The replica of the Eiffel Tower placed at the entrance of the town is the most notable tourist attraction in the area. Due to this replica the town is often called “the little Paris”. The town is built on a green plain with olive trees and vineyards. There are marvelous beaches in the wider area and also many places to visit using Filiatra as a starting point. In the city, except the signal replica of the Eiffel Tower, you will also be astonished by the impressive main square of the town where you can see the famous clock that decorates the city and the Venetian fountain. In the area there are many medieval and especially byzantine monuments which travelers could visit.
Limenari is a very nice beach , the access from Filiatra to the sea. It is around 2 km from the center.
Marathopoli is located in the southwest part of Messinia and is a picturesque seaside village, 6 km far from Gargaliani. In Marathopoli you will enjoy peaceful holidays in the heart of Messinian beach, with many options for short trips. One mile across the sea, there is the islet of Proti, one of the most famous pirate islets of the Ionian Sea.