There is no better way to discover Greece’s mountainous natural beauties, than practicing one of the various mountain activities that this country has to offer. Mountain activities will introduce you to the alternative side of Greece’s natural beauty, to lofty peaks, vertical cliffs, white-water gorges, rivers, lakes, forests and trails running through it all. However, it is not just the untouched and unspoilt landscapes of Greece, the national parks, the alpine meadows and the huge vertical cliffs that resemble sculptures. It’s also the unique climate that makes Greece the ideal destination for mountain activities.
From spring through summer, autumn and winter, the landscape literally transforms itself, ensuring that you will experience something new, no matter how many times you visit. Landscapes of unparalleled natural beauty will accommodate whatever activity you choose to do on the mountains. The list of activities is rich and includes:
So, gather your friends or family and set off on an thrilling holiday adventure on the Greek mountains. Be informed that on Kalymnos island, in the Aegean, you’ll find one of the world’s ten best rock-climbing spots and on Crete you can hike Samaria, the longest gorge in Europe.
We advise you to check regularly our ‘Schools / Clubs’ and ‘Equipment Shops’ sections, in order to get in contact with qualified instructors and locate shops that will provide you with the necessary technical equipment. Furthermore, we recommend you to visit our ‘Accommodation’ section, for nearby accommodation arrangements.