The Peloponnese is home to a wonderful variety of activity for outdoorsy types and a paradise for thrill seekers and adventure-lovers, set against the backdrop of some of Europe’s most beautiful countryside.
For those who fancy something a little different from their trip to the region of Peloponnese, here are great adventures on offer in this wonderful region. It is like a huge outdoor sports space, an endless and legendary arena for those who need to become one with nature, to shatter the limits, to learn the unknown.
Peloponnese offers an endless choice of land sports and activities: Mountaineering, climbing, trekking, mountain biking, spelunking (caving), canyoning, horseback riding, skiing, snowboarding, etc, are just a few of the sports that you can enjoy in Peloponnese throughout the year as the climate is ideal for outdoor activities and sports.
The Peloponnese boasts some of the best hiking trails in Greece and it is not just the natural environment that is waiting to be discovered. A highlands hike follows ancient trails carved in the mountain and the hiker finds himself lost in the physical beauties of the highlands as he enjoys their secrets.
Beyond its hiking trails, the Peloponnese also offers horse rides in northern Parnonas, rock climbing in Leonidio and Cavo Malia, rafting on the Alfeios and Ladonas rivers, canyoning on Vyros and Rintomo gorges.
And this is not to mention the water sports and fascinating scuba-diving and snorkeling adventures that open a whole new window of opportunity for exploring the region’s marine life.
Travelers who are fans of nature, of the mountains and the sea, as well as adrenaline junkies will find what they need in the mythic Peloponnese experience.