Canoeing Amvrakikos Gulf

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Period of operation :Throughout the year
Price :


Duration :5-6 hours
Minimum attendance :4 participants
Level requirements :Easy - suitable for all ages

We will meet at the ancient settlemet of Koprena, an important commercial harbor between 6th -10th century. After we visit the stone lighthouse, the house-museum of the light house guardian and the museum of fishing our canoe trip will begin. The route is of a total distance of 4 nautical miles in Vovos and Arachtos rivers. It is a very rich wetland with birds, sea turtles and dolphins. Heading north our route will stop at the entrance of the sea lake Argilos where we can see the traditional hamlets of the local fishermen who still use the traditional fishing methods. Our route will end in a traditional fish tavern where we will taste local fish such as sardines, prawns mullets, eels  and cuttlefish.

  • All necessary equipment for the canoeing activity
  • Experienced and certified guide
  • A guided visit to: The lighthouse museum, Argilos lagoon for traditional fishing, fishing museum
  • Full course lunch with local seafood  at John’s tavern
  • A swimming suit and hat
  • A towel

Meeting Point: Coprena settlement. Click here to see location on the map.

Time: Upon agreement