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ΟΝΕ DAY EXCURSION TO THE THE MAJESTIC FOREST OF SKIRITIDA IN ARCADIA

September 24

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SUNDAY,24TH OF SEPTEMBER 2017

Τhe team of alternative tourism ‘Grecopaths’ organizes an one day excursion to the forest of Skiritida in Arcadia prefecture.

The village of Vlachokerasia is a jewel in the forest of Skiritida, and welcomes us with its traditional houses and natural beauty. It is situated at an altitude of 960 meters and 22 km. out of Tripoli.

Our hiking tour will start and end in the village of Vlachokerasia. They will take place two different hiking tours according their level of difficulty. Both groups will start together on a circular walk that the first group will choose –which is medium level of difficulty in total length 12km, 150meter elevation difference/ approx. 5hrs.

The participants who choose to do the second easy hike will return to the village at one point earlier during the total hike.(How long it will be depends of the group, about 5km,2 hours)
In addition the second group will visit the new Archaeological Museum of Tegea, (10km away from the village) which is on the list of the best museums of Europe, and have some free time in the village. Both groups will meet again in the village of Blachokerasia for lunch in a tavern to share the experiences!

Generally this hiking tour will lead us on a trail through the forest of Skiritida with chestnut trees, pine trees, firs, plane trees and oak trees. The abundance of water in the lakes, sources and streams we pass by and the presence of old watermills will give us a scenery as taken from a fairytale.

In summary:

  • Hiking route: Vlachokerasia village-Forest of Skiritida-Vlachokerasia
    km: 12
    Elevation difference: about 150 meters
    Duration: About 5 hours
    Hot spots: Traditional historical village, forest with chestnut trees, pine trees, firs, plane trees and oak trees, lakes, sources and streams, old watermills.
  • Hiking route: circular Blachokerasia
    km: 5
    Elevation difference: about 150 meters
    Duration: About 2 hours
    Hot spots: Traditional historical village, forest with chestnut trees, pine trees,firs, plane trees and oak trees, Archaeological Museum of Tegea

Price: 20.00 € per adult/15.00€ per child from 9-12 years old
Included: Transportation with bus, guided hiking tour,
Extra cost: Museum of Tegea for the second group,4 euro-
Οver 65 years old:2euro-Children free of charge
Meeting point1: Port of Nafplio, 07:30 am.
Meeting point2: Public Market Argos, 08:00am.

Participations until: 20th of September*Last min:25 euro

Do not miss it!Contact us to: info@grecopaths.gr, or +306933051333 or via FB with personal message

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Date:
September 24
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grecopaths
Phone:
6933051333

Venue

vlaxokerasia arkadias
Vlachokerasia
Vlachokerasia, Αρκαδια 220 16 Ελλάδα
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