Astypalea as an ideal
destination for alternative tourism offers a vast variety of choises
and the chance to its visitors to take advantage of this variety that
arouses from the exquisite geographic position and proper climate.
Now Astypalea has its own very appreciable climbing field, its own
network of walking paths and two caverns maped and photographed. And
all these next to the rich historical monuments.
For those who will now visit Astypalea, particularly spring and
autumn, it is sure that they will enjoy them.
Trekking in Astypalea is the ideal way, to explore the heart of this
fascinating island, by walking either on engraved paths or ascending
the highest peaks.
Hiking in Astypalea gives you the chance to walk and to discover
ancient paths walking through mythology and history.
Each season gives magnificent colours and interests. We guide you off
the beaten paths to meet the "authentic" Astypaleans and our
If you are an outdoor adventurer, you like to be revitalized through
Active holidays and various Outdoor Activities.
The climbing field "Ftera" is separated in two parts (because of the
bas-relief of the area) and has been engraved 20 routes, equipped with
stainless plugs M10 and with reles at their end. The rock is
asbestolithic and generaly is good enough.
The field is easily accessible from Chora (20 min. by car).
Then you will be excited to join our Astypalean Adventures in the
nature and the history of Astypalea … the island of contrasts.
Rock Climbing in Astypalea means an extraordinary combination of
holidays with this unique fun activity, which builds group spirit and
self-confidence on mountain crags, beach cliffs and beautiful
traverses right above the waters of the Aegean Sea!
Caves have always been a part of Greek Mythology and History, from the
birth of Zeus, the Father of Gods, to the most recent European
With the gentle whir of our pedalling, we enjoy the spectacular views
and smells of Astypalea's countryside.
the waters of the Aegean Sea
Each season gives
magnificent colours and interests