Costa Navarino for Families
Collected by Leo Johnson
Located in southwestern Greece, Messenia sits on the beautiful Ionian Sea, with a rich history stretching to the bronze age. Visit to experience a more authentic side of Greece, with impressive ruins, pristine beaches, and cultural activities like olive harvesting.
Pilos 240 01, Greece
Located in Messinia's Mediterranean area, this popular beach is most well-known for its distinct "omega" shape. Locals and visitors come here to lap up the waves, admire the dunes, sunbathe on soft sand, hike, and bird watch. Other attractions...
Unnamed Rd, Methoni 240 06, Greece
Methoni Castle is an impressive fortress—one of the Mediterranean's biggest—built by the Venetians in the early 13th century. Along with a scenic setting on a rocky outcropping on the Ionian Sea, Methoni Castle has a number of impressive features....
Dio-Olympos 270 65, Greece
Even the most experienced visitor of ancient ruins has to think Olympia is pretty cool. To walk beneath the arched entrance to the original Olympic stadium? How can you not take your place at the ancient starting line as if you're about to sprint...
Navarino Dunes Costa Navarino, Gargaliani 240 01, Greece
To help immerse guests in authentic Greek culture, The Westin Resort Costa Navarino, offers a Costa Navarino Olive Harvesting Experience as part of their Messenian Authenticity Program. The hands-on activity involves placing a net under olive...
Gialova 240 01, Greece
For a satisfying dessert, head to Mr. Yogie, where you can sample delicious frozen yogurt and gelato in a welcoming space. Not only will you be wowed by the flavors, but also the toppings, with some choices being truffles, brownies, strawberry...
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