Welcome to a canyon that holds a World Guinness Record! The 24km length Vikos Gorge is one of the largest, deepest and most spectacular gorges in the world. You will be astonished of the great variety and alternation of different ecosystems, a feast of flora and fauna. The Gorge is one of the few remaining wildlife refuges in Europe in almost pristine condition, hosting 133 species of birds and 24 mammals. Yes, you may see a baby bear climbing the rocks next to you!
The best way to see Vikos Gorge is to follow the well-marked trail in the Gorge. It's a six-hour incredible route, suitable for first-timers. Try it! Calm and peaceful and then frightening and exciting, intense and unexpected. In Vikos Gorge you will cover such a broad range of experiences.
Vikos Gorge is an UNESCO geopark since 2010. In Europe all geoparks are 69.