A multitude of people travel to Greece
for its history, art, culture, cuisine, and scenic landscapes. But many of them don't know that Greece is also a fantastic hiking destination. Home to more than a dozen mountain ranges, volcanic islands, dramatic gorges, and hilly coastlines, as well as rolling interior plains, both mainland Greece and the Greek Islands encompass a wide variety of landscapes crisscrossed by scenic trails.
While some visitors navigate rugged terrain leading to breathtaking views, others with more cultural interests prefer to visit historic ruins, mountain villages, and archaeological sites. These are just some of the attractions that make Greece so wonderful to explore on foot via trips like our best walking tours of Greece