srkelaria 1284 athens tours greece

Snow ski on Parnassos and magical Arachova 2 days tour


Real-life experiences hold a certain enchanting quality that truly captivates us. They are the kinds of moments that linger in our memories long after we have left them behind. For instance, imagine the exhilarating rush of traversing through the snow-dusted terrains of Parnassos, or the serene tranquility of cruising through the misty and unusually tranquil canals of west Macedonia. These unexpected and wondrous encounters are what truly make our journeys extraordinary.

A thrilling adventure to Parnassos’ slopes and discovering the enchanting wonders of Greece’s top-notch ski resort is an ideal addition to a winter getaway in Athens. And after hitting the slopes, indulge in some lively entertainment in cosmopolitan Arachova, featuring charming traditional architecture, mouthwatering taverns, boutiques filled with local goods, and an abundance of lodging options.

Highlights of Snow ski on Parnassos and magical Arachova 2 days tour

  • Professional English speaking tour driver
  • Parnassos snow ski resort
  • Parnassos spectacular geomorphology and rich biodiversity place
  • Magestic Arachova called “Mykonos of yhe winter”


Day 1: Athens – Arachova – Parnassos ski center – Arachova

Parnassos; This majestic mountain stands among the tallest peaks in Greece, boasting stunning geomorphology and a thriving ecosystem that make it a vital highland destination. Featuring Greece’s largest downhill skiing resort, this elevated wonderland offers avid skiers the chance to traverse its snow-dusted slopes all season long. Located close to Athens, this beloved mountain attracts many visitors with its prime location and incredible winter activities.Get ready for an unforgettable journey as we embark on a private tour from Athens in the morning.

Snow Ski On Parnassos And Magical Arachova 2 Days Tour
Snow Ski On Parnassos And Magical Arachova 2 Days Tour

Believe it or not, a mere 2½ hour drive from Athens will lead us to an incredible location for skiing and snowboarding. The breathtaking ski resort of Parnassos beckons as the ultimate destination for mountain retreats in Central Greece. Surrounded by lush greenery, this region is perfect for thrilling hikes, mountain biking expeditions, mountaineering adventures, village explorations, and countless other activities.

Nestled amidst towering firs and majestic snow-capped mountains lies Greece’s premier ski destination. Take to the slopes reaching high altitudes of 2,260m, perfect for both beginners and experts alike. And for those seeking a more serene winter experience, bask in the cozy ambiance of the ski chalet restaurant or soak up some rays on a sunbed while your loved ones partake in exhilarating skiing or snowboarding lessons.

After skiing, fun awaits you in cosmopolitan Arachova, with its traditional architecture, taverns, shops with local products and countless accommodation possibilities. Overnight.

Day 2: Arachova – Athens

Wake up to a scrumptious breakfast and indulge in a leisurely morning before setting off to explore the enchanting town of Arachova, nicknamed the “Mykonos of the Winter”. Join us on a delectable journey to this charming destination, just a stone’s throw away from Athens, and discover why it attracts countless visitors each year (from early November to late April) to bask in its snow-covered landscapes.


Experience the ultimate winter getaway at the breathtaking mountain village of Arachova, a top choice for avid skiers, celebrities, and first-time travelers seeking a tranquil escape. Are you preparing for your upcoming ski adventure? Look no further than Arachova, situated in the picturesque shadow of Mt. Parnassos and renowned as Greece’s premier winter destination.

Immerse yourself in the charming ambiance of the village as you leisurely meander through its winding cobblestone streets. Savor a variety of delightful hot and sweet, or mellow and fruity beverages at cozy cafes or authentic kafeneia (coffee shops). Don’t miss the opportunity to sample the locally crafted food products at gourmet shops and exquisite restaurants to truly experience the village’s traditional charm.

Indulge in an unforgettable culinary adventure with your loved ones, and savor regional delicacies such as kontosouvli, a succulent dish made of large chunks of pork cooked on a spit with a medley of onions, tomatoes, peppers, and seasoned with traditional spices like salt, pepper, garlic, and oregano. Don’t miss out on trying kokoretsi, a savory dish of lamb intestines stuffed with organ meat, or the delicious sarmades, made with stuffed grape leaves. Be sure to also sample the scrumptious traditional pies and handmade trahanas, a versatile pasta soup available in both sweet and tangy flavors. And don’t forget to taste the famous formaela cheese, a delectable hard rind cheese with a delightfully mild taste, produced right here in Arachova.

