Greece Tours, Travel & Backpacker Adventure
Consisting of a mainland and nearly 2,000 islands in South Eastern Europe,
Greece offers big opportunities for adventure travelers looking for
their next exciting experience!
Vikos-Aoos Gorge is an incredible
natural formation in the Vikos-Aoos National Park, and is the center
for many popular extreme sports! Listed in the Guinness Book of
records as the deepest in the world, the walls are up to 1km in
height! The spectacular gorge is 12 km long with the beautiful
Voidomatis River flowing through it. Kayaking and rafting is popular
here as the descent of the river is navigated. The ancient Mount
Olympus is a popular destination for hikers and climbers. The Mytikas
peak reaches 2,917 meters high!
The clean clear waters around Greece
are a dive enthusiasts playground! Snorkeling is allowed everywhere,
however scuba diving is forbidden in areas which have underwater
antiquities. There are many beautiful beaches in Greece, some are
sandy and some are pebbly but all of them lead to beautifully blue,
clean, clear water! Sailing, windsurfing, kite surfing and water
skiing are all popular adventure activities you can enjoy in the warm
blue Aegean waters! Adventure travel is found all over the exciting
country of Greece.