The Best Outdoor Activities in Greece

Discover the best hiking, camping, backpacking, fitness, and more.

Explore Santorini, Greece

Greece / 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.

Michael Matti
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Cliff Dive at Mavra Volia Beach

Greece / Mavra Volia

Picture a desolate place tucked away from time. If you are looking for some peace of mind and serenity, Mavra Volia is magic.

Gaby Colletta
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Jumping off the Diving Block off Elli Beach

Greece / Eli Beach

Located just off Elli Beach, is a three tiered diving block.

Caitlin Morrison
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Hike to the Ancient City of Lissos

Greece / Sougia Harbor

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.

Korey Taylor
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Climb Mount Olympus

Greece / Prionia Trailhead

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.

Shalee Blackmer
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Motorbike From Paleochora to Sougia

Greece / Notos Rent A Car

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.

Korey Taylor
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Hike Mount Zas

Greece / Mount Zas Trailhead

The birth place for the God Zeus, you enter through the easier part of the mountain called Aria Spring/Cave of Zeus.

patrick GATES
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