As a gourmet or avid food enthusiast, you’ll surely concur with us: Arachova is a true culinary gem. On our return journey to Athens, relish the unforgettable experiences we’ve curated for you throughout the afternoon.


  • 1 nights hotel accommodation in Arachova
  • All transfers as mentioned
  • A professional English speaking tour driver
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24-hour assistance phone number
  • Toll fee
  • Liability insurance


  • International flights
  • Entrance fees during sightseeing
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities

Tour Type

  • Vacation / Holiday package


  • Sightseeing sailing (for packages including islands)
  • All ferry tickets are calculated on economy class, without cabin.
  • Hotels, pickup and drop off (selected hotels only)
  • Round trip shared transfers (Port – Hotel – Port) on each Island are included.
  • An English speaking tour driver, with good knowledge of Greek history and culture (for private tours)
  • Road tolls, All taxes, and handling charges

Excluded from the tour

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Drinks and Beverage

Booking and Payment Terms:

  • A non-refundable deposit of 30% of the program price (minimum €150.00) is due immediately upon booking to secure your reservation.
  • The remaining balance must be paid in full 90 days prior to the departure date.

Cancellation Policy

Read our cancellation policy

Important Considerations:

  • Tour quotes exclude airfare to/from the trip start point unless explicitly stated on the itinerary.
  • Any cost increases due to currency exchange rates, government fees, taxes, surcharges, or hotel/lodge tariff hikes between the quote date and start date will be the client’s responsibility.
  • Hotel availability cannot be guaranteed until the booking is confirmed. While we make every effort to secure accommodations as per the itinerary, during peak seasons or for bookings made within 90 days of the tour date, substitutions may be necessary.
  • Payment of the program price constitutes acceptance of the terms and conditions outlined in our “Terms & Conditions” section. We recommend carefully reviewing these terms and conditions to ensure a seamless and well-informed travel experience.
  • Please note that living standards and practices at the destination may differ from those in your home country regarding utilities, services, and accommodation provisions.

Additional info

  • Dress: When visiting religious sites, shoulders and knees must be covered out of respect for the cultural norms
  • Departure Time: Departure as per our program
  • Return details: Returns to original departure point
  • Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 – 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation
  • The order of visiting the islands can be changed according to the traffic and weather conditions.
  • Upon booking, an electronic voucher will be emailed to you containing our contact information, tour details, and all necessary instructions. This voucher serves as your ticket and proof of purchase. Please present a printed or digital copy of the voucher on the day of your tour to redeem your activity.

Special Notes

  • The boat schedules provided in our Greek island packages are flexible and can be adjusted to accommodate clients’ preferences. The times mentioned serve primarily as a reference for the most convenient boat schedule.
  • Accommodation on the islands is subject to availability and may vary based on the booking period and occupancy levels.
  • For added convenience, any portion of the trip involving ferry transportation can be substituted with air travel, subject to availability and at an additional cost.
  • To ensure conciseness, our package descriptions include only the offered services and occasionally a few suggestions. For comprehensive information about each suggested destination, please refer to our detailed destination guides.
  • We aim to provide a seamless and personalized experience, tailored to your individual needs and preferences. Our knowledgeable travel consultants are available to assist you with any specific inquiries or customization requests.
  • By offering flexibility, transparency, and personalized service, we strive to create unforgettable island adventures that exceed your expectations.

Persons with Disabilities

  • Due to uneven surfaces, certain sites are not recommended for persons with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair. Such sites are the Acropolis, the Temple of Poseidon at Sounion, Mycenae, Delphi and Meteora
  • In all cases, we recommend comfortable flat-solid walking shoes, sunglasses and sunscreen.

Read more:

“Don’t miss out on this exhilarating full-day ski tour from Athens, now available for booking! With a duration of 10 hours, you’ll immerse yourself in a winter wonderland. Get your free quote today!”

Page 1 of 2
ask for quote

Contact Information

Tour Details

Any bag or item with a single side longer than 50 inches (120 cm), including wheels, handles and packaging is an oversized item.