Trekking – Hiking

Trekking – Hiking2018-01-14T22:15:29+00:00

Asopos Trekking

River trekking at the famous canyon of Assopos river. Assopos river is a small river that starts near the highest peaks of Oiti. After a few kilometres, the water gets high speed and penetrates rocks forming a beautiful canyon. An ideal summer destination for hiking and swimming.

Hiking hours: 6:00 (12km) (Kamena Vourla – Skamnos village 30min with the bus)

Monopati Delphi Hiking

Day 1:

Departure from the hotel with destination the village of Pavliani at mount Oiti. Oiti is a national park since it is the home of 1500 deferent kind of plants. The hike starts from Pavliani and leads us to the archaeological area«Pyra Heraclius». There we can find the remaining of Hercules’s temple. According to mythology this area is the area were Hercules put an end to his life.

Hiking hours: 5:30 (15km) Altitude deference: +530m.

Kamena Vourla – Pavliani village: 55km (almost 1 hour with the bus)

Day 2:

Visit the archaeological place Delphi. The hiking is on an ancient path and it takes us to Korikio Andro. A beautiful cave with stalactites and stalagmites. It was said that this cave was the gate to Adiis and it was dedicated to the Nymphs. Our return is from the path it takes us back to Delphi but also the view is spectacular.

Hiking hours: 4:30 (12km) Altitude deference: +100m

Kamena Vourla – Delfi: 95km (almost 2 hours with the bus)

Day 3:

METEORA TREKKING – ROCK CLIMBING – SIGHTSEEING

The Meteora rock towers are an intriguing geological phenomenon itself. But what has made Meteora world famous is a series of ancient monasteries which were built by “climber-monks” in the 13th century on top of the rock formations.

Try climbing the massive rock blocks, hike the green paths and visit those truly remarkable monasteries.

(Kamena Vourla – Meteora: 160km (2 hours with the bus)

Activities

Trekking: 5 hours (includes 1 hour for the visit of the monastery)
Rock climbing: 5 hours for a group

Monopati Efialti Hiking

Get to know the history and the beauty of central Greece

Stroll around the paths of the mythical hero Hercules. Visit Thermopyles the statue of Leonidas. You are going to walk through the very same path Efialtis, the head chief of the Persian army, defeated the Greeks, see the beauty of the national park of Parnassos and Oiti. Welcome to the central of Greece. You are going to love it!!

Day 1:

Departure from the hotel. We are going to see were the battle of Thermopyles took place. The hiking starts a bit higher, at the «path of Efialtis». It is said that this is the path that Efialtis lead Xerxis and his Persian army to defeat Leonidas and his army of 300. The view from the path is panoramic so we can see the place of the battle and let your imagination to fly to the whole matter that took place 2500 years ago.

Hiking hours: 6:00 (16km) Altitude deference: +500m

Visit the statue of Leonidas and the place of battle. Next to this there are streams of natural thermal healing water. If you wish you can bathe into nature pools.

Day 2:

Hiking at the «Path of Railway». At the end of the 19th century a French company built the Greek railway. The area of mount Kallidromo was difficult to go to nevertheless to built something there, so they had to take the equipment to the places, trough some paths, therefore the «Path of Railway». It is a path sculpted on the rock next to cliffs and through tunnels.

Hiking hours: 4:30 (11km) Altitude deference: +290m

Day 3:

Hiking on mount Kallidromo. With start point the village Eleftherohori at 900 m above the sea the path takes us to a magical lake at 1150m. Surrounding the lake are tall and old trees. To continue our hike, we go further up the mountain to the top. The view from the top Paliovoros is fantastic. From there you can see all the mountains of central Greece (Parnassos 2455m., Vardoussia 2495m., Giona 2510m. etc).

Hiking hours: 4:30 (10km) Altitude deference: +400m

Evrytania Trekking

Proussou Monastery – Mavri Spilia & Tournos

Circular Tour the famed Proussou Monastery with us, said to have been founded under the reign of the iconoclast Emperor Theophilus (8 29 -842 AD). The trek follows a charming, well-defined path surrounded by soaring fir trees, chestnut trees and crosses traditional wooden bridges. As the trek draws to an end, rappel down into Mavri Spilia Gorge with the aid of special equipment on a 7 m waterfall. This is one activity that’s bound to remain unforgettable, pumping your adrenaline levels sky-high.

Rappelling is optional.

Trek time 2 hours | Altitudinal difference: 350m | Availability: all year round | Suitable for all age groups

Aniada village – Kaliakoudas

Pass This trek leads from Aniada village of Mt. Kaliakoudas. It follows a charming route that passes amid fir trees and is suitable for all age groups, giving trekkers the chance to admire the natural landscape of Evrytania. At the end of the trek there is a large flat area where trekkers can rest and savour the heat of the campfires we will light there.

Trek time 2 hours | Altitudinal difference: 700m | Availability: all year round | Suitable for all age groups.

Don’t forget that Evrytania is host to countless paths just waiting to be explored by you.

Keeping on to the Black Cave Gap through Via Ferrata

At the end of walking, whoever from the participants want to go beyond themselves, can raise their adrenaline at Via Ferrata’s path…(unique in Greece) steel roads in italic, the famous climbing equipped paths.

That pass through precipitous and exposed places with permanently placed resorts for walkers’ safety and well safe routes concentrate a lot of people and are particularly enjoyable…