Adventure Comes In All Shapes And Sizes. But The Smiles Are Always Extra Large.
CHILDREN LEARN BEST THROUGH PLAY!
Free of charge: A fun way for kids to discover the mysteries of our fragile planet while making new friends. Because kids love nature, these outdoor activities were developed to create awareness and stimulate kids into action towards the environment, culture and healthy eating. The Grecoland Discovery Adventures are available at selected Grecotels six days a week for 7-14 years old and are run by the specially-trained multilingual Grecoland team. Children aged 3-6 can enjoy the Green & Blue Days at the Grecoland. Stimulating new activities include beach & marine exploration, creative crafts and getting back to nature in the new hotels alternative gardens. At the same time, they are learning to respect our planet, to have a healthy attitude to food and experience the Olympic Spirit and Greek Culture through play.
LIFE & SOIL
An unforgettable tour in the hotel garden to see how nature works in coastal habitats. We roll up our sleeves and watch life itself sprout up from the earth in our allotment. We learn eco-friendly methods to grow healthy food while also learning and practicing composting as a way to be more like nature and have no waste.
Highlights: • Composting – no waste here! We recycle garden and hotel organic refuse. • Plant a seed – nurture your own seed and watch them grow…
SUN, FUN, JUN(K)
Solar energy is free! We have fun with the sun, learn about solar-power. Finally, we enjoy tasty treats that have been cooked in our solar oven!
Highlights: • Cook in a solar oven • Play fun games • Learn how clean energy affects our life • Create stuff from things that you may think are junk
GREEK SKY @ NIGHT
From mythology to mariners. For centuries, sailors have used the stars to navigate in unknown seas. Through the telescope, we see what a star actually is, and learn their names – many of which are Greek myths.
Highlights: • Night adventure • Star-gazing through telescope
EXPLORE THE SHORE
Stroll along the hotel’s beach, dip into rock pools, and reveal the hidden secrets of the coast.
Highlights: • Examine beach & rock 'treasures' under the microscope • Play team games on the beach • Join the Beach Patrol to keep our beach spotless
Sealife comes in many shapes and sizes. Grecoland Explorers will learn kayaking and snorkelling techniques before we set out along the coastline to explore the sea’s plant and animal communities and their connections.
Highlights: • Explore the underwater world and its link to earth, the sea and us • Examine the sea bed and discuss findings • Learn about species like dolphins, sea turtles and local fishes
Trying to get to the top of our climbing wall is a challenge every kid can't wait to take! They learn about mountain ecology; they learn that mountains are also in danger, and there are endangered species everywhere. (Available in selected hotels)