The area of Karpenissi offers magical moments for lovers of mountain climbing, mountain biking, horseback riding. Rivers with all sorts of difficulties are offered for Kayak canoeing. In the waters of the Acheloos River and in the lake of Kremastas you can enjoy rafting. In the impressive gorges formed by the rivers one can indulge in canyoning.
Karpenissi is one of the finest sports centers in Europe that can host a host of sporting events. National football and basketball teams, track and field champions and Olympic champions are only a few of those who have used the perfect sports facilities to complete their preparations just before their admirable course in European and world sports. They visit it each year for their basic preparation teams of the Super League. Some Olympic and Pan-Hellenic champions, either individually or with their clubs, are part of the preparation of the track.
Velouchi: a high standard ski resort
In central Greece, on the beautiful peaks of Mount Tymfristos (Velouchi), is one of the largest and most exciting ski resorts in Greece. With an area of more than 5500 square meters, at an altitude of 1850 to 2000 meters. The station opened in 1974 and has 18 slopes. Take the opportunity to play in the snow with family and friends while admiring the incredible view.
It is the closest ski resort all over Greece, just 10 km away. From the city of Karpenisi.