The geographical features make it a wonderful destination for active holidays in Greece and attracts tourists from all over the world. The vast 14,000 km of coastline spread along more than 2,000 greek islands, mountain peaks reaching up to 2,000 metres, wild rivers, huge rock formations, deep gorges, dense forests and big, natural or artificial lakes constitute this wonderful land and make it an ideal setting for activity holidays in Greece with a whole range of active sports including mountain biking, windsurfing, snorkeling, trekking, kayaking, rafting, canyoning, horse-riding, skiing, etc.
In many cases and locations, these activities are organized by athletic teams or associations. Therefore, even if you are novice in some sports, do not worry! Experienced staff will help you out. The following are the details of a few of the available facilities for Greece active holidays.
Cretan Adventures offers outdoor activities and alternative forms of tourism on the island of Crete.
Elements Outdoor Adventures organizes extreme and alternative activities in Kefalonia, including sea kayaking, stand up paddling, caving and canyoning.
Mindloop team has its base in Thessaloniki and organizes activities in Halkidiki and other places of northern Greece. Its activities include windsurf, kitesurf, mountaineering, snowkite, sailing sup surf and more.
Leros Active organizes active holidays in Leros island, including wreck diving, walking to historical sites of the Battle of Leros and the Guns of Navarone, and also gastronomic excursions.
Trekking Andros organizes active and alternative activities on the island of Andros, from hiking through wild gorges to yoga and well-being courses.