Services

Accommodation

Carefully selected, hand-picked accommodation best suited to your customers’ needs and to your programme requirements. Our knowledge of local resources and suppliers allows us not only to offer the best solution, but also to directly negotiate the most favourable possible rates and conditions for the benefit of our clients. Whether on the beach or in the town, a small family-run hotel, a luxury resort, a boutique hotel or a private villa, we are in a position to know the right place at the right price. Working with us you can benefit from our three decades of experience in the local market and be secure in the knowledge that your customers will have a memorable travel experience.

Hotels

It has become very easy today to find and book hotels. What is not so easy, however, is to find the best possible solution for your group’s particular requirements. This is where we come in. We will discuss your needs with you and come up with proposals that are geared to your needs – whether it be a 4 or 5 star hotel, with or without meeting facilities, or a comfortable 3 star unit. Our excellent relationships with individual hoteliers and leading hotel groups enable us to negotiate both competitive rates and the best possible conditions, in an unbiased manner.

OLYMPIA
Close to the city of Pirgos lies the famous archaeological site of Olympia , where the Olympic Games took place every four years,from 776 B.C.until 393 A.D.The ruins of the sanctuary and the new museum of the city,which displays finds of the site , show some of the most important works of Classical art.

 In order to meet the current demands of today's traveler and to ensure the utmost comfort for our clients, TRIGILIDAS TRAVEL proudly announces the aquisition of a fleet of 6 new, deluxe and fully equipped motorcoaches for transportation here in Greece and abroad. These air-conditioned motorcoaches offer comfortable seats, large panoramic windows, high fidelity sound, television and video equipment-all of which make a long journey the most pleasant possible. With their vast experience and friendly disposition, our drivers are our most valuable asset. They are the ones who greet you with a smile when you arrive, safely drive you through our beautiful country and wish you a fond farewell upon your departure. As our passengers needs change, we meet the challenge by constantly updating our fleet.

CHORA-PYLOS-METHONI-KORONI
Built in the 13th century B.C. , the Palace of king Nestor , who took part in the Trojan War , was excavated 4 km to the south of Chora.The remains found in the archaeological site are on exhibition in the city museum.20km to the south of Chora lies the Venetian fortress of Pylos.At the southern trip of the peninsula is the citadel of Methoni , where a massive bridge reaches the Bourdzi tower , which is built on an islet.

Transportation is a key element in our sector. It is an integral part of your guests’ travel experience and contributes significantly to the success of any group. Recognizing this, Trigilidas Travel takes great care in designing and coordinating all your transportation logistics – whether private or for groups – in comfortable, modern coaches (including our own), mini-coaches or taxis. Our friendly and knowledgeable drivers consider themselves to be ‘ambassadors’ of the company and you can be confident that your guests’ transfers will run smoothly and efficiently.

ANCIENT MESSINI
This city was erected by the Theban general Epaminondas after his victory in the war with Sparti in 371B.C.Messini was built up the foothills of the sacred mountain of Ithomi and had temples , houses, public buildings, a stadium and a theatre.Excavations reveal that today’s village of Mavromati is built on the site of the ancient city, whose surrounding walls are considered to be the most impressive remains of military architecture of 4th century B.C.

"My Car Rentals” was launched on February 2006 by Dionysia (Denia) Trigilida, a core member of the team that established the much respected and well-known Trigilidas Travel agency.

“My Car Rentals” is the top most recommended car rental company in Kardamyli - Stoupa - Agios Nikolaos (Messinian Mani). With a central branch in prestigious Kardamili, with its extremely competitive rates and excellent service, “My Car Rentals” has quickly gained the respect and preference of tourists. At “My Car Rentals” we always provide our customers with quality, value, efficiency, accuracy and outstanding service! Utmostly professional and reliable, “My Car Rentals” caters to the discerning traveller, operating all year round and featuring new cars (such as the Chevrolet Matiz, Nissan Micra, Opel Corsa, Opel Astra, and Suzuki Jimny 4x4 convertible).

As standard, every single vehicle comes fully-equipped with A/C, ABS, Air Bags and Radio/CD player and baby seats can be included free of charge, as well as free delivery/collection of your car to (or from) Kalamata, Kalamata Airport, Kardamili, Stoupa, Agios Nikolaos and Agios Dimitrios (Messinian Mani).My Car Rentals” is flexible with rental days, and is especially recommended for its special deals and long-term car rental offers.

SPARTA-MYSTRAS
Sparti lies in one of the valleys of Taygetos mountain range,on the same site where the ancient city stood.Only a few ruins remain today.5 km away, at the top of a hill overlooking the Eurotas valley, you can find the deserted city of Mystras which was , from 1250 until 1450 , the Byzantine capital of the Peloponnese.The massive fortress,the elegant churches and monasteries with domes, all decorated with marvellous frescoes, show that Mystras was once a brilliant and glorious city.

OLYMPIA

Close to the city of Pirgos lies the famous archaeological site of Olympia , where the Olympic Games took place every four years,from 776 B.C.until 393 A.D.The ruins of the sanctuary and the new museum of the city,which displays finds of the site , show some of the most important works of Classical art.

