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Is Kalamata Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Kalamata?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Kalamata.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Greece, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.


In Kalamata Greece, people still use potable water from large municipal water plants. These systems are not up to par and certainly do not meet government guidelines for tap water quality. The large scale treatment of tap water done by the municipality is a very costly effort. Many of the smaller municipalities also contribute to this problem by siphoning off the treated tap water and selling it back to the consumers. Many of the larger bottled water suppliers do not have the same problems as the bigger water companies when it comes to tap water quality.

Many of the Tap Water Safety standards that are put into place for tap water suppliers have actually been found to be inadequate or even harmful in some cases. In Kalamata there are many major water stations that are connected to a single municipal sewer line and the entire system functions without any type of filtration. There is no way for the quality of tap water to be checked before it is purchased. If contami

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.94 in USD (1.5-liter)


Kalamata tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31% Low
  • Water Pollution 38% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 69% High
  • Water Quality 63% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Kalamata, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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