Wednesday, March 26, 2014 – Greece is a country blessed with a rich culture and heritage, which is why it is one of the most beloved tourist destinations around the world. Most folks are unaware that Greece has much more to offer than monuments, buildings, and museums; in fact, there is a great deal to experience when you take on… adventure travel to Greece.
Greece is full of rugged terrains, steep mountains, and of course olive trees. The best hiking destinations, though busy, include Mount Olympus, exploring the hidden beaches of Pelion, and discovering picturesque beauty of Sporades islands.
The Mediterranean Adventure
Greece is an exotic holiday destination mostly due to its beautiful beaches and Mediterranean climate. It’s the perfect place to indulge in water sports such as swimming, diving, canoeing, caving, windsurfing, surfing and sea kayaking. Be sure to travel to the amazing coastlines of Argostoli.
Take advantage of the coasts in Greece… truly. Coasteering is the art of traversing the rugged and rocky coastline by climbing, swimming, and rock scrambling. When you adventure travel to Greece, you’ll find the coasts of the Pelion Peninsula and North Pelion to be perfect for a coasteering day trips and group tours. These areas are naturally full of high cliffs, boulders, lush vegetation, and mysterious caves.
If you are looking for a climbing adventure, then Greece certainly has a lot to offer. There are plenty of places in Greece that offer the rock climbing experiences to all age groups and size. Discover the rock pillars of Meteora or discover the secret beach of Mikro. Indulge in the pure rock climbing on Mount Olympus, Kalymnos, and Agria as an experienced climber. If you don’t have any experience in rock climbing, there are a number of tour operators that offer adventure travel services, accompanied by training from expert climbers, to tourist groups.