Water Sports

Ιn a such a beautiful coastal area it couldn’t be missing the sea-water element. Our team has experienced certified partners that can offer you unforgetable experiences with fun, adrenaline & local submarine sea-tours.

We offer :

1) Scuba Diving

Minimum age limit: from 8th years old

Length and capacity of lessons: 1-6candidates & about 2 hours per dive-tour

Time period: All  year

Included: Theory lessons with student manual, credentials & practice until 5 meters, equipment

This service is addressed for those who have NOT previous experience & training.

** Your first lesson in Scuba diving  it could be in the sea or at the pool of your hotel.

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2) Diving

You can have an entry-level full diver certification for scuba diving -‘Open water diver’ (until 18m)

Minimum age limit: from 8th years old

Length and capacity of lessons: 1-6  candidates & 4 days theory lessons (duration 3-4 hours per day) & practical training

Included:  All the necessary equipment & student manual,credentials.

Time period: All  year

 

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3) Fun diving

You have the opportunity with experienced licensed divers to explore the majestic underwater world of the Argolic gulf and to reach 18, 20 or 30 meters in depth,
always with the instructor beside you.This service is addressed for those who have previous experience & training.

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4) Kitesurf (IKO : International Kiteboarding Organisation)

Minimum age limit: from 11th years old

Capacity of lessons: 1-8 candidates

Provided: All the necessary equipment, theory lessons, credentials

Time period : End of March- October

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Levels :

Level 1 : 1.5 h

  • Know safe wind directions and conditions for kiting
  • Know hazards on a spot
  • Set up a  kite
  • Know the use of safety systems
  • Have basic flying skills with trainer kite
  • Launch and land the trainer kite with an assistant
  • Twist and untwist the lines while flying the kite
  • Walk and change directions while flying the kite
  • Know the wind window

Level 2 : 2 h

  • Set-up a 4/5 line kite with a full de-power system
  • Pre-flight check of equipment and settings
  • In flight check of equipment and settings
  • Understand and use the international communication signals
  • Launch and land the kite to an assistant and as an assistant (4/5-line de-power kite)
  • Control the kite hooked into the harness
  • Understand the de-power system and can use the safety systems
  • Advanced flying skills with the de-power kite
  • Show full control of de-power systems in flight
  • Pull quick release and activate leash
  • Recover the bar and kite
  • Self land

Level 3 : 4 h

  • Water re-launch the kite
  • First body drag downwind
  • Maintain correct kite position in the wind window
  • Upwind body drag to recover board
  • Upwind body drag holding the board with one hand
  • Enter and exit at the same point while upwind body dragging.

Level 4 : 6 h

Know the power stroke for a water start

  • Know the safety rules and theory for water start
  • Can put the board on the feet and maintain the correct position for water start
  • Water starts in both directions and ride a short distance
  • Come to a controlled stop
  • Know the right of way rules
  • Know equipment set up and choice according to the weather conditions

** There is also a possibility for someone who knows kitesurf to rent the equipment

** After completion of the course for each level the trainee receives training certificate
from IKO (International Kiteboarding Organization).

5) Wake board

Minimum age limit: from 8th years old

Capacity of course: 1-2 candidates

Included: All the necessary equipment, theory lessons,credentials

Time period : May- September

6) Windsurfing

* Go from the basics to planing (going fast) in three days.
* Learn enough to sail with confidence.

Minimum age limit: from 10th years old

Length and capacity of lessons: 3 days theory lessons (duration 3-4 hours per day) & practical training  1-2  candidates

Included: Student manual, credentials & practice, all the necessary  equipment

Time period: April-November

 

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7) Water ski

Minimum age limit: from 8th years old

Length and capacity of lessons: 1-2  candidates, 2 or 3 days theory lessons & practice (duration: 3 days: two times per half an hour the lesson or 2 days : 3 times per half an hour the lesson)

Time period: May-September

Included: All the necessary equipment & student manual,credentials.

 

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8) Water fun sports

Banana boat fly, flying fish boat, crazy sofa & ring are some of the water fun sports you can choose to enjoy with your company & playing with the sea & the speed!

Age limit: All ages

Capacity : 2-8 persons

Duration: About 10 min

Included: Life Jackets

Time period: May-September

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** All the above water sports will take place with our partners in Karathona, Tolo & Kios beach.

SEA KAYAK HALF DAY TOUR

Duration: 4 hours

Starting point: Port of Nafplio
Ending point: Karathona beach

Level: Easy-Μedium
Distance: 9 km
Min num of persons:3
Hot spots: Visiting the castle of Bourtzi, panoramic view of Nafplio city, enjoying sea kayak across the shore with the view of the impressive castle of Palamidi, picturesque church for break, ideal suggestion for families and for those who want something beautiful & easy.

Price: 45.00 euro (per person)
Included: Guided sea kayak tour , across the shoreline, all the necessary equipment, transportation (Karathona beach-Nafplio-port), fresh fruits, cool water, photos from the tour, masks for snorkeling.

Useful notes:

  • If you wish shorter route than 9 km, we can adjust the route from the port of Nafplio until Arvanitia beach which is 5km and the cost will be 40.00 € per person
  • There are available sea kayak tours to the islands of :Ydra, Spetses, Poros, Methana. Please ask us for more details
  • For more than 6 people we do special prices please ask us.
  • There is also available sea kayak tour in Epidaurus area on the sunken beach. It is very interesting and it combines perfectly snorkeling to observe ancient ruins in only 1 meter depth. After your kayak enjoy olive oil tasting or fresh fishes in local tavern in special prices

SEA KAYAK ONE DAY TOUR

Duration: 7 hours

Starting point: Port of Nafplio
Ending point: Port of Tolo

Level: Advanced
Distance:14 km
Min num of persons:3
Hot spots: Visiting the castle of Bourtzi, panoramic view of Nafplio city, enjoying sea kayak across the shore with the view of the impressive castle of Palamidi, picturesque church & fantastic isolated beach for breaks, ideal suggestion for those who want something more adventurous and they enjoy doing sea kayak.

Price: 75.00 euro (per person)
Included: Guided sea kayak tour to isolated beach, across the shoreline, all the necessary equipment, transportation (Τolo port-Nafplio port), fresh fruits, cool water, barbeque in an isolated beach (souvlaki, salad, soft drinks)

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