About The Place
Nestled within the embrace of the myth-laden Olympus National Park in Greece, the Orlias Canyon stands as a testament to the Earth’s artistic prowess. Carved through millennia by the rhythmic dance of water, this natural wonder showcases nature’s mastery of shaping stone and water into a symphony of rugged beauty.
As you venture into the depths of Orlias Canyon, the world transforms into a realm of enchantment. Towering cliffs, draped in vibrant mosses and ferns, flank the narrow passage, casting cool shadows over the crystal-clear waters that meander below. The air is laced with the invigorating scent of damp earth and the gentle rustling of leaves, soothing the senses and igniting the spirit of adventure.
The path through the canyon leads you along the murmuring stream, guiding your journey as you traverse rocks and cross small wooden bridges. Cascading waterfalls cascade from heights, painting the scene with glistening threads of silver. The interplay of light and shadow on the canyon walls creates an ever-changing canvas that evokes a sense of reverence for the ancient geological forces at play.
Orlias Canyon isn’t just a marvel for the eyes; it’s a sensory experience that leaves an indelible imprint. The cool waters invite you to dip your fingers and feel the rhythm of life coursing through them. Birds flit through the foliage, their songs harmonizing with the soothing chorus of the stream, creating a melody of nature that’s impossible to forget.
For those who dare to explore its wonders, Orlias Canyon offers a journey into the heart of untouched wilderness. It’s a place where time seems to stand still, where the world’s ancient beauty envelops you in its embrace. As you emerge from the canyon, the memory of its splendor remains, a vivid reminder of the hidden treasures that the Olympus National Park cradles within its majestic arms.
Magnificent natural scenery
Rappelling consecutive waterfalls
Swimming & sliding into natural ponds
- 5 to 6 Hours
Immerse yourself in the thrill and excitement of Orlias Canyoning, a dynamic one-day tour designed to deliver a day brimming with adrenaline, laughter, and adventure.
Canyoning, a heart-pounding activity, invites us to traverse the natural path of water while conquering diverse obstacles through specialized techniques. As we venture into the canyon’s depths, a world of exhilaration unfurls before us. Rappelling down majestic waterfalls, taking daring plunges into the pristine embrace of river pools, and experiencing the rush of nature’s own water slides all form part of this remarkable journey.
Situated against the enchanting eastern slopes of Mount Olympus, Orlias Canyon becomes the stage for this enchanting adventure. The landscape immerses us in lushness and awe, as the gorge’s sparkling waters weave a liquid symphony through its heart. Along the way, discover an array of natural slides and inviting pools, enticing us to dive in and revel in the aquatic playground. At the inception of the gorge, a sequence of captivating waterfalls welcomes us, and we conquer them with the exhilarating technique of abseiling. But this is merely the inception, as an uninterrupted play with water ushers us into a realm of endless joy and wonder, rendering an experience that will linger in our memories.
Perfectly suited for beginners, Orlias Canyon is an ideal playground for those seeking their initial canyoning escapade. It beckons adventurers of all levels to engage in an unforgettable experience. As you navigate the twists and turns of Orlias Canyon, you will find yourself captivated by its natural beauty and immersed in the pure spirit of joy that this adventure bestows.
What to Bring
Second pair of shoes that will get wet
Υour own personal water bottle
English speaking Professional guides for the canyon
All necessary equipment (neoprene suits 5mm, harness, helmet, rappelling gear) for the operation of the activity
- Basic physical condition
- Swimming knowledge
- Lack of acrophobia
- Comfort in small jumps 1-2 meters
- 15 years old and above
- No prior experience is required
- Meeting time 09.00
- End of the activity 15.00
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Cancellation Policy - Flexible
- Whenever you cancel 4 days or earlier than the confirmed activity starting date, your fee will be refunded for the entire activity charge.
- In case of cancellation within 48 and 96 hours before the scheduled activity starting date, you'll get 50% reimbursed.
- Those who cancel 48 hours or beyond are considered last-minute cancellations. There will be no refunds