Lagada Climbing Park
If you are in the mood for an uplifting excursion, then the area of Lagada has a lot of climbing just for you. It’s a park that was created by the Protection, Management and Mild Tourist Development of Taygetus Program in the area of Lagada. It gives you unlimited climbing possibilities and it also gives you the unique opportunity to rise above the “neighborhood” of the mythical Kaiadas.
Leonidio Climbing Park
If you are a passionate climber, then you have to experience the striking red rock, which stands tall in Arcadia. Leonidio is considered to be the “it” place for rock climbing in Greece and the region is evolving to become one of the biggest climbing zones of Europe. The high quality of limestone leads the way for hundreds of fields and thousands of new routes.
If you want to discover the holy mountain of god Pan, the mountain of legends and history, then you should climb Mount Mainalos. It’s the “heart” of the alpine zone of the Peloponnese and it preserves its absolute natural landscape. The mountain covers the biggest part of Arcadia from the north and it boarders with the mountains of Oligyrtos, Lyrkio, and Artemissio from the east, via semi-alpine valleys.
If you want to set foot on a marvelous mountain that’s been praised from ancient times, then Mount Parnon warmly welcomes you. It covers an area of 2 million acres in the east of the Peloponnese and its name in Ancient Greek means “the peak that shines”. The mountain has great historical, cultural, and ecological value.
If you want to roam around a mythical mountain that’s full of natural and historic treasures, then you have to get to Mount Ziria. It’s the second highest mountain of the Peloponnese and it consists of 2 blocks: Big Ziria (2.374 meters) and Small Ziria (2.117 meters), while the Flambouritsa Valley conceivably divides them. Also, the great cave that Hermes, the messenger god, was born is located within the valley.
Kavo Malia Climbing Park
If you want to climb with a view of the deep blue, then the Kavo Malia Climbing Park (also known as Zombolo) will give you an unforgettable experience. It’s full of vertical rocks that tower over the area, which make a great impression in every sense.
If you want to override the highest mountain of the Peloponnese, Mount Taygetus (2.407 meters) can rise up to the occasion. Its main ridge is the cutting edge between its two sides. The east side has plenty of waters, forests, and small verdant hills, while the west side is full of parched slopes, ridges, and glens.
Kalamitsi Climbing Park
If you are a fan of rock climbing, then you can have lots of fun in the region of Mani. The area is popular not only for its history, but also for its morphology. The terrain of West Mani along with its maze of routes network, which connects the alpine villages, create an ideal spot for all types of outdoor activities.