Nefeli Canyon Papingo: B Section
About The Place
Nefely Canyon and the Papingo area form an enchanting duo in Greece’s Epirus region. Nefely Canyon’s rugged beauty captivates with its steep cliffs and lush greenery, offering a haven for hikers and nature enthusiasts. Meanwhile, the picturesque village of Papingo, nestled in the Vikos–Aoös National Park, is a charming gateway to pristine alpine landscapes. With its traditional stone architecture and welcoming atmosphere, Papingo beckons travelers to explore its cobblestone streets and venture into the surrounding natural wonders, making this combination a paradise for both adventure seekers and those in search of tranquil serenity.
- 6 Hours
Embark on an unforgettable canyoning adventure that seamlessly blends the thrill of extreme sports with the serenity of untouched wilderness. Canyoning, often considered the pinnacle of outdoor pursuits, combines the exhilaration of hiking through untamed landscapes, swimming in pristine river waters, and descending vertical waterfalls through rappelling, all while equipped with specialized gear.
Immerse yourself in the invigorating coolness of the waters, challenge the heights that induce dizziness, conquer the monumental vertical cliffs, and navigate through narrow passages, all within the awe-inspiring grandeur of the ravine. This canyoning escapade promises an unending and unique journey for those seeking the ultimate in extreme experiences.
Selecting a canyoning route unveils the true essence of the sport, transcending the ordinary and inviting you into a realm of unspoiled natural beauty. Each decision, whether to explore caves or execute jumps, allows you to customize the adventure’s intensity according to your preferences, ensuring an experience tailored to your comfort level. The splendor of water-sculpted gorges awaits your exploration, granting you access to nature’s hidden marvels at your own rhythm.
Our journey commences at the revered Papigo church, guiding us along a path that winds down to the source of the Voidomatis River. Within a leisurely 25-minute ride, we encounter the site of the first rappel. The initial trio of rappels is closely intertwined, offering heights ranging from 4 to 7 meters. The subsequent five rappels present a slightly greater challenge, with the tallest descending to 20 meters. These cascading descents are also positioned in close proximity, intensifying the thrill of the experience.
Upon completing the exhilarating rappelling sequence, a 45-minute trail awaits on our left, leading us back to the starting point. This journey back offers a tranquil opportunity to reflect on the awe-inspiring moments of the canyoning adventure.
Discover the unparalleled excitement of canyoning, where every descent, jump, and step forward is a testament to your daring spirit and nature’s magnificence.
What to Bring
Pair of hiking shoes
Α pair of underwear or your swimsuit.
A bath towel
We provide all necessary technical gear and equipment (except for your shoes, each individual need to have a pair of hiking shoes)
- Participants Minimum age 8+
- Physical Condition: Moderate
- Starting Time 10:00
- Ending Time 16:00
- Distance from Ioannina : 1 hour and 15 minutes