Rafting areas and clubs In Northern Greece, the most popular areas to practice rafting in Greece are: Arachtos River (Epirus) and Tavropos and Megdovas Rivers (Evritania, Central Greece).
In the Peloponnese, you can do some rafting in Loussios and Alfios Rivers (Arcadia). These rafting paths present various degrees of difficulty. There are some parts that require certain rafting experience and previous capacities, while there are also others that are appropriate for beginners. In any case, most clubs that organize rafting in Greece offer courses for novices. Note that some excursions last for more than one day and may combine rafting with other sports, such as trekking or horse riding.
We will head to Loussios River close to the traditional settlement Karytena, built on a frabjous rock. On the way we visit the unique Kapsia Cave, a true masterpiece for the eyes of the visitor under the earth, aged over than 3.000.000 years!
Loussios, one of the most beautiful rivers of Greece, attracts people from all over the world and is the river where Zeus used to bathe himself according to Greek Mythology!
The descent is of 2nd degree of difficulty, starting from Loussios, continuing to Alfios River, and ending to the spectacular bridge of "Koukos". At first, our guides will teach you the rafting basics so you can easily control the raft and enjoy the route. During the descent, you will also have the chance to swim in the river and admire the unique nature of Greek mainland. In the end, lunch will be served in the rafting base.
Rafting in river Alfeios is a spectacular experience for visitors of Peloponnese. Alfeios is 111 klm long and is the most important river in Southern Greece. Located in central Peloponnese (two hours journey from Athens), river Alfeios is considered to be an outstanding destination for rafting and κayaking.
Grading from 2 up to 4, this amazing river is a perfect mix of tranquility and pure adventure. Visitors have the opportunity to enjoy stunning views of enormous trees and rocky landscapes, while feeling the excitement of a strenuous activity.
The region of Alfeios is a destination of unique beauty, as travellers have the chance to enjoy rafting through narrow canyons, surrounded by huge rocks and an outstanding variety of flora.
Except for rafting, climbing and trekking are activities that can be practiced in the region.