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!

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...
We really enjoyed the gorges of Crete. As you know, from our other stories, when there is a gorge (or an opportunity for hiking and trekking) we would grab it and we would definitely go to walk through its route.During our...
You may have heard of Chios Island for their Easter customs with fireworks and all, and you may have heard them for the famous Chios Mastic. Yet, is that all? Nope. Chios has great hiking trails and a spectacular...
The day was promising and the sun was shining while raising and glowing. A perfect day for Hiking Agrafa! Another great day was starting at Montanema, where we would meet Constantinos, our initiator into the hiking paths of Agrafa...
Greece on Foot is an interesting team. They are a small group of walkers who love Arcadia. But that is not all... The group consists of a living community of farmers working as locals did for centuries; picking olives...
The region around Athens features warm weather year long and unspoilt Mediterranean landscapes, topped with worldclass attractions, a sophisticated nightlife and beaches with crystal clear waters. Thus, make Athens and Attica suitable for outdoor activities. The Apollo Coast …or Athens Riviera,...
Located and headquartered in Astraka Guest House, Papigo Adventure offers great experiences to remember for a lifetime. The company offers trekking and rafting activities and days out for groups, families, and corporate teams. Guided excursions can also be arranged,...
Perfectly combining history and culture with nature and soft adventure activities, this exploration will take you on an unforgettable trip through: Central Greece attractions at highlands!Starting by visiting the UNESCO Worldwide Heritage site of Delphi, this exploration gives you...
There are places in the world, which are hidden from the first sight, they are not on headlines and you hardly can hear from your friends about them. But after you visit Zagoria villages you will be one of...
Have you ever imagined walking on the footsteps of Alexander the Great? Being in Greece this is one of the must-to-experience activities. The crossing of Alexander the Great is a new activity of Trekking Hellas which -with extreme enthusiasm...
If you have ever been for mountain hiking on any of the Greek mountains you definitely have experienced that amazing beauty of the change of scenery and the open unobstructed gazing at the horizon. It’s an amazing feeling that...
Volissos Chios, Malagkiotis Valley and Panagia Neromylon at the Amani area - these odd sounding names are your key words to discovering one of the most interesting hiking trails of the north part of Chios island. By the way,...
A very interesting and refreshing route. You can go against the current from the beginning at the "cross section" where the many stairs that lead to the tavern begin, or you can climb up all the stairs, pass through...
Donkey Trekking Kefalonia is located in the heart of the village Grizata, close to the harbour city Sami, at the east coast of Kefalonia.Get off the beaten path and discover the beauty of Kefalonia the traditional way. My well...
There is an archaeological site to the right of the highest point of the main road from Aetos to Piso Aetos . From the area where the church of St. George is, there is a steep path that leads...
Viros Gorge is a deep gorge, starting from the peak of Profitis Ilias (Taygetus summit) and ending into the sea of Kardamili bay. According to Mythology Pyrrhus, the son of Achilles traversed the gorge to reach ancient Sparta to...
From our friends in Skiathos, here are 2 great hiking trips. Skiathos Route 1  : HARD  LEVEL  Distance:  14 km  Estimated time:  5-5:30 h Our route starts from the ring road of the town from the point that the asphalt ascends...
Another great route in Ithaca Greece. Starting-point for this track is the old Panaghia’s church, above the cemetery, at the top of Perachori village.After the church, at the corner of the main street, the old street goes right to Paleochora....
Through Stymfalia Lake Following the road from Kiato to the mountainous Korinthos and having left behind the endless vineyards ( which at the end of summer give us the famous currants ) , we reach the plain Stymfalia with the...