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Visitors love to return to this peaceful, friendly coastal village with it's abundance of different places to eat and drink

Sun, Sea & Siesta

Try ‘Island Life’
Messinian Style!

Connected to mainland Greece by only a narrow land bridge
the Peloponese has four island-like Peninsulars of distinctly different character
Chrani is in the heart of world famous 'Kalamata Black Olive' country

Taygetus Mountain

A spectacular view to the Mani's Spartan, rugged range of mountains

And all so accessible - only 45 minutes from the airport at Kalamata or 3 hours from Athens

Beach Bars

Eat, drink and relax at one of four bars with free sun beds next to the sea at
Kivatos, Caribbean,
Maistrali & Helona

Eating Places

A wide choice of places to eat - Aphroditi, Billy's Bar & Grill, Hellas Restaurant, Kipos (The Garden), Parthenon, Poseidon Bar and Socrates Restaurant

Things to do

Walk, hike, motor or sailing boat, horse ride, wind surf, kayak, mountain train, ski, cave boat or golf


Chrani is ideal to stay put, walk in the hills or explore the neighbouring countryside, towns & tourist centres

Getting around

If you arrived with a tour operator but want to get around? Hire a bicycle, scooter or car. Take a taxi, bus, or coach


Many villages are close exept Nafplion & Epidavros - visit them on the way to Chrani or back to Athens
Mystras is a long day trip & Olympia deserves a one night stay away


Children celebrate on the day of the Saint they are named after while everyone else celebrates on All Saints Day. The year has many other important dates of course