A unique ' off the beaten path' tour exploring the three main south facing peninsulas of the Peloponnese with stunning locations from the island fortress of Monemvasia, the 'Gibraltar' of the south, to the Mani Peninsula, reserve of the Spartans with its tower house architecture & rugged landscape, to the remote Methoni with its impressive castle & idyllic sandy beaches set in the beautiful Pylos-Nestoras region. Not least we return via the central mountains visiting the village of Dimitsana with its stone mansions & wonderful views Exclusive to your group alone sit back in comfort in one of our new Black Mercedes models with free WiFi along the way. Your professional driver will tell you about all the places you will visit & the ' go at your own pace' style is ideal for couples, families & small groups looking for a unique and quality experience that only specialist small tourism alone can provide.
• 3 days
Enjoy this, summer or winter, PRIVATE trip for 2-7 related people & experience the birthplace of the Olympic Games but also authentic non-touristy Greece of the mountain villages. This is a unique two full day tour to the mountain villages, gorge/river and monasteries of the central Peloponnese and to the most celebrated sanctuary of ancient Greece; Olympia.On Day1 explore the beautiful villages of Dimitsana & Stemnitsa. Visit a couple of cliff hanging monasteries, taste local food, visit the Water-Powered Museum. Enjoy real lunch ("meze") with the locals. Wander around one of the stone built villages and spend your night in a beautiful traditional guest house. Day2 starts with breakfast in the mountains. Then, a 45 minutes drive to ancient Olympia the “Valley of Gods” and the birthplace of the most important athletic event of all times, the Olympic Games. You will have a chance to run down the original Olympic track and visit the museum.
• 2 days
Enjoy this, all year round, 3-full-day PRIVATE trip for up to 7 related people & experience the best of Peloponnese, both the touristy Unesco sites and authentic non-touristy Greece of the mountain villages.On Day1 explore and overnight at the beautiful stone built mountain villages of Peloponnese; an evening to remember! Cliff hanging monasteries, local feel & food, Lousios gorge, Water-Powered Museum, ancient Gortys.Day2 starts with breakfast in the mountains with the sound of the river below. Then, it is all about Unesco sites: ancient OLYMPIA the “Valley of Gods” and the birthplace of the most important athletic event of all times, the Olympic Games; and arrival at SPARTA and MYSTRAS byzantine castle-town.On Day3 more famous sites with MYCENAE and the ancient theater of EPIDAURUS. Great lunch with the locals at the beautiful town of NAFPLIO with its old town and the Palamidi fortress with its 999 steps to climb down and enjoy the views!
• 3 days
The Menalon Trail Dimitsana- Gortina (10 km, 4 hours) The first certified trail in Greece by the ‘European Ramblers Association’ (ERA) is true and ‘Climb Up Outdoor Activities’ is ready to guide even the most demanding nature lover.The Menalon Trail is a mountain hiking path of 75km that runs through the legendary Arcadia in the heart of mythical Peloponnese. With a diverse landscape of rugged mountains, canyons, and verdant valleys, the trail passes through picturesque villages, such as Stemnitsa, Dimitsana, Elati, Vitina, Nymfasia, and includes eight sections varying in difficulty level and length, all of which are worth exploring.
• 5 hours