A remarkable Canyoning + Zipline experience with lunch, suitable for beginners, and ideal for families and kids.

Canyoning & Zipline Polylimnio Waterfalls

The place

The Polylimnio waterfalls are a paradise on Earth and one of the one of the most stunning sites in the Peloponnese. Only a few kilometers away from Kalamata is the perfect place for canyoning ideal for beginners. It offers a unique combination of awesome jumps, swims into crystal clear pools, easygoing waterfall abseils, and of course a thrilling zipline over one of the lakes. Canyoning & Zipline Polylimnio Waterfalls is perfect for everybody who wants to spend an unforgettable day in nature blended with a bit of adventure and loads of fun. Perfect also for beginners and families with kids from 8 years old! The canyon has a footpath running up the side, so it’s great for friends or family members who just wish to come and watch, take photos, and enjoy the canyon from a distance.

The activity

Meet your guide at the Polylimnio Parking and get transferred to the starting point. Your guide will brief you all you need to know about canyoning and how to achieve maximum fun out of it. He will also provide you with wetsuits, helmets, and harnesses and you are ready to go. Along the way, you’ll discover the wonders of nature, jump and swim into natural pools abseil from waterfalls, and of course, get the chance to fly over a lake with our thrilling 30m cable zipline. You will also have the chance to abseil the biggest and most notable waterfall. Here, many visitors come to swim and you often hear them applauding at you as they see you rappelling the waterfall.

Your guide will accompany you during the activity to ensure a safe and fun canyoning experience. None of the jumps or abseils is mandatory, so feel free to use the footpath if you don’t feel comfortable enough. We finish our canyoning experience at the end of the gorge near the car park enjoying a tasty picnic and remembering the thrilling moments we lived a few moments ago.

Meeting time: 09:30 a.m.

Meeting point: Haravgi village, Polylimnio parking area.

Duration: 3 hours including breaks

Difficulty: Easy with a few moderate parts

Suitability: Family friendly, Group friendly, Couples, Youth

Know before you book Canyoning & Zipline Polylimnio Waterfalls

Booking Conditions:
There is a minimum number of 4 participants required for this activity to take place.
Once the minimum required is met, bookings from individuals can be accepted
Are you an individual, a couple, or a group of 3 people?
Don’t hesitate to contact us. We’d be happy to reserve a place for you and will assist in coordinating your participation should more participants register their interest.

Activity requirements:

– Previous experience is not required
– Knowing how to swim is compulsory for this activity.
– Good physical and mental condition
– Parental accompaniment is required for minors to take part in this activity.
– Kids from 8 years old may join this trip.
– The minimum weight for this activity is 25 kg.
– A written waiver form is compulsory to be filled in before taking part in this activity.

– Neoprene Wetsuit and Socks
– High-Quality Gear: Helmet, Harness, Carabiners, Ropes, Waterproof bags
– Professional Canyoning Leader also holding first aid certificate
– Eco-friendly cultural and educational guiding
– Picnic with freshly baked bread, handpicked vegetables, homemade olive oil, local cheese and fruits
– Transfer from the finish point to the starting point
– Photographs from the trip
– Liability insurance
– All taxes

– Water (please bring your own full bottle of water)
– Canyoning shoes
– Transfer to meeting point
– Tip or gratuity

Upgrades and discounts:
Private trips available.
Discounts available for families and kids.
Hotel pick up / drop off upon request.

We reserve the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or any other reason beyond our control.
See our terms and conditions

Know before you go

What to bring with you:
– Bottle of water (1,5 liter per person)
– Any specific medication you are on
– Short or long sleeve t-shirt (quick dry if available)
– Sunscreen
– Towel
– Swimwear or shorts
– Change of dry clothes (to change after canyoning)
– Spare pair of shoes that will get wet. Suitable are hiking shoes or trainers (Open shoes, sandals or flip-flops are unsuitable)

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I’ve never gone canyoning before?

Most of our customers are first-timers. Canyoning & Zipline Polylimnio Waterfalls is easy to catch up and beginners can complete a decent journey on their first-time canyoning trip. Our experienced guides will take you through the basic skills so you have the knowledge and adequate capability to enjoy a day at the gorge./p>

What will be the pace?

All of our trips are about journeying. We walk at a relaxed pace; we learn on the move and enjoy the river and the gorge. If you are a group of experienced canyoners wanting to complete a demanding journey then a Canyoning trip to Neda Waterfalls would be the best option.

What should I wear?

We suggest wearing clothes that you don’t mind getting a bit wet. Swimwear is essential if you wish to swim, a quick dry t-shirt, hat, sunglasses, shorts. Sandals, open shoes and socks are not recommended as they tend to get soggy. Hiking shoes or trainers are fine. A lightweight polypropylene or fleece layer should be included in early spring and late fall tours. Wetsuits are provided as well as dry bags where you can store your phone or some other personal belongings.

Who are the people that will guide us?

Professional local canyoning guides with a great knowledge of the area and the natural environment.

Is this Canyoning trip suitable for families with kids?

Absolutely Yes! A family canyoning tour is fun, educational, stimulating, and surprisingly relaxing for parents who wish to have their kids engaged in the experience of exploring the natural environment and the outdoors in a safe and controlled way.

What is the minimum age for a kid to join this canyoning trip?

Kids from 8 years old may join a standard group trip or a private trip. We always walk with kids at a relaxed pace allowing them to learn and have fun.

What kind of fitness level do I need to take part?

You don’t need to be a strong, athletic person. Good general physical condition will be just fine. Keep in mind that the most important thing is to have fun and to enjoy the journey. We’ll take plenty of breaks and walk at an achievable pace.

What is the size of a group?

From 2 participants up to 16 people on our standard group trips. Most of our groups are consisted of couples, families and individuals. We can also cater smaller groups on private trips.

What trip is best suited for me, how do I choose?

All of our trips are designed to be suitable for everybody. Each one has its own unique characteristics. Best way to choose a trip among others is to check which one departs closer from the place you are staying.

Do you offer private trips?

Yes, we can organize a private tour, standard or tailor made, just for you, your family or your friends.

Should I book a standard trip or a private trip?

If you are happy to paddle with a mixed group or don’t want to spend more money then, booking a standard group trip is the best way to go. Private trips really work best with groups of experienced paddlers or groups of friends who want to do the trip slightly different, would like to do a more advanced journey or just want to have privacy and enjoy the trip just themselves.

Is lunch provided?

Yes, simple, nutritious and flavorsome, the food is one of the pleasures during our trips. Halfway we make a relaxing stop at a nice place to taste a home made picnic with freshly baked bread, organic garden-grown fruits and vegetables, homemade olive oil, and cheese.

What route will we take?

We usually perform our tours within a certain route aiming to visit the most beautiful spots each trip has to offer however; your guide is likely to choose an alternative route that suits the conditions on the day and the experience and needs of the group. This is the safest and best way to operate hiking trips.

Where do I park my car?

You can park your vehicle safely and for free near our meeting point. Feel free to ask us about parking condition for a specific trip.

What happens if the weather is unsuitable?

A Canyoning trip is either cancelled and we return your money back or arranged for another day.

How can I book for a trip?

You can fill up the online booking form for Canyoning & Zipline Polylimnio Waterfalls or the trip you want to participate.