Adventure Summer Camps - in Greece - in English!
For more than 22 years, Trekking Hellas Adventure Camps has been bringing children and teenagers (8-17 years old) original, authentic, entertaining and educational holidays in nature! Through interesting and well-planned activities that combine mountains, rivers and water sports, children and teenagers can develop self-confidence, initiative, sociability and responsibility…all the while having fun and being entertained!
TREKKING HELLAS ADVENTURE CAMPS 2012
Evritania Adventure Camp: An Authentic Mountain Camp
Operating since 1992, is situated in the foothills of Mt.Kaliakouda at an altitude of 1400m, in the region of Karpenisi, in central Greece. The camp is amongst fir trees and natural plateaus ideal for outdoor activities. Campers sleep in igloo type tents enjoying at maximum the unique nature of the region. The camp offers basic facilities (showers, wc, kitchen, restaurant using the facilities of the mountain refugee of Kaliakouda). From the camp daily excursions are made to Lake Kremasta, Tavropos or Trikeriotis river, the gorge of Mavri Spilia, Panta Vrehei and other areas. Main activities are trekking, mountain bike, rock climbing, rafting, canoeing, via ferata, flying fox etc.
Pertouli Adventure Camp: An Outdoor Activity Adventure camp
The region of Kerketio Oros, mainland Greece, and the protected University Forest of Pertouli were chosen by Trekking Hellas to establish the Pertouli Camp, an outdoor activity centre close to Trikala in Thessaly. From the camp daily excursions are made to Lake Plastira, Meteora, Asporpotamos river, etc. Main activities are trekking, mountain bike, rock climbing, rafting, canoeing, orienteering, horse riding, flying fox etc.
Dance Camp “ I LOVE TO DANCE’ (For a Second Year in Greece!)
An unforgettable experience in nature, combining outdoor activities, camp life, new friends with lots of dancing. Trekking Hellas hosts, at its beautiful Pertouli Outdoor Activity Camp for the second consecutive year a summer dance camp for children who love to dance.
If the first year was a success, the second Trekking Hellas Summer Dance Camp is going to be amazing! Kids will get acquainted with different styles of dance; will create their own choreography similar to other summer camp programs followed abroad. Camp participants follow the daily program of the camp, taking part in most camp activities while the dance participants follow a rich and demanding dance program in the afternoon. The dance program is practice and theory, discussion, choreography and rehearsals. Most lessons take place in a dance room with the exception of the yoga classes which are done outside. Dancers will perform on last day of camp.
Mount Parnitha Eco Sports Camp – Activities and Environmental Awareness
This program runs at Mt. Parnitha just a 1-hour drive from the city centre of Athens, using the facilities of Bafi refugee. Campers stay in berths in the refugee and participate in numerous activities such as trekking, mounting bike, rock climbing, caving etc. Apart from fun and entertainment, the program focuses a lot on environmental awareness and the protection of nature. Campers participate in volunteer cleaning of the forest, in trash art activities etc.
Achievement & Leadership Mount Olympus Challenge
This is a high quality youth program at Greece’s highest and most famous mountain, mythical home of the ancient Greek Gods. Under the guidance of one of the most competent Greek climbers (Pavlos Tsiantos – member of the first Greek team to climb Mt Everest), the team will try to conquer Mytikas at 2911m. This 4 day trip involves much more than walking and climbing; it is an experiential leadership and achievement program where all members have to contribute to the achievement of this common goal. Through this mission children will gain a unique experience that, apart from fun and entertaining, builds up to the development of “skills for life” such as communication, teamwork, goal setting, environmental awareness etc.
Adventure Sea Kayaking Camp in Santorini
A unique adventure for teenagers, in the worldwide renowned island of Santorini! Under the guidance and watchful eyes of the experienced Trekking Hellas guides enjoy rock climbing at the rocks of Perissa, sea kayak and snorkel in the Aegean, and walking on the famous volcano. Every day we will have the time and opportunity to swim, dive and snorkel, getting acquainted with the fabulous underwater world of Greece.
PROGRAM DETAILS & PRICING
All programs accept English speaking students. For more information please email Loukia at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 210.3310323.
Program: Evritania & Pertouli Adventure Camps
A: June 16-30
B: June 30 - July 14
C1: July 14 - 28
C2: (3 wks) July 14 - Aug 4
A, B & C1: 830€
Program: Mt. Parnitha Eco Camp
A: June 22 – July 1
B: July 6 - 15
Program: Dance Camp “ I LOVE TO DANCE’
Dates: July 14 – 28
Program: Adventure Sea Kayaking Camp in Santorini
Dates: July 5 - 13
Program: Achievement & Leadership Mt. Olympus Challenge
A: July 14 - 17
B: July 28 - 31
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