Unveiling the Best Destinations for Rafting in Greece

  • Tue 23 May 2023
    • Greece

In recent years, rafting has experienced a surge in popularity, captivating the hearts of adventure seekers and nature enthusiasts alike. Whether you're drawn to the serenity of the natural surroundings or crave the adrenaline rush and speed, rafting offers an unforgettable experience that keeps you coming back for more!

What is rafting exactly? 🚣‍♂️

This exhilarating activity involves navigating down a river in an inflatable boat, using paddles to maneuver through the water. Rafting is a thrilling and adventurous water sport which requires teamwork, communication, and physical exertion. As you glide along the river, surrounded by lush greenery, the rhythmic sound of water, and towering trees, you can't help but feel a deep connection to the environment. So if you're looking for a new adventure, why not give rafting a try?

Best destinations for rafting in Greece

While there are many places to go rafting around the world, Greece stands out as one of the best spots for this thrilling sport. Its majestic rivers and picturesque scenery provide an unparalleled rafting adventure in Europe. Here are our suggestions for the best destinations for rafting in Greece:

Lousios River: The Lousios River is a great option for families or those who want a more relaxed rafting experience. This gentle river flows through the Peloponnese region of Greece and offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside.

Arachthos River: For those looking for a more challenging experience, the Arachthos River is a great choice. This river flows through the beautiful Tzoumerka Mountains and offers some of the most exciting rapids in Greece.

Voidomatis River: Located in the Vikos-Aoos National Park, the Voidomatis River is considered one of the cleanest rivers in Europe and is perfect for beginners. The river is surrounded by a stunning landscape of forests, canyons, and mountains, making it a breathtakingly beautiful place to go rafting.

Venetikos and Aliakmonas Rivers: Between Meteora and Grevena, there is a unique natural landscape, surrounded by forests with huge plane tree and sandstone rocks, similar to those of Meteora! During our float we will have the opportunity to observe the special fauna of birds and mammals of the wetland, such as cormorants, herons and otters.

Tempi Valley: A route of exceptional beauty in one of the most important natural monuments of Greece. The natural and imposing passage that runs through Pineios river, known as the Tempi Valley. With passages of 1st and 2nd degree of difficulty, it is suitable for families, beginners, children and older.

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced rafter, Greece offers a variety of rivers to suit all skill levels. No matter which river you choose, rafting in Greece is an unforgettable experience that combines thrill, exercise, and scenic splendor! 

 

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Hiking & Rafting Voidomatis

4,5 hrs

€68
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Rafting Lousios

4 hrs

€60
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Rafting in Alfeios Gorge

6 hrs

€90

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