CHORA-PYLOS-METHONI

Built in the 13th century B.C. , the Palace of king Nestor , who took part in the Trojan War , was excavated 4 km to the south of Chora.The remains found in the archaeological site are on exhibition in the city museum.20km to the south of Chora lies the Venetian fortress of Pylos.At the southern trip of the peninsula is the citadel of Methoni , where a massive bridge reaches the Bourdzi tower , which is built on an islet.

ANCIENT MESSINI

This city was erected by the Theban general Epaminondas after his victory in the war with Sparti in 371B.C.Messini was built up the foothills of the sacred mountain of Ithomi and had temples , houses, public buildings, a stadium and a theatre.Excavations reveal that today’s village of Mavromati is built on the site of the ancient city, whose surrounding walls are considered to be the most impressive remains of military architecture of 4th century B.C.

SPARTA-MYSTRAS

Sparti lies in one of the valleys of Taygetos mountain range,on the same site where the ancient city stood.Only a few ruins remain today.5 km away, at the top of a hill overlooking the Eurotas valley, you can find the deserted city of Mystras which was , from 1250 until 1450 , the Byzantine capital of the Peloponnese.The massive fortress,the elegant churches and monasteries with domes, all decorated with marvellous frescoes, show that Mystras was once a brilliant and glorious city.

CAVES OF DIROS

Located in the region of Laconian Mani, on the way to the city of Aeropolis , these caves are some of the finest in Europe. You can visit them by boat, on a subterranean city.

MONEMVASIA

At the fare end of the Peloponnese , a small , dark island juts out of the sea.A thin strip of land inks it with the mainland at Yefira the bridge as this coastal psarohori Fishing village has come to be known.The Fort City of Monemvasia with its one and only gate as its name suggests ( Moni =sole ,Emvasia = Entrance) turns a dream into reality.That is where Byzantium and the Middle Ages joined hands to bring Time to a standstill. This fortress-state , in southern Laconia proves the Byzantine-Venetian influence in the Peloponnese.

ARGOLIDA(NAFPLION-MYCENAE-EPIDAVROS)

In the north-east of the city of Argos lies the site of Mycenae( 3000 B.C.). The monumental Lion Gate and the Treasury of Atreus , also known as the Tomb of Agamemnon, are considered to be the finest examples of Mycenaean architecture.35 km away is the magnificent open - air theatre of Epidaurus, designed by Polycleitos the Younger in the 3rd century B.C. It can seat 12300 spectators and the acoustics are exceptional. Every summer, performances of ancient drama take place in this theatre. Our agency organizes also tours for all the performances to Ancient theater of Epidaurus during the summer.

KALAMATA CITY TOUR

Kalamata , proud mistress of the Messenian gulf...One side bathes in the deep blue waters of the gulf of Messenia, while the other leans heavy against the foot of Mount Taygetos, the imposing Kalathi.You will see on your half day tour in Kalamata the church of Ipapanti , cathedral of Kalamata, the square of 23rd of March and the church of St.Apostlesthe Monastery of St.Constantine & St.Helen ,the Pantazopouleion culture centre , the town hall ,the Benakeion Arhaeological museum, the Art Gallery,the main square of Kalamata , the beautifull sea side street of Kalamata with the coconut trees.At the end you will have free time for shopping , before your return to your hotel.

ATHENS 1 OR 2 DAYS TOUR
From the Acropolis to Omonia Square, you'll see with this full day trip all the famous sites of ancient and modern Athens. Offering a perfect overview of the modern city, this guided tour will help you get your bearings if this is your first visit to Athens.

Greece, ideal country for individual discovery. At your own rhythm, you will enjoy the extraordinary archaeological sites, the charming villages, the beaches and the sea. And in the evening, without loosing time by searching, your room will be waiting for you according to the hotel of your choice.

Do not hesitate to contact us to forward a list with the 2, 3, 4 and 5 stars hotels you will find on your itinerary.

You can create your own itineraries according to your wishes…

The packages usually include : Welcome at the airport , hotel accommodation agreement with breakfast, assistance by our office.

Have a nice trip on 4 wheels !!!

CAVES OF DIROS
Located in the region of Laconian Mani, on the way to the city of Aeropolis , these caves are some of the finest in Europe. You can visit them by boat, on a subterranean city.

Our private tours are exactly what you need so as to avoid the monotony of typical tour itineraries and the chaos of big tour groups.  Our private tours take you to places and areas that big buses can’t reach and offer you the flexibility to stop anywhere, anytime for whatever reason (photos, lunch brake, health needs etc).  We are happy to offer you the rarest luxury of our times, individuality, in very competitive prices. You will just sit back and enjoy the personal attention given by your driver who will be willing to satisfy your requests with professionalism and courtesy. 

When in Peloponnese, especially for a short time, it is imperative that you are able to do and see the things you want to in the time you have.  By arranging a private tour for yourself, or your group with a Private car, Mini Van or Mini Bus, you are able to maximize and optimize your time on Peloponnese.

