Acheron River, Parga
Categories: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Travel Acheron River, one of the five rivers that flows through the underworld, according to Greek mythology. Eco tour companies rent canoes and kayaks for trips down the river through gorges and valleys. However, the water is shallow enough, and the current weak enough, that you can wade and swim down the river in some spots. Locals recommend taking a boat to travel all the way out to where the river joins the sea. If you prefer to stay dry, then consider a tour on horseback near the riverbank or a zipline tour through the trees. Put Acheron River on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Parga vacation builder.
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Had a day trip here. The trip took us too Ammoudi first, the mouth of the river and some of the caves and the flora and fauna of the area. Pretty little town... Couple of cafes. Then we had lunch by t... read more »
We went on a trip that we had booked to this river. Boy was it cold. I didn't make it all the way up as I have problems with balance and as I couldn't see the bottom as there was a rew of us I kept fa... read more »
Worth a visit. Stepped into the icy water but soon became acclimatised. Spectacular scenery and in parts quite difficult to walk against the strong current. Due to heavy rain it was quite deep in part... read more »
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