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Rock Climbing in Leonidio

A Greek town with the potential to become the next major rock climbing destination in Europe.

Leonidio is a small village on the Peloponnese peninsula, less than 4 hours from Athens. It is also a quickly-growing climbing area but still quite undeveloped, with more than 1,000 high quality limestone routes. The incredible mountains and the beautiful Mediterranean seascape guarantee wonderful views and all kinds of bars, cafes and fish taverns near the beach to enjoy after a full day of rock climbing. In this selection of guided trips, you will surely find your next rock climbing adventure in Leonido.

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What people are saying about these trips

Hannah Zingre


September, 2022

3-day rock climbing tour in Leonidio, Greece

Dimitris was the best ever guide! He far exceeded our expectations and we felt so blessed to have such an expert in the Greek climbing scene to guide us.

Jessica Huss


February, 2022

3-day rock climbing tour in Leonidio, Greece

We had such a great rock climbing trip with Dimitris. He is such a good instructor and a great friend! We loved to spend time with him and we would definately recommend him! Thanks Dimitris for your good heart and the time you invested in us :)



December, 2021

3-day rock climbing tour in Leonidio, Greece

Dimitris was a fantastic guide, very good in teaching us how to improve our technique and push ourselves. Very good climbing stories too! Thank you!

Jordan Powell


October, 2020

3-day rock climbing tour in Leonidio, Greece

Dimitri was an expert in the local terrain throughout a vast region. He is professional and knowledgeable in all aspects of climbing, plus know how to have a good laugh outside of the ropes. 12/10 would climb again.



September, 2018

3-day rock climbing tour in Leonidio, Greece

Our climbing trip was fantastic and above expectations. Dimitris is an excellent guide and person, he arranged everything of our trip and made us feel really comfortable and local. We highly recommend Dimitris for any guiding experience. Thanks for your help and your services, definitely would reach again to you guys.


There are many reasons for choosing Rock Climbing in Leonidio

It is the largest massive diagonal rock wall, with 50 different well-protected routes for all levels. It is something you should do if you are eager to find good rock climbing goals.


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Best time to visit

Leonidio is an all-year-round destination, so climbers can travel here even in winter

How to get there

You can travel from Athens to Leonidio by car. The distance is 206 km and the approximate duration of the trip is 3 hours. Leonidio also has an airport with national and international flights

More info about Rock Climbing in Leonidio:

Along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, Leonidio welcomes visitors from all over the world with the most impressive views of the cliffs that surround the town. Climbing routes here extend in a radius of 20 kilometers and reach altitudes of 800 meters


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