Rafting in Arachthos
If you love the water element you can live the experience of rafting that offers direct contact with the water in conjunction with the sail through majestic landscapes alternating quickly.
You can select any of the exciting trails tiered difficulty we suggest, ideal for beginners and advanced must.
If you have no prior experience of rafting our guides will advise you on the technical staging – rowing boat, special orders and dangerous parts of the river.
The most representative rivers for rafting in Greece and the region area as follows: Aoos, the only Greek river which flows outside the Greek borders, for a unique experience of rafting,
Voidomatis, passing through the heart of the National Park of Vikos – Aoos, below the Papigkon famous for drinking water (rafting at Zagoria is a must!), Arachthos watersheds, with the rugged gorge and two of the most famous bridges of Epirus, Plaka and Arta makes rafting in Arachthos Tzumerka an unforgettable experience. Arachthos Rafting Trail: Ambelochori bridge (Politsa) – Plaka bridge. Duration: 2 hours long. Difficulty level III w.w. Rafting trail only after having prior experience into this sport. Once you will get informed on a few minutes briefing about what will follow, you will be left into a 2-hour long descenting.
In the middle of the route we will stop at the waterfall, finally arriving at the next base in Arachthos
Once you change clothes into separate bathhouses, and enjoy our snacks, we get back.
Prices: AD//CH 50€ (During summer chidrlen over 3 years old, during winter children over 6 years old can participate. For children there is one extra instructor)
Duration: 2 hours// Start approx. at 10.00 (Different time upon request is available)
Included: specialised rafting equipment,neopren outfit, (cleaned after use) neopren rafting shoes, life jacket, rain jacket, helmet and a paddle (on cold winter days plus we give you gloves and a fleece), light snack.
Runs: Daily all year long
Meeting point: If you live in Zagori, Konitsa, Metsovo or Iooannina, the meeting place will be somewhere at Ioannina.
If you live in the Tzoumerka region or Arta, our appointment will be in Arachthos base, which is the historical bridge in Plaka.
From there we will pick you up with mini buses.
Language: English all year and July-August and September also Russian
Cancellation policy: 4 days prior 100 % cancellation fees. Before that relevant bank surcharged will be held