Hiking or Running for Beginners in Thessaloniki

Hiking or Running for Beginners in Thessaloniki

Activity Snapshot

  • Sensation Level: Chill
  • Spoken languages: English, Greek
  • Fitness level: Occasionally sporty
  • Duration: from 1 hr to 2 hrs
  • Cancellation policy: 
    flexible 1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

    2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are entitled to a 50% refund

    3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
    → No refund will be made
  • Meeting point:
    Pick up from your arranged meeting point
  • Opening seasons:

Activity description

Try out this unique trail in Thessaloniki by hiking or running. You’ll see waterfalls, caves, and historical buildings, all mixed up with nature and history facts. 5 km of pure fun and joy!

Activity
A new adventure awaits you in the second biggest city of Greece, Thessaloniki. If you want to explore something more than just its urban life, you can go running or hiking in this trail which offers the opportunity to pass by waterfalls, one-hundred-year-old ruins, and a canyon. Nature and history mix and match, and you can choose whether you want to make a run or hike for it!

Location
If you choose this route for running or hiking in Thessaloniki, you’ll get the chance to visit Platanakia, in Panorama district, follow the path of Vathillakos stream, reach the French springs and meet caves, waterfalls and historical buildings on the way.

What to expect
You’ll meet your guide at your arranged starting point, get a briefing and do some warmup. Once everyone’s ready, you’ll start with your running/hiking experience. A small break is always needed for some snacks and water! After you’ve rested, you’ll continue with your hike/run. Towards the end, you’ll have the chance to cool down, and you’ll return nice and easy to your starting point.

Additional Notes:
Ground type: Soil
Difficulty: Easy
Total length: 5 km
Total ascent: 135 m
Total descent: 130 m
Max altitude: 440 m
Min altitude: 320 m

Offers

1

Opening hours: 08:00-18:00. 

Pick up/drop off service is included. You should discuss the details with your guide. 

Activity requirements

You must be at least 18 years old to participate in this activity. 

Do not forget to bring
  • Appropriate and comfortable shoes
  • 500 ml of water
  • Spare dry clothes
  • Your best mood!
Sensation Level:

Chill

Fitness level:

Occasionally sporty

Duration:

2 hrs

Minimum age:

minimum 18 y/o

Meeting point:

Pick up from your arranged meeting point

Included:
  • 500ml of water
  • 1 energy bar
  • Electrolytes
  • Trekking Poles
  • Backpack/Belt
  • Photos
  • GPS session
  • Pick up/Drop off service
2
Running
Read more

Opening hours: 08:00-18:00. 

Pick up/drop off service is included. You should discuss the details with your guide. 

Activity requirements

You must be at least 18 years old to participate in this activity. 

Do not forget to bring
  • Appropriate and comfortable shoes
  • 500 ml of water
  • Spare dry clothes
  • Your best mood!
Sensation Level:

Chill

Fitness level:

Occasionally sporty

Duration:

1 hr

Minimum age:

minimum 18 y/o

Meeting point:

Pick up from your arranged meeting point

Included:
  • 500ml of water
  • 1 energy bar
  • Electrolytes
  • Trekking Poles
  • Backpack/Belt
  • Photos
  • GPS session
  • Pick up/Drop off service

Meeting point

Pick up from your arranged meeting point Get directions

Reviews

Average rating
5 / 5
Excellent
Very good
Average
Poor
Terrible
Perfect
  • 5 / 5
Posted

Amazing and pefect for the day

Your browser is out-of-date. You can't use this website correctly.

Click the button below to update it and start using our website. Update now

×