“Gain unique experiences by choosing among the many alternatives regarding Activities and Sports, conducted in Korinthia region”
Grava-Lakka (in Klimenti)
Grava-Lakka is a place of wild beauty at an altitude of 1200 meters and over 18.67 km in length. Grava-Lakka (in Klimenti) is next to Vesiza and it is in Peloponnese. The route Grava-Lakka starts from the monastery of Lechova. The climbing is through a forest road of good condition and the descent goes through a difficult path that requires technical competence and ends up at the starting point.
Breathtaking routes for children (over 10 years old) and adults, up to 950 meters, for those who love nature, through the dense forests and the slopes of Mougosto Oak Grove. Mougosto is characterized as aesthetic forest under the forest protection program “Natura 2000”. Its total extent is 7.185-acre and it is located between the villages Souli, Megalos Valtos and Throfari.
Lake Doxa in Feneos
Feneos with the beautiful Lake Doxa, which is between the mountains Ziria and Chelmos, is a beautiful region in the mountains of Korinthia. Lake Doxa is an artificial lake at an altitude of 900 meters and it is located in Ancient Feneos. A very demanding route, which requires a great physical shape for climbing and a high level of technical competence for descent.
Mougosto Oak Grove
Unique routes up to 950 meters, for those who love nature, through the dense forests and the slopes of Mougosto Oak Grove. Mougosto is characterized as aesthetic forest under the forest protection program “Natura 2000”. Its total extent is 7.185-acre and it is located between the villages Souli, Megalos Valtos and Throfari.
Lake Doxa in Feneos
Feneos with the beautiful Lake Doxa, which is between the mountains Ziria and Chelmos, is a beautiful region in the mountains of Korinthia. Lake Doxa is an artificial lake at an altitude of 900 meters and it is located in Ancient Feneos. You can walk around the lake and take every route you like.
Routes by MX-QUAD
Α MX-QUAD racetrack 2000 meters in length in the valley of Asopos, built by Takis Giannakenas and Panos Loutas (ASOPIATEAM), is appropriate for children and beginners.
Routes by Enduro
Enjoyable routes with your motorbike in the beautiful nature. Routes through the woods and at the mountain roads in the region (Grava – Lakka, Mougosto, Velina’s forest, Dousia, and the Klimenti and Kaisari villages).
Routes by 4Χ4
Unique routes by 4X4 for the lovers of the sport. There are numerous places to visit with your jeep. Routes up the mountain roads and through the woods. (Velina and Mougosto)
Milon Canyon is in Geraneia Mountains, where Korinthia region borders with Attica. It took the name “Milon” after the Greek word “mylos”, which means mill. Some ruins of mills were found at the canyon, which show that there was higher water flow. It is appropriate for beginners, small in length, closed canyon trail, with the biggest descent being 25 meters. During the descent there is no other way out than the exit. The time needed to cross by the canyon is approximately 3 hours. To approach the exit, you need to hike for 30 minutes a path, which is slightly uphill. The best season to cross by the canyon is from October until March. Any other month, the canyon is dry. Position of entry (34S 686378E 42114176N) Position of exit (34S 686039E 4214810)
Canyon of Agios Loukas and Kalithea
The Canyon of Agios Loukas and Kalithea, which is located in Xylokastro, is 2 km in length and 350 meters difference in area altitude level. It contains in total 26 technical descents – jumps. Among those only 5 are in the 1st section of the canyon, with the biggest being 7 meters. The other 21 is in the 2nd section of the canyon, with the biggest being 20 meters. Main characteristic of the canyon is the many levels that turn it into an amusing activity because of the jumps. The time needed to cross by the canyon for a team of 4-6 persons is approximately 5 hours. Position of entry in the 1st section: 38.083944,22.463305.
Position of exit out of the 1st section and entry in the 2nd section: 38.087858,22.468194.
Position of exit out of the 2nd section: 38.094547,22.467801.
Climbing Field in Solomos (Tsoumpa)
Hellenic Alpine Club of Korinthos
The climbing Field Solomos is located on the southern side of Corinth, near to the village with the same name in Korinthia region. It is a part of the northeast headwall of the mountain Tsoumpa (600 km) and it is visible from the Corinth-Argos Old National Road.
It is a limestone of very good quality, with a very few flaws. The field, with its northeastern orientation, is appropriate for climbing all times of the year and the sun goes away after noon.
The H.A.C of Korinthos helped in the organization of the field by offering material, boards and plugs.
In 2014 the H.A.C of Korinthos carried out the maintenance of the field with new plugs and 15 new routes were opened, on its right side. The degree of difficulty of these routes is 4+ to 6- and in combination with the others, the field is ideal for those who are about to begin to climb.
The Mycenaean Path
Hellenic Alpine Club of Korinthos
A 25-year-old path, 52 km in length, links Loutra Oreas Elenis with Mycenaean Palace! It is unique hiking experience, not only through the dense pine forest of Korinthia, but also through the centuries! A dozen of paths, forest road for cycling routes, beautiful beaches, cultural monuments and a perfect tourism infrastructure are at your disposal in the Municipality of Corinth!
Natural Thermal Spring in Loutra Oreas Elenis
The region Loutra Oreas Elenis is 10 km far from Corinth and the thermal spring is located on the southern side of the ancient port of Corinth, called Kechrees. In the 5th century B.C. the spring was named Reiton, while the name “Loutra Oreas Elenis” seems to have been given to the region after the queen of Sparta, the Beautiful Helen, who is believed that she has had her baths there.
The thermal spring is characterised by the great flow of the water. It comes up in a beautiful, full of pines, coastal environment, with healthy climate. Many visitors bathe in the spring and enjoy both the sea and the thermal spring. The temperature of the water of the spring is 19 °C, while the springs that comes up into the sea have a temperature of 28-29 °C. Today, there are no thermalistic facilities operating.
Thermal spring water
Characterisation: Cold Cl- Na hypotonic thermal spring water of the Municipality of Corinth
Therapeutic Indications: Rheumatic Diseases