or cancel the activity in case of non completion of the required number of participants.

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Hiking Between Waterland, Pylos
/ Greece, Messinia, Peloponnese Region, Pylos

Implementation period: All year round (upon request)

Trail distance: 8,5 km

Route type: Circular

Activity duration with breaks: 3-4 hours

Difficulty: Easy

Suitability: Suitable for all / No previous experience required

Meeting point: Gialova, Divari beach

Participants should have with them:

  1. Bottle of water
  2. Hat
  3. Sun cream (during summer months)
  4. Hiking shoes or trainers (Open shoes, sandals or flip-flops are unsuitable)
  5. Hiking backpack (if available)

 

The price Includes:

  1. Guide
  2. Tour planning – Sightseeing
  3. Picnic with local products
  4. Walking poles, Backpack (if necessary)
  5. Transportation to and from the start and finish points (if necessary)
  6. Photographs from the tour

 

Explore Messinia reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties. There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for the implementation of this outdoor activity. Explore Messinia reserves the right to postpone or cancel the activity in case of non completion of the required number of participants.

 

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Hiking Inside Outer Mani, Kardamili
/ Greece, Kardamili, Messinia, Peloponnese Region

Implementation period: All year round (upon request)

Trail distance: 12 km

Route type: Circular

Activity duration with breaks: 5-6 hours

Difficulty: Moderate

Suitability: Suitable for all / relatively good fitness is required

Meeting point: To Kastro, Kardamili

Participants should have with them:

  1. Bottle of water
  2. Hat
  3. Sun cream (during summer months)
  4. Hiking shoes or trainers (Open shoes, sandals or flip-flops are unsuitable)
  5. Hiking backpack (if available)

The price Includes:

  1. Guide
  2. Tour planning – Sightseeing
  3. Picnic with local products
  4. Walking poles, Backpack (if necessary)
  5. Transportation to and from the start and finish points (if necessary)
  6. Photographs from the tour

Explore Messinia reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties. There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for the implementation of this outdoor activity. Explore Messinia reserves the right to postpone or cancel the activity in case of non completion of the required number of participants.

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Hiking, The balcony of Kalamata, Mt Kalathi, Kalamata
/ Greece, Kalamata, Messinia, Peloponnese Region

Implementation period: All year round (upon request)

Trail distance: 8 km

Route type: Directional

Activity duration with breaks: 3-4 hours

Difficulty: Moderate

Suitability: Suitable for all / relatively good physical condition required

Meeting point:Verga or Kalamata

Participants should have with them:

  1. Bottle of water
  2. Hat
  3. Sun cream (during summer months)
  4. Hiking shoes or trainers (Open shoes, sandals or flip-flops are unsuitable)
  5. Hiking backpack (if available)

The price Includes:

  1. Guide
  2. Tour planning – Sightseeing
  3. Picnic with local products
  4. Walking poles, Backpack (if necessary)
  5. Transportation to and from the start and finish points (if necessary)
  6. Photographs from the tour

Explore Messinia reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties. There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for the implementation of this outdoor activity. Explore Messinia reserves the right to postpone or cancel the activity in case of non completion of the required number of participants.

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Hiking, Summit of Taygetos, Kalamata
/ Greece, Kalamata, Messinia, Peloponnese Region

Implementation period: Summer, Autumn (upon request)

Trail distance: 8 km

Route type: Ascent, Descent

Activity duration with breaks: 5-6 hours

Difficulty: Moderate

Suitability: Suitable for all / relatively good fitness is required

Meeting point: Mountaineering refuge of EOS Sparta

Participants should have with them:

  1. Bottle of water
  2. Hat
  3. Sun cream (during summer months)
  4. Hiking shoes or trainers (Open shoes, sandals or flip-flops are unsuitable)
  5. Hiking backpack (if available)

The price Includes:

  1. Guide
  2. Tour planning – Sightseeing
  3. Picnic with local products
  4. Walking poles, Backpack (if necessary)
  5. Transportation to and from the start and finish points (if necessary)
  6. Photographs from the tour

Explore Messinia reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties. There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for the implementation of this outdoor activity. Explore Messinia reserves the right to postpone or cancel the activity in case of non completion of the required number of participants.

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