Experience secret mountainous Central Greece

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A quick escape to the remote mountainous Nafpaktia. Two days walking into the wooded mountainous inland of Central Greece. Enjoy endless nature throughout the year, far from overcrowded places in less advertised destinations. Let’s hike onto old connection paths, walk through shadowed forests and explore picturesque villages. Live an unforgettable experience and guided by locals discover the hidden gems of a remote mountainous area of Greece!


Day 1: Trip towards the West

Early in the morning you leave Athens and travel westwards till the city of Nafpaktos, on the north shore of the Corinthian Gulf (about 2h45min, mostly in highways). You continue now towards the mountainous part of the region of Nafpaktia and after about 1h30min you reach your destination. In the afternoon you will go on your first hike, in the fir forest around the picturesque village of Ano Chora. Overnight in traditional Guesthouse.
Total transfer: 275 km, 4h
Hiking: 1-4h, 2-8km, simple

Day 2: Hiking through the gorge of Kakavos

After a good Greek breakfast, you go hiking on an old connection, partly still paved, path through the spectacular Kakavos Gorge, towards the village of Ampelakiotisa. After our picnic we leave this splendid mountainous region and eventually return to Athens.
Total transfer: 286 km, 4h30min
Hiking: 4h, 11km, +440m/-440m, moderate

Alternative for Day 2: The mountain peaks of Nafpaktia

Today you can climb the peak of Tsakalaki, at 1712m, in a forth and back scenic hike from/to the village of Ano Chora. After lunch we leave the mountains and return to Athens.
Total transfer: 275 km, 4h
Hiking: 5h, 13km, +730m/-80m, moderate


- 2 hiking days
- Simple – moderate hikes, suitable for beginners
- Perfect for families with yang children
- Possibility of demanding hikes, for experienced hikers


From 192 EUR in double room, with all transfers included from/to Athens
From   60 EUR in double room, if you use your own vehicle


- Accommodation: 1 night in traditional guesthouse
- Good Greek breakfast
- All transfers
- Local guide for the hikes
- Professional liability insurance
- VAT 24% and all taxes



- Private vehicle with driver-guide from/to Athens
- Car rental from/to Athens
- Lunch and diner


- Personal travel insurance
- Other meals than breakfast
- Snacks, drinks, tips
- Everything is not included in the “sevices” paragraph


Ask for our 3-days version of this tour!
  • Nafpaktos
  • Ano Chora
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