From EUR 65
Start your descent down a rock face at Pappapidima canyon, with a waterfall just by your side! Make your way down vertically being held up by a rope that’s securely wrapped around your body and placed at a higher point for security.
Have you ever been canyoning down the rivers of Greece? If not, then this is your chance to participate in this once in a lifetime experience. Pappapidima canyon is an area situated 10 minutes away from Ioannina, the largest city in its region. Although canyoning is a highly suggested activity to take up if you ever decide to visit Ioannina, there are also many other activities that you can do during your time in the city. There are various sights and landmarks that you definitely shouldn’t miss out on. This area holds Byzantine as well as Ottoman antiquity, needless to mention it also holds major significance to the Jewish community. The city is also known for its striking mountainous landscapes overseen from Lake Pamvotis. There are a variety of different shopping areas as well as restaurants, coffee shops and bars that can also be visited to capture a sense of true Greek cuisine and delicacies.
Canyoning in Pappapidima is truly a breathtaking and adventurous experience. You do not have to be a professional to sign up - simply register 4 people to enroll - keep in mind, you can take up to as many as 15 people with you on this canyoning adventure. The activity is about 3 hours long. During this time you will get a chance to explore the canyon. Did you know that Pappapidima canyon dates as far back as 10 million years ago and was formed as a result of volcanic activity? Water also played a major role in the Pappapidima canyon formation. There are small rivers that are directly beneath the waterfalls, making their way through the canyon, some rivers have a continuous flow and some end up running dry during the hot months. On your canyoning adventure you will make your way down numerous waterfalls the smallest being 7 meters high and the largest being 20 meters high. Last but not least, you won’t miss a moment of this crazy adventure as everything will be caught on video!
We will meet at a cafe near Ioannina, where you can park your can and we will transfer you by minivan to the canyon. The drive is about 10 minutes long.
Climb down rock faces bearing site to various waterfalls of different sizes. The canyoning experience will last around 3 hours.
Once you have reached the end, you will spend the next 15 minutes walking back to the starting point.