Active & Culture Tour Zagori

Active & Culture Tour Zagori

Active & Culture Tour Zagori! A tour that offers a little bit of everything!

Throughout the year
4 days
Active & Culture Tour Zagori
Price from €444


The Zagori area is one of the most picturesque regions of Greece! Beautiful, traditional, stone villages, magnificent views of the Pindos Mountains and a stunning natural setting. Having remained protected from the world until recently, the Zagori area retains the beauty of the past. Tradition and authenticity graced with lush forests, deep gorges and beautiful blue rivers! A true gem off the beaten path.

During our 4 days Active & Culture Tour Zagori tour we will have the opportunity to discover this wild region. Hike in its beautiful nature. Explore some of the 44 traditional villages. Enjoy delicious meals. Paddle down the roaring Voidomatis River. Hike in the stunning Vikos Gorge! One of the most beautiful gorges in Greece. With interconnecting footpaths that link stone villages tucked into folds of mountains. And a cool breeze that drifts through the tree-shaded gorge makes it possible to hike all summer! Maples, beech, fig, and oak trees along Greek National Trail #03 that follows the Voidomatis River through the gorge are ablaze with color and beauty!

In the well preserved villages of the Zagori, you will find traditional guesthouses, with hospitable owners and savor traditional meals made with local ingredients. This is a soft adventure cultural tour through which you will get the chance to experience the regions highlights. In case you feel like changing the activities suggested to less active or more demanding and adventurous, feel free to contact us and we will customize your holiday accordingly.

Day 1
Arrival in Zagori
Day 2
Bridges & Villages hike
Day 3
Vikos gorge crossing
Day 4
Rafting Voidomatis & Departure

Activities / Schedule

Arrival in Zagori

The tour starts from the town of Ioannina where you can either fly via a domestic flight from Athens or drive from the areas closest airports (Corfu, Preveza, and Thessaloniki) or another destination. If you need assistance on that please do not hesitate to contact us.

Depending on your arrival point and time your guide will greet you and transfer to Zagori and transfer you to the village where you will spend the night

Driving Duration: 1 hour

Overnight in Aristi village

Bridges & Villages hike

This wonderful circular hike is an ideal way of exploring the hidden gems of Central Zagori!

Starting from Vitsa village, we visit the most iconic traditional villages of the area such as Vitsa, Koukouli, Kipi and Dilofo villages. The hiking tour will give us the opportunity to see, admire and walk on the arched stone bridges, which were very significant to Zagorians as they were the only connection between the villages and its inhabitants before roads were built!

Hiking Duration: 6-7 hrs

Overnight in Aristi village

Vikos gorge crossing

We start the hike at the village of Monodendri and after 45 minutes we enter the Vikos gorge. We will need approximately 4 hours until we reach the springs of Voidomatis and another hour until we reach the village of Vikos.

The landscape of the 20 km long gorge, 12 km οf which belonging to the Vikos – Aoos National Park’s core zοne, presents a diverse relief and is characterized by abrupt altitudinal changes. Steep slopes and precipitous rocky cliffs dominate in the middle and higher zones respectively. The gorge has been carved over millions of years by Voidomatis River.

Hiking Duration: 6-7 hrs

Overnight in Aristi village

Rafting Voidomatis & Departure

A relaxing rafting descent in the crystal clear waters of Voidomatis river, in the heart of the National Park of Vikos – Aoos.

Voidomatis River rises in Vikos gorge and follows an impressive waterway wreathed with age-long plane trees that border its bed and traditional stone bridges over the waters. Voidomatis River joins its crystal clear waters with those of Aoos River, in Konitsa’s plain.

After this happy end we transfer you back to our pick point to continue your journey!

Important Info

In a glance

UTC+02:00 (EET)


  • Discover beautiful architecture in the picturesque traditional villages.
  • Hike the world’s deepest canyon
  • Discover the beauty of Voidomatis springs
  • Observe the impresive dolomites rock formations‎
  • Have fun whilst swimming and jumping in the crystal clear waters

Fixed Departures

  • MAY 2024: 23-26
  • JUNE 2024: 13-16
  • JULY 2024: 4-7
  • SEPTEMBER 2024: 12-15 & 26-29
  • OCTOBER 2024: 3-6 & 17-20

Minimum participation: 4 persons.


Fixed Departures Price: 

  • 446€/person for 8 participants
  • 469€/person for 7 participants
  • 498€/person for 6 participants
  • 540€/person for 5 participants
  • 571€/person for 4 participants
  • 664€/person for 3 participants
  • 851€/person for 2 participants


  • 444€/person for 8 participants
  • 458€/person for 7 participants
  • 480€/person for 6 participants
  • 512€/person for 5 participants
  • 559€/person for 4 participants
  • 589€/person for 3 participants
  • 721€/person for 2 participants

 Fully Guided:

  • 516€/person for 8 participants
  • 534€/person for 7 participants
  • 548€/person for 6 participants
  • 593€/person for 5 participants
  • 661€/person for 4 participants
  • 724€/person for 3 participants
  • 924€/person for 2 participants

Single supplement:120€/person

General Information

Trekking Hellas offers and array of hikes and active experiences all over Greece. Our team also creates tailor made tours and activities, so feel free to contact us if your preferences and needs are not met by our programs. We will help you design the prefect vacation for you! 


  • Large, comfortable rucksack (40 – 50 liters) with padded straps and waist belt, internal frame preferred; waterproof liner recommended keeping clothing, etc. dry inside
  • Sturdy, worn in trekking shoes
  • Good waterproof top with hood
  • Warm clothes, both for windy / cold daytime conditions and for the cool evenings (fleece tops or similar)
  • Shorts and long trousers for walking, preferably quick-drying material (cotton or poly-cotton not denim)
  • Sweatshirts or T-shirts for walking, at least one with long sleeves and collar (against sunburn)
  • Sunglasses, towel, sun hat or cap, sun block
  • Swimsuit, towel
  • Your own personal water bottle. As part of our environmental policy and actions, we are committed to eliminating the use of plastic water bottles.
  • Wash bag and simple first aid kit (plasters or blister kit, aspirin or similar, antiseptic)
  • Photographers: bring your cameras


Active & Culture Tour Zagori

Active & Culture Tour Zagori! A tour that offers a little bit of everything!

Price from €444



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