Messinia and particularly Kalamata, at which our complex Elite City Resort is located, have a variety of attractions, for visitors to learn the history and the culture of Messinia. For lovers of history and art, Messinia has two historic castles, the Castle of Methoni and the Castle of Kalamata, a Central Public Library of Kalamata, the Municipal Art Gallery, the Philharmonic and four museums, the Historical and Folklore Museum of Kalamata, the Archaeological Museum, the Mpenakeio Archeological Museum and the Military museum. For nature lovers, are necessary an excursion to Viros Canyon and at the Voidokoilia Beach, where you can enjoy all the beauties of nature and where the brown and green colors of the land blend harmonically with the blue of the sky and the sea.
For those who want to experience the local beauties of Kalamata, they have to visit the plentiful individual churches. Kalamata has four main squares: the beautiful Ypapanti square, where the Ypapanti Metropolitan Church is located, the central and historical March 23 Square, the Fragkolimna square and the Mavromichali square. As for the churches, most of them are located near and around these squares. It is worth therefore, for someone to visit the Holy Temple of the Ypapanti, St. Dimitrios, St. Kyriaki, St. Ioannis Prodromos, St. Georgios, St. Anargyron, the double temple of St. Nikolaos and St. Athanasios, St. Charalampous and the Holy Apostles.
In conclusion, the Metropolitan Mansion, which stands between the squares of the Ypapanti and Fragkolimna and the Convent of Nuns, which hosts approximately 23 nuns, will impress you with the devoutness that emanates.