CUSTOM TOURS are available upon your request.  Please contact us about your preferences and special interests and your own, tailor made tour will be designed especially for you.



MONEMVASIA
At the fare end of the Peloponnese , a small , dark island juts out of the sea.A thin strip of land inks it with the mainland at Yefira the bridge as this coastal psarohori Fishing village has come to be known.The Fort City of Monemvasia with its one and only gate as its name suggests  
(Moni =sole ,Emvasia = Entrance) turns a dream into reality.That is where Byzantium and the Middle Ages joined hands to bring Time to a standstill. This fortress-state , in southern Laconia proves the Byzantine-Venetian influence in the Peloponnese.

ARGOLIDA(NAFPLION-MYCENAE-EPIDAVROS)
In the north-east of the city of Argos lies the site of Mycenae( 3000 B.C.). The monumental Lion Gate and the Treasury of Atreus , also known as the Tomb of Agamemnon, are considered to be the finest examples of Mycenaean architecture.35 km away is the magnificent open - air theatre of Epidaurus, designed by Polycleitos the Younger in the 3rd century B.C. It can seat 12300 spectators and the acoustics are exceptional. Every summer, performances of ancient drama take place in this theatre. Our agency organizes also tours for all the performances to Ancient theater of Epidaurus during the summer.

KALAMATA CITY TOUR
Kalamata , proud mistress of the Messenian gulf...One side bathes in the deep blue waters of the gulf of Messenia, while the other leans heavy against the foot of Mount Taygetos, the imposing Kalathi.You will see on your half day tour in Kalamata the church of Ipapanti , cathedral of Kalamata, the square of 23rd of March and the church of St.Apostlesthe Monastery of St.Constantine & St.Helen ,the Pantazopouleion culture centre , the town hall ,the Benakeion Arhaeological museum, the Art Gallery,the main square of Kalamata , the beautifull sea side street of Kalamata with the coconut trees.At the end you will have free time for shopping , before your return to your hotel.

One-day excursions for all performances at the Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus for summer 2015.
Pls book your ticket for the bus & the theatre in proper time. Show tickets secured by our office.
Find at the attachments the program of Epidaurus and the plan of the theater with ticket prices !!!

VILLAGE FESTIVAL-GREEK NIGHT
Join the village party for an evening full of entertainment in local style, with Greek music, traditional village dances and tasty Greek food !!

The village party is held in one of Messinia’s three most typical villages: Thalames,Kastania, or Marathoupoli. A typical Greek dinner is served at a local restaurant (open air in some villages), including house wine served from the barrel.
Talented dancers will perform Greek dances with music from a local live band, you will be encouraged to learn the basic steps of the popular Greek dances and perhaps give it a shot. The village party is your opportunity to live an authentic village experience and discover the true meaning of the popular Greek word “Kefi” (a sense of happiness and in high spirits).

Bringing you the best olive picking holidays and experiences:  help with the olive harvest or adopt an olive tree; whatever you decide you will be rewarded with your own fabulous extra virgin olive oil.
This tour is designed to guide you to the best olive picking holidays showing you where you can participate in the olive harvest.

We care on bringing you in touch with the wines and flavours of Peloponnese. Our highly experienced team is dedicated to offer you a package on the wide spectrum of local wine presentation, wine tasting learning, combination of wine with local flavours, vine landscapes, along with the views of a unique -in the world- ecosystem, all inclusive.

Without a doubt one of the most popular pastimes for a Greek is his food, they say the way to a man's heart is through his stomach, well that saying must have been made up by a Greek woman!  With so much time being spent on food, it's easy to say that the recipes have been perfected and are truly out of this world.   A gift to take back home from your holiday in Peloponnese will be the knowledge to prepare a healthy, tasty Mediterranean meal from your kitchen back home.

To really get close up and personal with Peloponnese, get out the coach, don your hiking boots, breath in the sweet, fresh air and feel yourself unwind as the natural splendors' of the mainland work their wonders.  Peloponnese is a walkers' paradise as there really is no end to the choice of where to walk or what to see.  From walks in and around kalamata,Stoupa,Kardamyli,Agios Nikolaos to walking alongside the coastal roads, up Taygetos Mountain, or through the forests, the choices are many and varied. 

Adventure and nature lovers will find this safari an amazing opportunity to explore off the beaten track!
Accompanied by a knowledgeable escort, you will drive your 4 x 4 jeep through small traditional villages, forests and hills, over mountains and little streams, past vineyards and olive groves, churches and old monasteries !!

Discover the world of scuba diving and explore the Ionian & Aegean crystal-clear waters in a unique underwater experience, with one-day mini diving courses offering a taste of what diving is all about!
The diving site is Messinian bay (Mani & Koroni area) ,Navarino bay,one of the first Theme park "underwater ancient city" in Greece and around island of Proti.

On tours of your choice, or one we can assist with the making up of, your tour of Orthodox monasteries will enrich your visit to Messinia and Peloponnese and give you insight into the culture of the locals.  The number of churches, monasteries and temples on Peloponnese is a true reflection of the enormous role the church plays in everyday life.