Greece

Sometimes considered to be the birthplace of western civilization, Greece is a paradise on the Mediterranean, with mountain, coastal and island adventures galore.

Top Adventures in Greece

  • Explore Santorini, Greece

    Santorini is a fun little Greek island in the Mediterranean Sea. While the island does have a small airport, the most common way to get there is via a ferry from Athens.There are several ferry operators that differ in speed and price. I took a Blu...

  • Cliff Dive at Mavra Volia Beach

    Picture a desolate place tucked away from time. If you are looking for some peace of mind and serenity, Mavra Volia is magic. Follow a narrow road just past the harbor of Emporios and you will find this black pebble beach. The pebbles were create...

  • Climb Mount Olympus

    Getting to the trailhead of Mount Olympus includes a 17km drive up the winding mountains north of the Greek town of Litochoro. Once at the trailhead, begin the steady ascent up the Prionia trail. There are three official routes up Mount Olympus, b...

    5 miles 5000 ft gain

  • Jumping off the Diving Block off Elli Beach

    Located just off Elli Beach, is a three tiered diving block. It is visible from the beach, and definitely expect to be out there with some locals! I was there in the middle of summer and did not find it to be over-crowded, but if you went early m...

  • Hike to the Ancient City of Lissos

    This hike starts Southwest of Sougia at the far end of the Sougia harbor. There will be a rocky beach and a small wooden gate that you must open and close behind you. There will be a little wood sign that says "Lissos" to let you know that you're ...

    3.1 miles 656.2 ft gain

  • Motorbike From Paleochora to Sougia

    First off, if you're traveling to Crete I suggest staying on the South side of the island in a town called Paleochora. It gives you an authentic feel of Greece without sacrificing some key amenities. It's also a great starting pointing to rent a m...

  • Hike Mount Zas

    The birth place for the God Zeus, you enter through the easier part of the mountain called Aria Spring/Cave of Zeus. Getting there from the center of Naxos is about a 12 kilometer 4wheeler ride to the base of the mountain. Travelling is very easy,...

    4 miles 3300 ft gain

  • Hike the Imbros Gorge

    Imbros Gorge is one of the many gorges that can be found in the White Mountains sierra at the south-western part of the island of Crete, Greece. The gorge is part of the E4 European hiking path and it is easily accessible and properly marked. The...

    6.8 miles 2132.5 ft gain

  • Hike to Shipwreck Beach View Point

    People travel to the island of Zakynthos solely to see the beautiful views of Shipwreck Beach. The water is a blue color you never knew existed and is worth the hype and more. The view from the top is my personal favorite but you can also take a b...

    0.5 miles 0 ft gain

  • Hike from Meskla to Zourva

    Meskla and Zourva are two villages located at the roots of the White Mountains sierra, island of Crete, Greece. Both villages are easily accessible by road, however there is a path that connects them that is a hiker's paradise. Starting from Meskl...

    984.3 ft gain

  • Hike Along the Santorini Caldera from Fira to Oia

    I did this 2 years ago and I still rank it as one of the most beautiful days of my entire life. For pretty much the entire walk, you are looking at incredible views over the caldera of the island of Santorini. You will stop constantly to take pict...

    6 miles

  • Visit the Archeological Site of Delphi

    In ancient Greece, Delphi was regarded as the centre of the world. The sanctuary of Delphi, was for many centuries the cultural and religious centre and symbol of unity for the Hellenic world. The history of Delphi begins in prehistory and in the ...

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