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Kalavrita Ski Resort

COUNTY: Achaea MUNICIPALITY: Kalavryta

Clear
23.47ºC

Altitude

1,000 - 2,000

Infrastracture

Restaurant, Chalet, Playground, Snow-tubes

TL;DR

A ski resort near Athens, with a beautiful view and activities even for the most demanding of skiers.

Kalavrita Ski Resort is considered one of the best and most well-organized ski resorts of Greece, providing high-quality services. Due to its close proximity to Athens, many skiers like to organize one-day excursions.It is situated at the northwest side of Mount Chelmos in Vathia Lakka at an altitude of 1,650-2,350m [x to y].  

Kalavrita Ski Resort has the biggest aerial lift that offers an impressive view to all surrounding area. Its premises are well equipped and it meets in full the expectations of the most demanding skiers. In addition, Kalavrita Ski Resort has i a Snow-Fun-Park and a Kids-Snow-Park so kids can make their first steps in skiing, while playing. You can also find a specially constructed run for snowtubes far from ski runs, a kids' playground and a center for many other activities.

After a 40-minute walk, you can visit the mountain refuge “V. Leontopoulos”, with a capacity of up to 15 people in Diaselo Avgou, at an altitude of 2,120m. Close to the region and more specifically at the top Neraidorachi (2,340m) you will find the biggest telescope in the eastern Mediterranean. The “Aristarchos” telescope has a 2.3m diameter and an observation reach of 5 billion light years.