The small fishing village of Agios Nikolaos is situated in Outer Mani, close to Stoupa
. It has a line of fish tavernas along the port and authentic atmosphere. There are no beaches in the village itself, the closest are 1 km south of Agios Nikolaos - two pebbly coves called Pantazi and Voulimeneas. The sandy beaches of Stoupa are just 4 km north.