Adventure

  • Exploring Vikos gorge

    Adventure, Climbing, River Rafting, Trekking August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    The Vikos Gorge is a gorge in the Pindus Mountains of northern Greece. It lies on the southern slopes of Mount Tymfi, with a length of about 20 km, depth ranging from 450 m to 1600 m and width from 400 m to some meters at its narrowest part. Vikos […]

     
  • Rafting in Tzoumerka river

    Adventure, River Rafting August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 2 comments

    The region of Tzoumerka is located in central Greece. Getting there is a 3 hours journey from Athens, which definately worths the effort. River Arachthos is a brilliant choice for those looking for action, instead of just enjoying a peaceful trip. Rafting in Arachthos is a totally refreshing activity, mainly […]

     
  • Exploring in Ismarida Lake

    Adventure, Ismarida Lake August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    Ismarida lake and its lake complex are located in the south side of Rodopi prefecture. It took its name from the neighboring Ismaros mountain but locals call the lake “Mitrikou» or “Mana” (mother). Ismarida lake is a unified complex of water biotopes including the Vosvozi and Filiouri river falls and […]

     
  • Rafting in Alfeios river

    Adventure, River Rafting August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    Alfeios is the longest river in the Peloponnese, in Greece. The river is 110 km long, flowing through the prefectures of Arcadia and Ilia. Its source is near Megalopoli in the highlands of Arcadia. The river begins near Davia in central Arcadia, then flows between Leontari and Megalopoli through a […]

     
  • Trekking in Fonias canyon

    Adventure, Trekking August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    Fonias canyon is an outstanding destination for those who are looking for an active adventure in a superb natural environment. Located in the island of Samothraki in Northern Greece, Fonias canyon is considered to be a marvelous trek. Samothraki can be reached by boat within 2 hours (from the port […]

     
  • Rafting in Vikos–Aoös National Park

    Adventure, River Rafting August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 1 comment

    The Vikos–Aoös National Park is a national park in the periphery of Epirus in northwestern Greece. The park, founded in 1973, is one of ten national parks in mainland Greece and is located 30 kilometers (19 mi) north of the city of Ioannina in the northern part of the Pindus […]

     
  • Exploring Enipeas gorge

    Adventure, Trekking August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    Trekking along Enipeas gorge can be a fascinating experience for nature lovers. Located at Mount Olympus, in Northern Greece, Enipeas gorge is an amazing destination for those who are in favor of walking through high rocks and unique flora. Getting to the gorge is an one hour journey from the […]

     
  • Rafting in Haliacmon river

    Adventure, River Rafting August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    The Haliacmon is the longest river in Greece, with a total length of 322 km (200 miles). Haliacmon is the traditional English name for the river, but many sources cite the formerly official Katharevousa version of the name, Aliákmon. Today, the only official variant is the demotic Aliákmonas. It rises […]

     
  • Exploring Acherontas river

    Adventure, Trekking August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    Acherontas is a former municipality in Thesprotia, Epirus, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Souli, of which it is a municipal unit. It was named after the river Acheron. Population 2,344 (2001). The seat of the municipality was in Gardiki Souli. River Aherontas […]

     
  • Rafting in Strimon river

    Adventure, River Rafting, Travel Greece August 4, 2011 at 6:10 pm 0 comments

    Its ancient name was Strymon. Its catchment area is 10,800 km². It takes its source from the Vitosha Mountain in Bulgaria, runs first westward, then southward, enters Greek territory at the Kula village and flows into the Strymonian Gulf in Aegean Sea, near Amphipolis in the Serres prefecture. The river’s […]