Rafting the Lousios River in Arcadia

Raft Down the Level II Rapids
Enjoy a fun and active family adventure on the Lousios River in Arcadia, a special place for Zeus. According to the Greek traveler Pausanias, Zeus bathed here after his birth in the 2nd century. This rafting experience is a great way to enjoy a family-friendly excursion in beautiful and historic Greece.

The Lousios River has a second-degree rating in terms of difficulty, so this adventure is open to all levels, including beginners. You'll start by floating under a natural tree tunnel before descending along rapids into a densely vegetated gorge. Along the way, discover a few hidden spots perfect for swimming and cliff jumping.

You'll continue along the Lousios River and connect to the Alfios River, ending at the spectacular bridge of Koukos. Here you'll find the impressive Vrodos Waterfall. To end your adventure, enjoy a delicious meal.

Read more about unique and interesting activities on the Peloponnese Peninsula and family excursions in Greece.
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