Rock Climbing Greece

Unknown as a great destination for rock climbing, Greece is actually full of amazing rock adventures waiting to be discovered, thanks to the delicate yet intriguing limestone topography that will lure you with overhands, jutting slabs and strange formations. Mount Varasova in Aitoloakarnania is one such rock climber's paradise, but so are Meteora in Central Greece and the island of Kalymnos, which recently featured as one of the world's top-10 climbing destinations.

Lagkada and Patras in the Peloponnese compete with Trikala and Magnesia on the mainland, while Crete offers a different rock climbing experience in many different forms. You'll be surprised at the extent of rock climbing in the country, so go ahead and indulge.


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