Regions: NW Greece – Epirus
Program’s difficulty: 4 (technical 1 + physical 4)
Dates : Days 6/ Nights 5
Group size: from 4 persons or individuals after request
The trip overview
Aristi (OVERNIGHT) –Papingo, Astraka Refuge, Mt. Timphi Dragon Lake (OVERNIGHT) – Timphi Peak 2.496m, Vrisohori, Palioseli (OVERNIGHT) – Mt. Smolikas Dragon Lake , Mt. Smolikas Peak 2.637m, Ag. Paraskevi (OVERNIGHT) – Plikati, Mt. Grammos Peak 2.520m, Konitsa (OVERNIGHT)
Why we go there
3 of the most interesting mountains in Greece. The most beautiful Mt. Timphi, Mt. Smolikas the second highest in Greece and Mt. Grammos were the last part of the Greek civil war took place.
Day 1 Arrive at Thessaloniki or Ioannina. Transfer to Papingo. Overnight.
Day 2 Hiking to Astraka refuge in Mt. Timphi (3h) – Hiking to Dragon lake (2h). Overnight at the refuge.
Day 3 Hiking to the peak of Mt. Timphi (3h) – Walking down to village Vrisohori (4h) – Transfer to Palioseli Mt. Smolikas refuge. Overnight at the refuge.
Day 4 Climb Mt. Smolikas Dragon Lake (3h) – Climbing to the peak (1.3h) – Walkind down to the other side of the mountain, at village Ag. Paraskevi (4h) – Overnight
Day 5 Transfer to village Plikati – Climb to Mt. Grammos (4h) – Transfer to Konitsa – Overnight
Health and medical
The guide will carry a first aid kit. We recommend bringing 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
Rucksack 30-40 Lt.
Thermos –water bottle
Trekking shoes or boots
Light Jacket / Raincoat – hiking clothes
Sun glasses – Sun protective oil
Price: From 1.250,00€
Accommodation 3 nights at a guesthouse and 2 nights at a refuge
5 breakfast and 9 Meal
Basic security equipment’s
Short distance walkie-talkies contact
Local transport cost
Price does not include
Personal hiking 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 2015, after request or customize
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