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Hiking around Athens

Explore the mountains of Attica

  • 4 hours
  • From 30 euros
  • Parnitha, Ymittos or Penteli mountains

Service Description

Embark on a breathtaking journey hiking around Athens and explore the beauties of Attica. Our mild mountain hikes are perfect for beginners and more advanced hikers. Parnitha mountain Our guided tour will take you through the national park of Parnitha, offering you a unique circular route and a breathtaking view of Skipiza. Our route includes a passage through a beautiful fir forest, ending at the stunning location of Mola where you can take a short break. Book now and experience Athens like never before. Route Information: Length: 9 km Altitude difference: 280m Difficulty: Average Duration: +/- 4 hours Ymittos mountain Ymittos is a wonderful close destination from Athens that hides many beautiful surprises. Countless paths, many of which lead the visitor through a wonderful forest on mountain terrain. The route we will follow is easy and ideal for beginners. We will visit the Byzantine church of the Taxiarches, we will move towards the Kaisariani Monastery then towards Kalopoula and arrival at the fire brigade wachtower. Route Information: Length: 6 km Altitude difference: 250m Difficulty: Easy Duration: +/- 4 hours Penteli mountain We'll trek through the picturesque mountain of Penteli, discovering hidden gems like the dense pine forest of Dionysos and the beautiful chapels of Prophet Elias-Agios Nikitas and Agios Loukas. Our route will take us through abandoned quarriesto the top of Penteli, at a breathtaking height of 1109m. Whether you're an experienced hiker or a beginner, this hike is perfect for you. Book with us now for an unforgettable experience. Route Information: Length: 9 km Altitude difference: 650m Difficulty: Medium The hike is suitable for beginners in VERY GOOD physical condition (Suitable for children over 12 years old) Duration: 4-5 hours Basic Equipment you should have with you: - Backpack - Hiking shoes - Elastic and comfortable pants for hiking - Windproof/waterproof jacket - Spare clothes - changes for after the activity (t-shirt, socks, etc.). - Sunglasses - Hat - Face sunscreen - Water (1,5 litre) - Snack - Walking stick (if available)


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Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Fees -In case of no show of a client in a tour the company reserves the right to keep the whole paid amount. -In case the client requests cancellation more than 20 days before the tour the company will keep 30% of the deposit. -In case the client requests cancellation more than 10 days before the tour the company will keep 50% of the deposit. -In case the client requests cancellation more than 5 days before the tour the company will keep 100% of the deposit. Alterations/Cancellations from the company. The company reserves the right to cancel a planned trip for safety reasons due to bad weather conditions or other unpredictable reason. In that case full refund will be given. The company and the leaders may suggest an alternative tour or activity accordingly. Our terms and conditions can be found here : https://www.athensextremesports.com/terms


Contact Details

+30 6944056356

contact@athensextremesports.com

Andreadou 44, Athens, Greece


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