Welcome to a 8 days sea kayaking adventure around the most impressive islands in Greece – Skiathos and Skopelos , located in the North-Western part of the Aegean Sea. The mountains are covered with dense pine forests and olive trees, the rocks are white and the water is turquoise. The islands aren’t only famous with the unique nature , but there are also well – known from the ”Mama Mia” movie . With the kayaks we will have the opportunity to explore the sheltered beaches , caves and lagoons where the movie is filmed.
Beside the kayak adventure , we have planed to show you sightseeing , amazing beaches , places appropriate for diving and camping , picturesque guest hoses, friendly atmosphere, Greek cuisine with seafood specialties and very positive mood and energy.
The price includes :
- Accommodation : 3 nights in a studio and 4 nights at biwaq/
- Kayak, paddle, skirt and life jacket
- Qualified instructor, guide and route security
- Hot drinks for the mornings in the bivouac : coffee and tea
- Camping equipment :tent, mattress
- Travel insurance
The price does not include:
- Food and drinks , expect the mentioned ones
- Entrance fees for museums and sightseeing – optional.
- Personal expenses
Accommodation apart from the provided
There are restaurants and shops through the route , so will be able to buy whatever you want . You will have the opportunity for a picnic on the beach, barbecue in the bivouac and fishing.
For more information, fell free to contact us:
E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
GSM: + 359 898 432 305
By bank transfer to the Yakventure club account.
Advance payment is required after confirmation that there are free seats.
Account details will be sent upon request to contacts mentionedabove.
We recommend you to take:
- Sandals or shoes appropriate for beach (fast-drying)
- Cutlery, knife, glass, dry bag
After you sign up you will receive accurate information about the recommended equipment.
Please limit your luggage to the most necessary, in view of the fact that everything is packed and put in boats.
Yakventure reserves the right to make changes consistent with the weather conditions , the security of the passengers ,the road conditions , ferry schedules and others unpredictable in advance circumstances. Alternative options will be discussed so you do not lose anything on your journey.
1st day :
- Departure from National Vasil Levski stadium at 06:00
- Stop at Valos around 13:00 o’ clock for lunch and shopping ( we will need food and drinks for two days
- Around 15 :00 o’clock we will be on the coast opposite to the the Skiathos Island where we will have 1 hour for equipment and instructions.
- After a two-hour water trip, we get to a great beach where we will make our first camp (wild camping) on the shore.
The cars will stay on the mainland, so we need to take everything necessary with us.
2nd day: Aselinos – town of Skiathos
We will have breakfast , drink coffee and get prepared for new adventures.
We will continue to east with the kayaks around the impressive northern coast. This part of the coast is mountainous and very beautiful.
We will visit :
The old Castro fortress , which has been a salvation for the inhabitants of the Ottomans and pirates.
The Lalaria beach , surrounded by sheer cliffs. You can reach to it only on water . This beach is considered as a paradise on the Earth.
In the evening we will have a bivouac near the town of Skiathos.
Whoever want can visit the town , where there are many taverns and the atmosphere is really pleasant .
Kayaking for the day about 15 – 16 km. or 3-4 hours.
3rd day : Skiathos – Skopelos
We will start the day earlier , because a lot of beautiful places are waiting for us. After we have breakfast and take our luggage , we will go to the town of Skiathos.
We will take the ferry to the island Burci , where you can see a Venetian fortress and the monument of the writer Papadianantiss. There are a lot of nice coffees , bars , taverns and shops in the town .
After we take a walk and get to know the authentic city , we will go on a trip with the kayaks to Scopelos.
Our first stop will be on the port of Loutraki, where we will recharge in one great fishing tavern, on the beach.
Before we get to Neo Klima, we will stop at Armenopetra Beach. Shortly after we leave, a tavern, a bathroom and a bed in the hotel are expecting us.
We will sleep in a studio at a hotel.
This is a rest day , when we can stay in Neo Clima and we will take a walking trip in Skopelos and visit the cult for the movie ”Mama Mia” church ”Ag. Yannis “.For the purpose we will rely on a bus or a moped, a car, a bicycle (rental). In the evening we can enjoy the amazing sunset in the company of Uzaki, tzatziki and … fresh fish. We stay in our guest house.
Day 5: Skopelos on water.
During this day we will go around the coastline of Skopelos with the kayaks to visit one of the most beautiful beaches on the island. We’ll stop at Castanney, one of the beaches where Mama Mia is filmed, and we’ll get to Limonary. For the third night we will stay at the apartments in Neo Klima, where we have a barbecue.
Day 6: Skopelos – Skiathos Island
We will continue our trip to the west and the uninhabited the island of Tsugaria.Depending on the weather and the mood , we will spend our sixth night (wild camping) in Skiathos.
Day 7: Skiathos – Koukounaris
This day we will sail along the south shore of Skiathos. On this side, the island full with plants and unique beaches, the most famous one is Koukounaries. Behind it there is a lake and countless rare birds. Nearby is Banana Beach. Mega Yalos Bay is a favorite spot for adventurers, nudists, divers … in love. This part is more civilized and … commercial.
8th day: Skiathos – Sofia
After awakening, we’ll have time to refresh on the beach. Rowing to the mainland will take no more than an hour. Before afternoon we will be ready to go to Sofia …
Arrival in Sofia – about 21 :00.