Activities

Akti Retzika offers a selection of experiences
that will add to creating moments to remember

  • Recharge and rejuvenate with yoga sessions
  • Meet Greek culture through local cuisine
  • Rent a bike and explore local surroundings
  • Ride the waves with “SKG Watersports”

Enjoy your “Greek Cooking”

One of the most memorable aspects of a visit to Greece is its cuisine. Food that is fresh, rich with flavor and healthy, makes it hard not to fall in love with Greek gastronomy. Here at Akti Retzika, our guests have the opportunity to participate in  cooking meetings with the hostess of Akti Retzika! Guests will have the opportunity to learn how to cook and and enjoy healthy Greek food. The meetings are casual and will include Greek recipes inspired by traditional Greek breakfast and/or other favourites such as tzatziki, melitzanosalata, stuffed tomatoes and peppers. All of our dishes are prepared by using fresh ingredients.

Notes:
// The cooking meetings are informal and in English/German.
// Recipes vary according to the seasons. We use only the freshest ingredients available.
// Pre-booking or Registration at the reception is required!

More info:
“I enjoy sharing my knowledge with my guests and showing them how to take the flavors of Greece back to their homeland; so that memories are not only lasting but can be shared at the table.

Looking forward to welcoming you!”

Soti Retzika

 

 

 

 


Yoga

Yoga sessions
Leave the walls, practice yoga in nature; discover your own true nature.

We invite you to take a journey of discovery and submerge your body and mind into the ancient traditions of Yoga, upon a beautiful and exclusive setting by the sea, surrounded by nature.

Yoga is a training method promising to revitalize body and soul utilising a series of stretches and moves, drawn from the ancient Eastern philosophies.

More info:
PRE-BOOKING IS REQUIRED!

 

 


 


Bicycle rental

Cycling is the best way to discover the authentic nature that surrounds Akti Retzika.

More info:
At the reception of Akti Retzika you have the opportunity to rent a bike to discover the area.

Prices:
EUR 12 per bike per day


Activities by “SKG Watersports”

WINDSURF COURSES

Windsurfing in Thessaloniki was never easier! Take up a beginner class with the expert instructors of “SKG Watersports” and learn how to windsurf in the clear waters of Epanomi.

It doesn’t matter if you have tried windsurfing before or not. At Mindloop sports station you will become the rider you’re aiming for. With a one-to-one tuition, you will have your instructor all by yourself to get confident and learn how to use the sail and how to control the sail and the board. All the lessons are perfectly designed and cut depending on the student’s needs.

The spot is ideal for windsurfing. From April to October you can expect thermal winds up to 15 knots with flat warm waters. Try windsurfing in Akti Retzika and you won’t regret it!

SUP in THESSALONIKI
Half day tour Duration: 3 hours

With the SUP adventure trips in Epanomi, Thesssaloniki you will paddle the clear Mediterranean waters of the Aegean Sea.

There is a great selection of Stand Up Paddleboards which are ideal for families, couples and friends but for advanced paddlers too. These trips are designed for people with little or no previous experience and for more experienced paddlers as well. The SUP trips are the ultimate in “soft adventure”.

Your safety is a main concern for your instructor. At the launch site, you will be briefed and be given the safety instructions. After the briefing, and once you know how to paddle, you will start the trip. All you need to bring is a bathing suit, a towel, a hat, sunscreen, and you are ready for a day filled with adventure, exercise, and unforgettable beauty.

We start from our station and we are heading North where we paddle approximately for an hour on a slow pace, on our way we can paddle close to the famous shipwreck, then we pass from the cape of Epanomi where we do a one hour brake where you will be served a fresh snack and enjoy the great view and the feeling that you are surrounded from the sea.

SEA KAYAK TOURS
Half day tour Duration: 3 hours

With the sea kayak adventure trips get ready to explore the unique beauty of Epanomi bay. An adventure trip to paddle accompanied by a certified instructor, and explore this endless coastline.

You will find single sitting and double sitting kayaks ideal for friends, families and couples. All the trips are perfectly accustomed to your level whether you have tried sea kayaking before or not.

Your safety is always a top priority for the instructors of Mindloop. At the launch site, you will have a briefing by the instructor where he will explain how to use the sea kayaks and how to paddle effortlessly. All you need to bring with you is a bathing suit, a towel and get ready for a fun filled day at the magnificent bay of Potamos-Epanomi.

We start from our station and we are heading North where we paddle approximately for an hour on a slow pace, on our way we can paddle close to the famous shipwreck, then we pass from the cape of Epanomi where we do a one hour brake where you will be served a fresh snack and enjoy the great view and the feeling that you are surrounded from the sea.

KITESURF COURSES

Kitesurfing is a ”must do” experience. Either a beginner or an intermediate rider Thessaloniki is the ideal spot to get your kite lessons with the experienced instructors of Mindloop Outdoor Activities.

In Epanomi we have thermal winds through spring & summer months with winds up to 15 knots and really strong winds up to 35 knots throughout winter.

Our school operates all year and we provide lessons with safety and a lot of fun!
The best kite sizes are 12-14sq.m (summer) and 6-9sq.m (winter)

 

RENTALS OF:

  • Sea kayaks
  • SUPs
  • Windsurf
  • Pedal Boats