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The Best Backpacking in Greece

Looking for the best backpacking in Greece? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Greece. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top backpacking spots in and near Greece

  • Pieria, Greece

    Climb Mount Olympus

    5 mi / 5000 ft gain
    Getting to the trailhead of Mount Olympus includes a 17km drive up the winding mountains north of the Greek town of Litochoro. Once at the trailhead, begin the steady ascent up the Prionia trail. There are three official routes up Mount Olympus, but Prionia is the most traveled and easiest route ...
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  • Ormos Athinios, Greece

    Hike Along the Santorini Caldera from Fira to Oia

    6 mi
    I did this 2 years ago and I still rank it as one of the most beautiful days of my entire life. For pretty much the entire walk, you are looking at incredible views over the caldera of the island of Santorini. You will stop constantly to take pictures and say, "wow" so give yourself plenty of tim...
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