6 days / 5 nights SELF DRIVE
ATHENS-METEORA-METSOVO-SAMARINA-VIKOS CANYON- PAPIGO- PERTOULI-ATHENS
Loose the sense of time in one of the most beautiful mountainous area of Greece. A continuous change of scenery between rough cliffs, canyons, plateaus, rivers, waterfalls and traditional villages with house and bridges made of stones. Thrilling off road in challenging tracks will keep your adrenaline high. This itinerary with VIKOS CANYON (world’s deepest according to GUINESS BOOK OF RECORDS) and offers a great off road experience. The area is of great ecological value and our priority is to leave nature unharmed by our passage.
Departure and arrival hours will be determined daily, depending on the needs of the group.
ATHENS – METEORA - KRANIA
Departure for Meteora. Visit of the world’s famous monasteries built on top of the local cliffs. If you wish intermediates in the route stop for swimming the sea. During the route stop for light meal-coffee*. After the visit we head for the traditional village of Krania. Arrival in the hotel at Krania. Free program.
Check out and we depart after breakfast for the impressive stone built bridge of Portitsa placed and then after crossing the Venetikos river three time we reach the arched bridge of Aziz Aga. Light meal* or coffee break by the river and if you wish swimming. We head for the traditional town of Samarina built by Kiourista's forest. Arrival in the hotel at Samarina. Free program.
SAMARINA – VOIDOMATIS RIVER- PAPIGO
Check out and after breakfast we head to the Greek – Albanian border line passing from difficult tracks through rivers and forests. If you wish swimming and activities at Vodomatis river - one of Europe’s purer and colder. The place is ideal for a variety of sporting activities such as canoe- kayak, rafting. We pass from Zouzouli village and the itinerary lends us to the alpiclake of Arrenes at 1700m altitude. All today’s route offers a lot offroading and adrenaline high moments. During the route stop for light meal-coffee. We head for the town of Papigo. Arrival in the hotel at Papigo. Free program.
PAPIGO – VIKOS CANYON- METSOVO
Check out and after breakfast we leave Papigo for one of the most beautiful routes of Pindos mountainous and Vikos Canyon. We reach the traditional villages complex of Zagorohoria famous for it’s stone built houses. During the route stop for light meal-coffee and head from Mitsikeli mountain. Arrival in the hotel at Metsovo. Free program.
Check out and after breakfast we head to the Metsovo famous for it’s architecture, winery and dairy products. Magical and green route. Through off road trails in a place of rare natural beauty head in the traditional village Kalarites, of Pindos Mountains. Through a beautiful route we arrive swimming in the river Aheloos (if you wish). We follow river Aheloos also known as Aspropotamos (means White river). After enjoying ourselves in this natural playground we head through a beech and pines forest to the resort of Pertouli. Arrival in the hotel at Pertouli. Free program.
Check out and after breakfast we departure for Athens.
Overnights will be at such locations so that if the weather conditions change, we have an alternative direction.The routes are of the most beautiful in the Northen Pindos green environment.
The program may be modified depending on the weather. The time of arrival may be not accurate because of obstacles might we encounter on the route. Our support and escort vehicle will accompany offers among other things, air pump for the tires- and natural inverter 12Vdc / 220 / ac 1500w *light meal included (tomato, olives, traditional cheese, water, drip coffee)