Regions: North Greece (Mt. Olympus) – Thessaly (Meteora)
Objects: 6 days culture-mountaineering-hiking-swimming
Activities: Mountaineering- Climbing-Swimming
Program’s difficulty: 3, ( technical 3 + physical 2 + climbing ability 5a/5b )
Dates: Days 7 / Nights 6
Group size: from 4 persons or individuals after request
Thessaloniki – Litohoro – Mt. Olympus – Meteora – Thessaloniki
Day 1 Arrival at Thessaloniki. Transfer to Meteora, the unique sandstone pillar area, a nature’s monument. Dinner & overnight at Meteora.
Day 2 We will visit the cliff top monasteries which have been included at UNESCO World Heritage list. In the afternoon it’s time for hiking at the paths between Meteora rocks. Overnight at Meteora.
Day 3 Meteora is a well known climbing area. There are several climbing routes to choose. Today we will enjoy a full day climbing at these sandstone rocks.
Day 4 Transfer to Litohoro village, at the foot of Mt. Olympus. We will visit Dion Archaeological site and spend the rest of the day swimming in the Pieria’s wide beaches of unspoilt natural beauty. Dinner and overnight guesthouse in Litochoro.
Day 5 Transfer to Prionia (1.100m) to take the path to the Refuge A (2.100m). After a short break we will continue the ascent to the refuge at Musses plateau (2.550μ). The view to the “Throne of Zeus” is stunning. Overnight at the refuge. Total 6-7h.
Day 6 Breakfast early in the morning, and then we climb at the top of Mt. Olympus (peak Myticas 2.917m and then descent to Prionia via Refuge A. Driving back to a guesthouse in Litochoro. Dinner and overnight. Total 7-8 h.
Day 7 Depending on the departure time we will visit Thessaloniki’s attractions. Departure.
Health and medical
The guide will have a first aid kit. We recommend to bring with your own medicines you might need
As in mountains of this high, weather is quite unpredictable, but from June to September are the best months for ascent
Thermos –water bottle
Trekking shoes or boots
Light jacket / raincoat with hood
Price: From 1.220, 00€ / person
Mountain guide from HFMC
Accommodation 1 night at a refuge and 5 nights at a guesthouse
6 breakfast and 6 Meal
Briefing on details of the route
Basic security equipment
Short distance walkies-talkies contact
Price does not include
Personal climbing equipment
Additional meals and drinks
Terms & Conditions
Deposit for reservations: 60%
Full payment 20 days before
No refund if you cancel less than 20 days!
The price is fixed at the moment of prepayment
June to October, after request or customize
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