Kampos is a small settlement located on the north of Naxos. A variety of organic farms, a beach with sheltered water and the beautiful chapel of Ag.Mamas on the rocks are the main characteristics of the area.
Overview of the trip
This kayak tour is one way and before we start paddling you will visit “Ktima Kampos”, a small organic farm run by Vassilis. Trees, vegetables, flowers, herbs and essential oils are some of the things you can see and taste. The farm visit is 30 to 40 minutes and you have the chance to learn useful things about a variety of techniques used for producing organic and top quality products. Just after we gear up, start our briefing for the day and start paddling. The route has a great variety of rock formations as well as beautiful colors and remote beaches. The distance is 12 km with two stops along the way for swimming, snorkeling, snacks and lunch. Treat of the day, coffee by the beach! Lot’s of interesting hidden spots like arches, narrow channels and a few caves to explore. The end the tour finds us at the beach of Saint John just 5 to 10 minutes from all destination at Chora Naxos.
– Visit to Ktima Kampos – organic farm
– Crystal clear waters
– Small caves
– Visiting remote beaches, cliff-diving
– Snacks with local tastes, organic vegetables and tasty cheese
– Kayak, snorkel, dive, and swim under a professional guide’s supervision
DURATION: 6 hours
DISTANCE: 7 miles
Visit to Kampos farm and taste local products
✔ Sea Kayaks (tandem or single with rudder)
✔ All kayak equipment (life jacket, paddle, spray-deck, dry bags, neoprene shoes-upon request)
✔ Qualified sea kayak guide
✔ Sea kayak handling briefing
✔ Land and water-based Sea Kayaking paddling instructions
✔ Snorkeling equipment
✔ Snacks (local vegetables, fruits, sesame bars and Naxian cheese)
✔ Water 1,5lt/person
✔ Dry bags
✔ Any medication you follow
✔ Wide brim hat
✔ Sun cream
✔ Beach shoes or athletics that you don’t mind to get wet
✔ Any fast-drying T-shirt or similar, ideally long sleeve and UV protection
✔ Spare dry clothes
Minimum: 2 persons
All tours are weather dependent so paddling locations and meeting points may vary. We reserve the right to cancel or modify all activities accordingly.
Feel free to bring any camera or other electronics if waterproof or covered with dry bags, dry case.
Private trips can be organised upon request.
Discounts provided for groups, families and kids.
DepartureKampos Komiakis / Saint John beach, Chora
Departure Time10:00 AM / Meeting time: 9:30 AM
Return TimeApproximately 16:00 PM
Dress CodeCasual, comfortable athletic clothing, hat and light jacket.