Season Opening

Albatros II cruises to the Messinian Mani begins on the 21st of May 2021. Each week we depart from Kalamata to Kardamyli, Stoupa, and the Caves of Diros. For detailed information, please find our cruise program here.

The Famous Kalogria Beach

Kalogria or the beach of Zorba is located 42 km from Kalamata, in the area of Lefktro of the Municipality of West Mani. It is one of the 3 beaches that Stoupa has (Kalogria, Stoupa, Halikoura). The Story Nikos Kazantzakis lived on the beach of Kalogria for 2 years (1917-1918) together with the legendary hero of his novel “Life and State of Alexis Zorbas”.… Read More »The Famous Kalogria Beach

Welcome To Mani

Mani is a historical area located in the southern part of the Peloponnese and occupies the middle leg of the three that are formed. It has a length of 75 km and covers an area of 1800 sq. Km. It extends east from Trinisa near Gythio, west from Verga near Kalamata, at the point where the bridge of Xerilas and the sign of the Holy… Read More »Welcome To Mani