One of the most famous, beautiful and special villages of Messinia, Agios Floros is an ideal destination for those who want to escape from the noisy city, daily stress and polution. Built next to the river Pamisos, the picturesque and verdant village awaits you to enjoy its beauties.
Agios Floros is located just 20 miles northwest of Kalamata and has 294 inhabitants. Its trademark is the river Pamisos and the historic plane-tree, which is associated with serious historical events in the region during the 17th and 18th century. The name of the village came from a chapel of the Holy Martyrs Floros and Lavra, which was built near the present church of Agios Floros.
Near the fresh watersprings of Agios Floros nature thrives! A verdant landscape with a lush vegetation and abundant water emerging in front of the visitor. The area also has a fish pond, where trouts are bred and can be tasted at the Resort that is located there.
See below a few pictures of the village of Agios Floros and the river Pamisos, which will certainly convince you to visit the area. Besides, we are talking about approximately a half hour drivefrom Kalamata and two hour drive from Athens. An ideal destination for the weekend …