If you want to beat the crowds look no further than the idyllic beach of Santova.
Located in the south eastern of Messinian Gulf, 12 km away from Kalamata’s center, Santova beach is famous for its lively beach bars. Santova has excellent sand with small pebbles at the water’s edge.
Santova is the only sandy beach on the eastern Messinian Gulf coastline (from Almyros to Kitries). This cosmopolitan beach is around 700 meters long and 15 meters wide, with organized and free parts.
There are sun loungers, parasols, showers and changing cabins.