Where are you climbing next ?

Kalymnos climbing experience…

…in a paradisiacal island !

With friends…

…new challenges…

… enjoying life !

Customized trip for 2019

Throughout the year, I organize trips to Kalymnos

My services*

  • Helping find airfare to Kalymnos
  • Transportation around the island
  • Booking accommodation corresponding to your taste and budget, near the cliffs, in a delightfully romantic place overlooking the sea…
  • Assisting in renting a scooter or car for errands, exploring the island, dining with your lover in the quaint restaurants throughout the town
  • Helping arrange childcare at the local daycare center so that you are free to climb as a couple
  • Enjoying the island from a local perspective i.e. where to have breakfast before climbing, eat a famous Greek salad, drink a beer on the beach, or go out on the town in the evening…
  • Be assured, if your partner does not climb there is more than enough on the island to ensure him/her a dream stay

*I have identified some of the best providers, the best accommodation and established local contacts with trusted people who offer quality services. I will open my address book with great pleasure and introduce you to the providers you choose

A typical day of climbing*

  • Pick you up at the hotel (or accommodation of your choosing) and bring you to the cliffs
  • Assist in setting up top-rope, hanging the draws to climb on lead, and provide instruction on climbing technique
  • Provide you with climbing equipment (rope, belay system, draws, harness, helmet…) allowing for light travel
  • Help you to choose the crags among the 65 sectors of the island those which correspond to your level (more than 3 500 routes). All types of climbing are available (slabs, steep wall, tufa etc) with a variety of exposures allowing for us to climbing in the warmth of the sun on cold days and escape to the shade on hot days.
  • Teaming up with you on a multipitch
  • Discover Deep Water Soloing

*I will guide you to discover a variety of exceptional cliffs in a magical environment that smells of thyme and sage that will leave you forever seduced by the Sirens of the island if you abandon the prudence of Ulysses.

Organized trips in 2019

Climbing trips organized with Copines de Voyage*

  • from 5 to 10 August : arrival on 4 and return on 11 September (7 nights on site)
  • from 2 to 7 September : arrival on 1st and return on 8 September (7 nights on site)

The program and registration form are on the website https://www.copinesdevoyage.com

Copines De Voyage is a French travel agency, language used by participants is French. The website is not translated in English. I can help you to register.

*These trips are only open to women.

Climbing trips organized with Petits Trips Entre Amis*

  • from 19 to 24 August : arrival on 18 and return on 25 August (7 nights on site)
  • from 16 to 21 September : arrival on 15 and return on 22 September (7 nights on site)

The program and registration form are on the site https://www.petitstripsentreamis.com

Petit Trips Entre Amis is a French travel agency, language used by participants is French. The website is not translated in English. I can help you to register.

*These trips are mixed. 

Daily activities in Kalymnos

Rock climbing

Duration : half day (4 hours) or day (6 hours)
Level : any
Kids : accompanied by their parents

Description

I organize 4 to 6 hours of rock climbing on one of the multiple sectors of Kalymnos for climbers of all levels. Exclusive sessions: for single, couple, group of friends or family.

Before beginning, we meet up for a coffee and decide together on the proper crag tailored to desired style and level of climbing.

Come only with your climbing shoes, all other equipment is supplied. It’s possible to rent climbing shoes.

Prices are as follows

Price per person for 4 hours of activity :

  • 100 € for a single person
  • 90 € for 2 persons
  • 80 € for 3 to 6 persons
  • 280 € for a family.

Price per person for 6 hours of activity :

  • 120 € for a single person
  • 110 € for 2 persons
  • 100 € for 3 to 6 persons
  • 340 € for a family.

The price includes

  • Guiding and teaching by a certified rock climbing instructor
  • All the technical equipment (except climbing shoes)
  • Transport to and from the climbing sectors

Multipitch on Kalymnos

Duration : 4-5 hours
Level : 5b on top rope

Description

Kalymnos is known best for its sport climbing routes however, it also provides some multi-pitch gems which would be a shame not to experience !

