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Hiking & Trekking Activities

Here are our hiking activities, trekking and mountaineering excursions in different parts of the world. We love going to the mountains, as much as loving beaches. Mountains transmit freedom and grandeur and we love that. We hike a lot in Greece and have done some in Europe. We aim to hike in as many mountains as possible!

Hiking New Zealand is home to beautiful range of sceneries ranging from mountains to cascading waterfalls as well as sandy beaches. For a tourist or even a local person the best way to see the gorgeous landscape of a country...
Summer is finally here! Summer hiking is a completely different experience. Summer is wonderful but can also come with serious issues when you are active in the great outdoors. Hiking in summer is one summer activity you need to...
It is a great pleasure to discover the beauty of your own country. Vikos Gorge, located at the Northwest part of Greece, well known as Zagorohoria, is one of those. Vikos Gorge is the deepest gorge in the world. At...
I think most of our readers who are interested in hiking, trekking and mountaineering have heard of Decathlon, right? The company is one of the top sellers for sports and outdoor gear in the world. A few months ago...
We couldn't leave without hiking Crete Greece. This island has so many mountains that they provoke you to hike them "if you dare". The tough combination of really hot and strong sun, with the wild terrain of Crete, speak out:...
This is our experience while hiking a route that went through many waterfalls in Greece, all located in one place. That place is Nemouta and you may never heard of it before. But, it is a paradise environment. The village...
This hiking route ends up to the famous Apeiranthos village of Naxos. The route starts inside the beautiful Moni village, continues through forests and streams and majestic hillsides, then you climb a mountain (Fanari mountain) and behind the mountain is...
One of the main reasons we went to Naxos was for hiking. Hiking Naxos seemed like a promising experience before getting there. Reality exceeded our expectations since both hiking and accommodation were really really great. We made some new friends...
One of the must visit villages of Naxos is Chalki (otherwise known as Chalkio or Halkio). The village is situated at the center of Naxos. It has some pretty beautiful sites inside the village, yet the secrets are around...
Many think that hiking Santorini Greece is something not real. The well-known island of Cyclades is a popular destination for vacations, tons of pictures and some pretty nice beaches. But hiking? Yes, Santorini has some nice hiking routes. One that...
This time in Lesvos we did a very beautiful hiking trip through the mountain of Olympus (967m), which is located over Agiassos. Yes, this is a different mountain Olympus. Mountain Olympus of Agiassos Mt Olympus overlooking Agiassos village, is the highest...
Where is Kirfi, someone may ask, and why to go there for trekking? It is located between Fokida and Voiotia prefectures. It's tallest top is called "Xirovouni", which translates to "Dry Mountain". The reason for this? There are no...
Our adventures and outdoor activities in Lesvos island, Greece were becoming more and more intriguing, as we were about to ride some bikes through dirt roads and forests. Lesvos island offers a huge variety of cycling/mountain bike and hiking routes. Imagine...
The forest of Skiritida next to the village of Vlachokerasia is just 2 hours from Athens, so it is perfect for a day trip or a weekend. If you are a nature lover and fancy to explore traditional villages you...
You lift your head... just to imagine giants, and maybe some angels flying with their blazing winds over your head. Welcome to Meteora Greece. You try to stand back and starting to realize the enormous size of the rocks all around you....
It was a pleasant winter Sunday. Chilly but with that amazing Greek sunshine. A perfect day to go for hiking at Greek mountains. This time we packed for Kithaironas. We had recently discovered a new group, organizing hiking trips in...
A guest post by Eirini Kotsaki, from Let's Trek! The Frakto Virgin Forest is located at the northern borders of Greece, in the area where an imaginary line drawn  from Paranesti municipality (Drama prefecture) meets the Greek-Bulgarian border line. Frakto Virgin Forest is...
We have been at the general area of Orini Nafpaktia and of Nafpaktos city before. However, this is a big area. Many think that this mountain over Nafpaktos can be tracked and explored in a day. Yet, that is far...
The Nestos river straits starts from Galani village at Xanthi. A guest post from Vassilis and Ioanna. Length: 4 km and 100 meters Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes. Altitude slope: 113 meters. Route rating: Cross and return on...
The trail is part of the international path E6 which starts from the village of Livaditi and, crossing a beautiful beech forest filled with streams of running water, it leads to the waterfall of Livaditis. (This article is a guest...