Snow Hiking on Parnassos
About The Place
Parnassos National Park, a natural gem in Greece, embraces the awe-inspiring beauty of the Parnassus mountain range. Its diverse landscapes encompass dense forests, alpine meadows, and rugged peaks, forming a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers. Home to rare flora and fauna, the park preserves a delicate ecosystem. Ancient ruins and monastic remnants intersperse the terrain, showcasing a rich historical heritage. Hiking trails offer a chance to explore this remarkable expanse, while the breathtaking views from its summits reveal an unspoiled panorama. Parnassos National Park seamlessly weaves history and nature, inviting visitors to experience Greece’s raw and captivating charm.
Enjoy walking on the snow
Beautiful Mt. Parnassos winter forest area
Unique view to the Corinthian Gulf
Distance: 5 km
Altitude differences: +/ – 200m
- 3 Hours
Embark on a captivating winter adventure as we explore snowy trails, immersing ourselves in the unparalleled beauty and tranquility of the mountains.
Get ready for a unique snowshoe hiking experience that will transport you to a winter wonderland. Our journey commences at the base of the ski center, situated in the Alpine zone at an impressive altitude of 1,800 meters. As we traverse the snowy trails, a sense of serenity envelops us, surrounded by the pristine white landscape. With each step, it feels as if we are effortlessly gliding through the snow, truly immersed in the winter magic.
As we venture deeper into the forest, we become attuned to our surroundings, eagerly observing the wildlife that finds refuge in the snowy expanse. The scenery around us seamlessly transitions between the captivating alpine environment and the enchanting forest landscape. On days blessed with clear weather, we are rewarded with breathtaking vistas overlooking the majestic Corinthian Gulf and the imposing mountains of the Peloponnese.
For families with young children seeking a lighter and more playful hiking experience, we offer an exciting alternative. This “light fun hike” combines snowshoe hiking for adults with sledging for the kids, ensuring that everyone can partake in the adventure. If you’re interested in this customized activity for your family, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We will create the perfect outing tailored to your preferences and ensure an unforgettable experience for you and your loved ones.
What to Bring
Hiking boots (obligatory)
Comfortable clothes in layers
Hat or beanie, gloves, sunglasses, sunblock
Personal bottle of water (1L)
English speaking guide
All necessary equipment for the operation of the activity (snowshoes and walking sticks)
Snack & warm drink
- Basic physical condition
- Age +10 years
- 10.00 Meet your guide at the base of Kelaria ski resort
- 10.00 - 11.30 Snowshoes hike
- 11.30 - 11.45 Warm drink & snack break
- 11.45 - 13.00 Snowshoes hike returning
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