Ammouliani is a small, cozy island, located I Chalkidiki peninsular(Greece), in the bay of Holy Athos mount. Its territory is just 4,5 square km, and the population is about 600 people.
Level of difficulty: you do not need to have previous experience in kayaking.
Friday: we leave Sofia on Friday evening and arrive round midnight on the camping. The accommodation is in tents in the campground.
Saturday: after breakfast we get our equipment and listen to the safety briefing and about the ways of paddling. We load our kayaks with the luggage and head to the island. After about an hour, we reach one of the sandy beaches on the island, where we have time to swim and enjoy the sun. We reach the campground with the kayaks. We can visit the capital of the island. The accommodation is in tents in the campground.
Sunday: after the morning coffee we keep our kayak trip round the Ammouliani island, and will visit the close small islands. We will stop for a break on small beaches and will enjoy the beautiful view in front of us of mount Athos. With the kayaks we reach Ouranoupuli, which is located 1km away from the boundary with Holly mount Athos. We will have a walk in the village, load the kayaks and head to Sofia.
Recommended period: April – October.
Needed things for the kayaking: clothes for the kayaking, beach towel, long sleeve clothes for the evenings, hat, sunglasses, sunscreen.
Meeting point: parking lot of stadium Vasil Levski.
The program can be elongated to 4,5 days and can be combined with the kayaking round Diaporos island.