Kalamata is the city of the southwestern Peloponnese and is built on the site of ancient Farai, on foothills of the imposing Taygetos in the heart of Messinian Bay.

Kalamata is one of the most beautiful coastal cities of Greece, but apart from the beach, it also boasts a rich history and a number of attractions that make it a magnet for visitors from Greece and around the world.
Kalamata is the capital of the Messenian Gulf, home to olive oil, the famous local scarf, the Revolution and Dancing.