In the southwestern part of the Messinian land, between Methoni and Koroni, is Finikounda, a picturesque seaside resort with peaceful sandy beaches and turquoise waters.
Finikounda is a favorite tourist destination for many Greeks and foreigners during the summer months. The area has excellent tourist infrastructure, with a large number of hotels, furnished apartments, rooms to let – apartments, camping, restaurants, cafes, bars and tourist shops.
In the small harbor of Finikounda there are boats, fishing boats and excursion boats. In the fish taverns, freshwater fish and seafood from the fishermen of the area are enjoyed by the holidaymakers.
Northwest of Finikounda lies the village of Evangelismos, with the churches of the Holy Cross and Prophet Elijah.
A special attraction off the coast of Finikounda is the two of the three islands of the Oinouss complex: Schiza (the largest and easternmost island of the complex with a remarkable cave) and Agia Mariani (the rocky island with the chapel of Agia Marina) .
The beaches of Finikounda (port), Anemomilos, Makrivimos, Mavrovouni, Koumbares, Koulouga, Lambes, Ligonmos, Loutsa, Kantouni, Mikro and Big Marathi offer to the holidaymakers everything they dream of for their summer holidays: wonderful sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, enjoyment.
Where to Stay:
Hotels4all recommends you 2 accommodations that you will find affordable and quality for a pleasant stay in the area. Always remember that using the Request button you can find prices up to 20% better than the prices of online booking pages. These accommodations are:
The guesthouses of Chamaloni are famous for their comfortable stay and local cuisine with fresh organic products from our garden.
Bright and spacious, all rooms open onto a furnished balcony with a view from the front or side of the Ionian Sea.