Greece: Come for the Calamari, Stay for the Climbing

By Elissa Bowling | Friday, December 16

It might not be the first thing to come to mind when thinking of this Mediterranean Nation, but maybe it should be...

Kalymnos from Kieran Duncan on Vimeo.

A visit to Greece is typically associated with immaculate Mediterranean beaches, incredible food, welcoming locals, and ancient ruins. While this is 100% accurate and reason enough to visit the sun-soaked Mediterranean country, there’s one crucial perk that’s all-important to our outdoors enthusiasts: the exploding climbing community.

In the last few years, Greece has become increasingly recognized for having untamed cliff faces, intricate rock formations, and overall amazing climbing opportunities.

Looking for a guide or outfitter? GuideHire is your free directory

Are you a guide or outfitter? Joining GuideHire is the free and easy way to get new clients

Newsletter Keep up with the Outdoor Community
Gh spinner