Popular Tours

We have a unique way of meeting your adventurous expectations!

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Hiking At Mount Olympus, Home Of The Gods

In Greek mythology, Mt. Olympus was home to the Twelve Gods of the ancient world, and also the set-up for the most popular mythical stories. Nowadays the mountain, which is…

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Hiking At Zagori, The Retreat of Wolfs and Bears

Embark on an epic adventure through the spine of mainland Greece by following rugged 16th century trails of merchants and craftsmen, through the Epirus mountain range and the amazing Zagorohoria…

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Rent A Motorboat

Sometimes you feel like you just need to drift a little further away, be your own captain & explore these magnificent waters and beaches in your own little time. The…

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Sea Kayaking Courses At Halkidiki Peninsula

This 3-star Training and Assessment BCU course is ideal for sea kayakers, wishing to build on their existing paddling skills, improve their technique and expand their knowledge of equipment, navigation…

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Sea Kayaking At Ammouliani Island

We paddle around the island of Amouliani in order to explore its scenic beauty. Ammouliani is a small, yet astonishing island right across from the Mountain of Athos. Tradition is…

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Sea Kayaking At Diaporos Island

The clear blue sea, the golden seashore, the glorious sunlight of Greece and the small islands, just a paddle away! Our starting point is at one of the most beautiful…

1534 HOURS OF HIKING
11040 N.MILES EXPLORED
124 BEERS WITH FRIENDS
1400 DAYS UNDER THE SUN

Meet The Guides

Our highly trained and efficient staff at your service

PAVLOS ZITAKIS – FOUNDER
PAVLOS ZITAKIS – FOUNDER Pavlos is the founder of 'ExploreTheOutside' He enjoys adventure trips with friends and the relaxed happiness away from crowded cities. Pavlos has an MBA degree from City University New York. Specializes in sea kayaking as British Canoeing Level 1 coach… Read More
MICHALIS CHATZISOFIAS – WATERSPORTS CLUB MANAGER
MICHALIS CHATZISOFIAS – WATERSPORTS CLUB MANAGER Michalis is an open-sea licensed skipper and certified lifeguard, that has been sailing and windsurfing since he was a kid. Discovering new destinations and crystal blue waters had always been thrilling for him, utilizing everything from smaller dinghies, to larger… Read More
THOMAS KARAGIORGOS – HIKING AMBASSADOR
THOMAS KARAGIORGOS – HIKING AMBASSADOR Thomas works as a hiking guide and outdoor activities leader. He is a hiking enthusiast and is committed to sports and nature. Also, he designs new hiking routes around north Greece. He graduated from department of Sport Science at the… Read More
MARIA VALKANI-CHILDREN’S CLUB DIRECTOR AND DESIGNER
MARIA VALKANI-CHILDREN’S CLUB DIRECTOR AND DESIGNER Maria is a new addition to the team!  She has completed her bachelor degree in Slavic and Oriental Studies and works now as a pre–school teacher! She has participated in artistic groups, educational programs at schools and museums and has… Read More
CHRIS COYLE – THE IRISH
CHRIS COYLE – THE IRISH Chris has been working in the outdoors for over 5 years. In Ireland, UK, France Dubai, and Oman. He loves to do anything outside from kayaking to hill-walking mountain biking from just relaxing on the beach. In the last 2… Read More
HOWARD JEFFS – SEA KAYAKING AMBASSADOR
HOWARD JEFFS – SEA KAYAKING AMBASSADOR Howard is our good friend, ambassador, sea kayaking instructor and source of knowledge for the outdoors. In his words.. “Contrary to popular belief, my first passion for outdoor sports was sailing, especially multihulls, something which I continue to this day… Read More

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