Now that snow has fallen across Greece, let’s take a look at where you can find some of the best ski slopes around Athens.
There are many popular resorts that offer ski runs at all different levels of difficulty that both adults and children alike will enjoy. So why not hit the slopes and enjoy the beautiful sights of the surrounding cities and mountains of Athens?
Parnassos Ski Resort:
This resort is probably Greece’s most popular ski center because it is very easy to access located only about two hours from Athens. It is also close to the popular ancient archaeological site of Delphi.
At Parnassos Ski Resort you will find 13 lifts to 19 ski runs, 7 ski routes, and ten 10 trails and three mini beginner runs.
Kalavrita Ski Center:
Kalavrita Ski Center is the next closest ski resort in relation to Athens and many Athenians frequent the snowy runs on the 2340 meter-high Mount Helmos. The Kalavrita Ski Center is located in the Peloponnese, about a two-and-a-half hour drive from Athens and is the second largest ski resort in Greece sporting 12 diverse slopes for you to enjoy!
Velouxi Ski Resort in Karpenissi:
This resort is located in the region of Evrytania, just 10 kilometers from the town of Karpenissi, which is located around 4 hours from Athens. The Velouxi Ski Resort has 6 ski lifts with 18 different slopes of varying difficulty to check out.