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Acheron River

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Fantastic experience!

It's a fantastic place where you can walk among beautiful paths, under huge plane trees. The place... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2019
Athens, Greece
Crisp waters and so refreshing

The water is cold, even during mid-summer. Even though it's the door to the Under World and the... read more

Reviewed November 29, 2018
Elias P
Athens, Greece
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Reviewed February 9, 2019

There is several sections to the River Acheron that can be reached via car. We hired a car off a cruise ship and travelled around the area and came across one section near to Nekromanteio attraction. If driving around the area, keep an eye out...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 26, 2019

It's a fantastic place where you can walk among beautiful paths, under huge plane trees. The place is cool and fresh and you must never miss going into the crystal clean, freezing water of the river, so don't forget to take your special shoes (and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

The water is cold, even during mid-summer. Even though it's the door to the Under World and the world of the souls, the surroundings is truly like heaven. So cool, refreshing, beautiful, natural and playful. You can walk along the river, eat at the taverna,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Elias P
Reviewed November 26, 2018

A place you should not miss. Very cold waters in the beginning but if you pass that, you won't regret it! Don't take bags or other things with you and wear swimsuits as at some point the waters get deep you will have to swim!!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EleEle28
Reviewed November 11, 2018

A must visit, take aqua water shoes, has the pebbles are moving underfoot, starts off as a six inches deep walk, a good 100 meters walk which starts to bring down the temperature. has the banks of the river start becoming steeper the river gets...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank antony p
Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

Usually intrepid we were here too late in the season to feel warm enough to wade up far. It is a beautiful spot though. The water rushes through. Treacly black to green to turquoise in colour. I imagine it is very busy in high season....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank zazu2012
Reviewed October 21, 2018

crystal clear water that is freezing cold, lovely views but at end of season it is dead to the point of not really being worth the trip.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jim m
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Fantastic and invigorating walk up through the river Styx. The water is crystal clear and cold! Go prepared with suitable footwear, i.e. beach shoes as the river bed is quite stony. Best done with a guide so that the history of the river can be...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Onehelpfulguy
Reviewed October 8, 2018

T magic is all over this unique place! Truly unforgettable experience and a life-time memory! Looking forward to visiting again!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bore D
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Took us about 4 hours total to walk between the 2 bridges and back. The water is beautiful and clear. Really refreshing, found it easy to get straight in. Some scrambling around rocks is required but you can go up as far as you feel...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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August 11, 2018|
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Response from Mpritten | Reviewed this property |
Too much! Forget the taxi, it is very expensive for what it’s worth. You can find lots of excursion offers in Parga, and Glyki is a very nice place to spend your journey: swimming in the river till the source, kayak and... More
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June 26, 2018|
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Response from lesleyhalfpenny61 | Reviewed this property |
You can book a taxi for €20 and the taxi will collect you to take you back again you just have to phone when your ready it's the same price if you go on s tour bus hope this helps
June 17, 2018|
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Response from ottodelahoya | Reviewed this property |
Not that i saw. Had to leave belongings in the car.