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Acheron River

1Km Nekromanteio Ammoudia, Parga 480 62, Greece
+30 2666 041300
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Acheron River

Hire a car and drive there rather than go on an organized tour. We had time to go horse riding and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ChelseaRestall
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London
absolutely stunning

this place is a must see. Try to do it independently though because the organised tours waste too... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bromilee
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“horse riding” (79 reviews)
“cold water” (24 reviews)
“water shoes” (18 reviews)
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1Km Nekromanteio Ammoudia, Parga 480 62, Greece
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+30 2666 041300
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Hire a car and drive there rather than go on an organized tour. We had time to go horse riding and walked as far as we could along the river.

Reviewed 4 days ago

this place is a must see. Try to do it independently though because the organised tours waste too much time on a boat trip and eating lunch with only 2 hours to explore the river itself. We could have spent a whole date at the...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited here whilst out on our scooter exploring. The area is very nice and the river stunning(and very cold! lol) but felt the place was a little exploited. Just a few companies doing horse rides, rafting and a small zip wire.... If I had...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked this trip from the travel agency and it included a riverboat ride on the delta of Acheron and visit to the Acheron springs near Gliki. The river delta was beautiful with green water and trees hanging over the river. On the springs water...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you can stand the cold water coming out of the springs then you must do it!!!Walk or swim along the cold river and reach the top of the springs!Perfect experience!!

Reviewed 5 days ago

A very peaceful location, quite, restful. A nice location to enjoy a lunch, or just a glass of wine.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great experience, beautiful environment, freezing water!!! Recommended for families. Friendly people

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you decide to go and see Acheron River, witch is a beautiful river. But cold..brrr! You must book the trip in Synthesis travel and get the best guide ever. She is enthusiastic and talented with a big smile on her lips.

Reviewed 6 days ago

The river east of Glyki village is amazing, the cold crystal clear and cold. You can do some basic activities though they are mostly targeting till children. The highlight of the place is the walk towards the sources of Acheron river! In Glyki village you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a surprise to find that the excursion by Our travel agent Ving, was NOT just a WALK in the river. it was also swimming. in the Cold river!!! But I did it even thoug I never thought I would!, beautiful Place and absolute a...More

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Questions & Answers
alanjuliedorset
3 July 2017
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Response from Valentina V | Reviewed this property
I went organized through Nitravel agency, their office is on the main promenade near the Bahus Restaurant
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samanthajane1970
13 February 2017
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Response from Sherry H | Reviewed this property
Hi, we had a hire care, so it was easy for us, but there are many coach trips to the river. There are many stalls/little tour shops that sell the trips. We only heard good things about them, so you'll be ok. I shouldn't... More
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Teresa F
26 October 2016
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Response from SteveandGraham | Reviewed this property
The local taxi rank at Parga has a board up showing fees to various places including Acheron. If there's enough to fill a taxi it's quite cost effective and you don't have to endure a coach trip. But local travel firms... More
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