Canyoning is a mountain engineering activity that combines climbing, caving and hiking. It is a highly adventurous sports activity, concentrated on crossing gorges, following the water flow and using ropes to descent the difficult parts. During a canyoning experience, you will hike on beautiful mountain trails, cross river ponds, walk on rivers beads, cross canyons and descent on waterfalls with technical means. It is an activity for those who love mountain and water. Multiple locations, daytrips and canyoning weekends can be arranged in canyons close to Athens, like in Parnitha and Gerania, or in other popular destinations such  Peloponnese, Fthiotida, and the island of Evia. Prices vary depending on the group size and difficulty of the canyon.

Agios Loukas canyon in Xylokastro area

-Description

A beautiful and entertaining canyon with many slides and plunges is situated in Ksilokatsro area. This is an easy canyon that suits both beginners as well as demanding and experienced canyoneers.

-Distance from Athens : 2 hours and 30 minutes.

-It includes the following:

Accompaniment by certified and experienced instructors

Providing all the necessary equipment (belt, helmet, backpack)

Water, snacks

-Physical fitness levels 
You should have average physical endurance, know how to swim, not be afraid of heights, be able to plunge into the water from 3 metres high and carry a backpack with you personal gear.

-Duration

​Canyon descent: 3 - 4  hours.

Number of descents : 4

Highest descent : 9 meters.

Natural water slides : 2 
Hiking: 45’.
Suggested starting time: 10:00

Estimated time of exit from the canyon : 15.00-16.00

 

-Essential gear that you must have with you:
Extra pair of shoes, shocks and tshirt
Swimsuit/ trunks and towel
A pair of slip resistant shoes for walking in water
1 bottle of mineral water + snacks

Extreme Tours as an official certified training and activities center by the ICAN, provides ICAN membership at the end of the activity.

-Transportation

Transport is done with your own vehicle

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Miloi canyon Alepohori area, Gerania mountain

-Description

Dry but challenging canyon at Gerania mountains for beginners and experienced canyoners. Suitable for those who want to do a canyoning trip close to Athens. 

-Distance from Athens - 45 min drive

-Details of the the activity

Hiking : 40 - 50 min

Number of descents : 14

Maximum decsent : 27 m

Lenth : 750 m

Duration : 5 hours

-It includes the following:

Accompaniment by certified and experienced instructors

Providing all the necessary equipment (belt, helmet, backpack)

Water, snacks

-Requirements

You don’t need previous experience to join the tour, good physical condition and love for nature and sports is all you need.

-Physical condition

Basic endurance, you have to be able to carry your personal bag with your personal equipment.

-What you should have with you

A pair of extra shoes, water, snacks and an extra pair of shirt.  

-Equipment

We provide all the safety equipment including helmet, safety belt, canyoning bag.

Extreme Tours as an official certified training and activities center by the ICAN, provides ICAN membership at the end of the activity.

-Transportation

Transport is done with your own vehicle

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Gerakina Canyon at Loutraki

Nearby is the Gerakina Gorge. The gorge is located in the area of ​​Schinos and is ideal for those who want to experience a first experience in a dry canyon. It is recommended for beginners but also for more experienced people who want to try and live a unique experience. It counts 17 technical descents using a rope, where the largest one reaches 30 meters. The experience you will experience and your company, will remain unforgettable.

-TECHNICAL INFORMATION:
Number of Rappel races: 17
Maximum descent: 30 meters
Length: 1100m
Preparation - training: 30min
Access time to entry: 60min
Breaking time: 5-6 hours
Access time to exit: 10min

-It includes the following:
Accompaniment by certified and experienced instructors
Providing all the necessary equipment (belt, helmet, backpack)
Water, snacks

-Physical fitness levels You should have average physical endurance, know how to swim, not be afraid of heights, be able to plunge into the water from 3 metres high and carry a backpack with you personal gear.

Extreme Tours as an official certified training and activities center by the ICAN, provides ICAN membership at the end of the activity.

 

-TIPS:
Shoes suitable for walking on uneven ground and protect the ankle.
Water not less than 2 liters, and snacks for the duration of the activity.
First pair of Shoes, socks after leaving the gorge, second blouse or T-Shirt.

-Transportation

Transport is done with your own vehicle

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