Prices are as follows

Price per person :

  • 140 € for a single person
  • 100 € for 2 persons

The price includes

  • Guiding and teaching by a certified rock climbing instructor
  • All the technical equipment (except climbing shoes)
  • Transport to and from the climbing sectors

Multipitch on Telendos

Duration : 7-8 hours
Level : 5c on top rope

Description

Discovering Telendos through the multi pitch climbing routes of its south face is a must on your Kalymnos journey!

The adventure begins by a boat trip which drop us on Telendos. A small half hour of hiking brings us to where we go for 250 meters of rock climbing with a vast sea background… The multi-pitch leads you to the summit of the Telendos plateau.   A mild hike down brings you to the small Telendos harbor where you will enjoy the peacefulness along side some local dishes for an afternoon snack.

It takes at least 7 or 8 hours for this beautiful journey.

Prices are as follows

Price per person :

  • 160 € for a single person
  • 140 € for 2 persons

The price includes

  • Guiding and teaching by a certified rock climbing instructor
  • All the technical equipment (except climbing shoes)
  • Transport to and from the climbing sector

Deep Water Solo in Rina

Duration : 4 hours
Level : any any level (from 10 years old) ability to swim 200 meters
Kids : accompanied by their parents

Description

In a scenic environment near a small fishing village, Rina Harbor provides the perfect place to enjoy rock climbing over the sea without a rope.

  • Traversing on more than 250 meters in the patronymic route: “Socratics swimming lessons”. Are the budding philosopher climbers either the opposite ?
  • A boat or kayak takes us to a cliff where we evolve upright.

Don’t forget your swimsuit!

Prices are as follows

Price per person :

  • 80 € for a single person
  • 70 € for 2 persons
  • 60 € for 3 to 6 persons
  • 200 € for a family.

The price includes

  • Guiding and teaching by a certified rock climbing instructor
  • Transport to and from Rina harbor

Visit of Skalia cave

Duration : 2 hours
Level : any any level (from 10 years old)
Kids : accompanied by their parents

Description

Skalia cave is doubtless the most spectacular caves of the Kalymnos island, with phenomenal formations of stalactites and stalagmites, some being more than 15 meters height.

You come down by two ladders before finding you in the main and gigantic room of more than 500 m2.

Do not forget your camera!

Prices are the following one

  • 40 € /person
  • 30 € for the children
  • 120 € for a family

The price includes

  • Guiding and teaching by the rock climbing instructor
  • Transport to and from Rina arbor

Via-ferrata of Gerakios

Duration : 4 hours
Level : any level (from 12 years old)
Kids : accompanied by their parents

Description

Try the via ferrata when coming on Kalymnos! It will give you a unique point of view of the entire island!

The Kalymnos via ferrata is located above Myrties, to the right of Massouri towards the Gerakios climbing sector. The via ferrata, with its approach, brings you to 400 meters over sea level and offers you a wonderful view of the cliffs of Massouri as well as Telendos island.

The average duration of activity is approximately 4 hours depending on your walking speed. The departure time of this activity is 8am.

Even though the via ferrata is not very difficult, its steep approach and its long return (approximately 2 hours) make it an activity which requires a certain physical condition.

Prices are as follows

Price per person :

  • 100 € for a single person
  • 90 € for 2 persons
  • 80 € for 3 to 6 persons
  • 280 € for a family.

The price includes

  • Guiding by a certified rock climbing instructor
  • All the technical equipment

Sunset portaledge

Duration : 3 hours
Level : any

Description

Climbers or non-climbers, come enjoy an extraordinary experience and taste the intoxication of an aerial evening.  The immensity of the place exalts the minimalism of the skiff.

We watch the sunset into the sea, while keeping an eye for the dolphins which frequent the bay.

No skill is required, you can easily access the portaledge from the ground. Once everything is set up and you are secured, you are left alone to savor this magical moment.

Prices are the following one

Price per person :

  • 100 € for a single person
  • 80 € for 2 persons

The price includes

  • Full set up of the portaledge and security of the participants by a certified climbing instructor
  • Safety equipment
  • Transport to and from the site

For any question, contact me.

altivouac@gmail.com

+33 6 27 72 12 16
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