Enipeas Gorge on the Slopes of Mount Olympus

Located on the foothills of Mount Olympus, Enipeas Gorge is a wonderful landmark of the entire area and attracts travelers and nature enthusiasts from all over the world. Through a life-long process, water and air have carved the rocks and they have created a magnificent sight for sore eyes around the gorge. Also known as …

Sarakina Gorge in Crete

Following the upward road from the seaside village of Myrtos, you will reach the magnificent Sarakina Gorge in a few miles. Due to its proximity to the village, it is also called Myrtos Gorge. No matter how you call it, however, it is equally thrilling and welcomes you to a hiking experience of exemplary beauty. …

The Charming Pantavrechi Gorge

Could you ever imagine that a place where it always rains would be absolutely spectacular and filled with natural beauty? Well, the enchanting Pantavrechi Gorge is just that, as its name suggests. In fact, pantavrechi literally translates to “…Where It Always Rains” and there is scientific proof that backs it up. So if you are …

Asopos Gorge in Lamia

Asopos Gorge has been known ever since antiquity and is the natural barrier between Mountains Oiti (Oeta) and Kallidromon. It is located in Lamia, Fthiotis, forming an excellent place for nature enthusiasts. The gorge shapes a wetland of unique ecological value, with towering cliffs on either side and with lush greenery adding to the idyllic …

Lousios Gorge in Peloponnese

Located in Western Arcadia and more specifically between the regions of Stemnitsa and Zatouna and very close to Dimitsana settlement, Lousios Gorge has been characterized as “Mount Athos of Peloponnese”. The reason is quite straightforward, since you will find plenty of monasteries in an equally thrilling, mystical environment. The monastery of Saint John Prodromos dates back …

Vouraikos Gorge in Achaia

Located in Achaia region of Northern Peloponnese, Vouraikos Gorge is part of Chelmos-Vouraikos National Park and offers a wonderful experience to those lucky ones who choose hiking in nature’s magnitude. According to Greek mythology, Hercules shaped the gorge so that his loved Vourak could find a way to reach him. Although a scientific explanation is far …

Acheron Gorge with Its Splendid Mythology

In the Epirus region of Northwestern Greece lies Acheron River, one of the most famous places in Greek mythology. According to the myth, this was one of the five Rivers of the Underworld, where the Olympian God Hermes guided souls to Hades. Although this might sound macabre, it totally reflects the natural significance of the …

Samaria Gorge: The Cretan Gem Of Nature

Located in the southwestern part of Crete, the imposing Samaria Gorge stands out among the other equally impressive natural landscapes on the island. This place has been a national park ever since 1962, attracting thousands of travelers from all over the world to Chania region on a daily basis. As the longest trekking gorge in …

Gerontospilios Melidoni Cave

At an altitude of 220 meters above ground and right next to Melidoni and Panormo villages in Rethymno, one of the most significant landscapes in Crete awaits for you to discover. Gerontospilios (meaning the Old Cave) Melidoni Cave definitely ranks among the finest attractions in the wider area. Dating back to the Neolithic era, this …

Aggitis River Cave

Located around 23 kilometers northwest of Drama in Northern Greece, Aggitis river runs through a picturesque valley until it meets Strimonas river. It is of great importance to the locals and the wider region, as it has always provided water and has made the entire area fertile and welcoming. Aggitis River Cave is one of …