best destinations in greece for motorcycle touring

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Peloponnese region

Mythical Peloponnese…

A motorcycle trip round Peloponnese seeing scenic and historic spots. Let us tour you where Myth meets history. No other part of Greece combines astonishing mountain scenery, deserted flawless beaches and a magnificent plethora of ancient sites like the Peloponnese. Needless to say, this is why heroes and gods chose the Peloponnese to leave their legacies. Sites such as Mycenae, Epidaurus and Ancient Olympia, the Temple of Apollo Epicurius, Byzantine churches, traditional villages and mystic castles surrounded by stunning natural beauty, mountains and forest, rivers and caves, make this part of Greek land ideal for holidays, touring, sports and culture. Indulge yourself in a Nemean winery tour, stay in historic stone tower and learn the meaning of hospitality through the smile of a local…all these ingredients combined are the recipe for an unforgettable motorcycle trip!

Monemvasia

Monemvasia

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Epirus Region

Zagori

Zagori

Traditional Epirus

Epirus is a region in southeastern Europe which lies in Northwestern Greece, between the Ionian Sea and the pure mountainous mass of Pindos. The mountain region of Pindos is known for its untouched beautiful forests and lakes. The rugged slopes offer numerous activities such as climbing, mountain biking, ski etc. and the perfect paths for moto touring in untamed nature. The rivers of Epirus, especially Arachtos offer fun and challenging activities such as kayaking, rafting, canoeing etc. The Vikos Gorge, 2nd in depth in the world, lies amidst the 46 stone built Zagorochoria villages. The untouched beauty of the area with the renowned stonebuilt arched bridges, hidden in the dense greenery of the area, travelling you through history to an era untouched by time. The regions’ capital is the beautiful city of Ioannina, stretched around the lake Pamvotida, modern yet traditional, with rich historic influences vivid from the Turkish occupation yet managing to hold on to a unique character.

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Metéora

Meteora Rocks!!

Meteora's sandstone peaks are home to Greece's celebrated mountaintop monasteries as well as an adventure travel scene. Meteora which translates from Greek to "suspended in the air", are a complex of unique rock formations in Central Greece. They are home to 6 Greek Orthodox monasteries of great importance, which are intricately built on top of these sandstone emerging boulders. Regardless to religious belief, the Meteroa region is one of natures many wonders and a joyful motorcycle ride with views on every corner. The Meteora rocks have been titled an UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1988.

The region offers numerous sporting options such as climbing, hiking, rafting but also offers many tours including the monasteries,Meteora Caves and even a Helicopter tour for viewing the sites from above.

Meteora

Meteora

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Lake Plastira

Plastiras Lake

Plastiras Lake

Lake Plastira

Lake Plastira is an artificial lake envisioned and created by a former Greek prime minister, General Nikolaos Palstiras and rightfully named after him. The lake is a regular weekend destination for the Athenians. The surrounding alpine-like mountain peaks, rushing streams and luscious green landscape, when mirrored on the lakes blue waters, a fjord-like scenery is created, especially when viewed from the surrounding mountain-top villages.

A favourite destination amongst the motorcycle community, the area offers magical scenery and scents from the abundant oak and chestnut trees, as well as a tantalizing ambience from the sounds of flowing rivers and streams. The lake and surrounding area also offer an assortment of activities such as rafting, mountain-biking, horseback riding and water rafting for those seeking nature-thrills.

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