Useful Information

Capital of Messinia
Kalamata

Population of Messinia
175,587 in 2011

Official Language
Greek - Most Greeks speak English

Religion
Most of the local population is Greek Orthodox

Time in Messinia
Real time

European Union
Greece has been a member of the EU since 1981

Currency
Euro

Telephone Code for Greece
+ 30

Healthcare

  • Kalamata Hospital (T: +30 27210 46000)
  • Pylos Health Center (T: +30 27230 22315)
  • Kyparissia Health Center (T: 27610 24051)

Banks & Post Offices
Most nearby villages and all neighboring towns have banks and post offices. ATMs are also available within the Costa Navarino resorts. ATMs accept most international bankcards.