7 days in Messenia Region Itinerary

7 days in Messenia Region Itinerary

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Kyparissia
— 3 nights
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Messini
— 1 night
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Kardamili
— 2 nights

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Kyparissia

Kyparissia ©
Kyparissia is a town and a former municipality in northwestern Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece. Your day by day itinerary now includes Neda Waterfalls. Change things up with these side-trips from Kyparissia: Pylos (Romanos Beach, Nestor's Cave, &more), Voidokilia Beach (in Petrochori) and Olympia (Archaeological Site of Olympia & Archaeological Museum of Olympia). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Methoni Castle and steep yourself in history at Tis Arkadias O Platanos.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Kyparissia vacation planner.

Athens to Kyparissia is an approximately 3-hour car ride. Traveling from Athens in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 22°C in Kyparissia. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Messini.

Things to do in Kyparissia

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Pylos, Olympia, Voidokilia Beach, Methoni Castle
Highlights from your plan
Neda Waterfalls ©
Neda Waterfalls
Voidokilia Beach ©
Voidokilia Beach
Archaeological Museum of Olympia ©
Archaeological Museum of Olympia

1
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Messini

Messini ©
On the 16th (Sun), make a trip to Andromonastiro, delve into the distant past at Antigua Mesenia, then see the interesting displays at ENGRAVING MUSEUM TAKIS KATSOULIDIS, then admire the sheer force of Polylimnio Waterfall, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lera Moni Panagia Soumela.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Messini day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Kyparissia to Messini takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kardamili.

Things to do in Messini

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Polylimnio Waterfall, Lera Moni Panagia Soumela
Highlights from your plan
Antigua Mesenia ©
Antigua Mesenia
Polylimnio Waterfall ©
Polylimnio Waterfall
Andromonastiro ©
Andromonastiro

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Kardamili

Kardamili ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): explore the ancient world of Archaeological site of Mystra, then contemplate the long history of Mystras, and then appreciate the history behind Statue of Constantine Paleologos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ritsa Beach, stroll through Foneas Beach, and then contemplate the long history of The House of Patrick and Joan Leigh Fermor.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kardamili journey builder tool.

Getting from Messini to Kardamili by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Kardamili are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kardamili

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Mystras, Mystras
Highlights from your plan
Mystras ©
Mystras
The House of Patrick and Joan Leigh Fermor ©
Archaeological site of Mystra ©
Archaeological site of Mystra