Enjoy a trekking tour in the Pindos mountain range in northwestern Greece! This route is perfect for those who want to combine challenging hiking with beautiful scenery.
Upon your arrival in Greece, you will be transferred to a bed and breakfast in Zagori. Enjoy a local cuisine for supper and have an early night. We start early in the morning for a drive to Tsepelovo where we begin the trek. Following the trail to reach Tsouka Rossa pass, we then venture to the Katsanos plateau. You will have beautiful scenery as we hike to Vrissichori Village. We will be transferred from here by bus to Pades for overnight.
In the morning, we start climbing to the top of Smolikas Mountain. We will walk by Drakolimni, a beautiful alpine lake. As we descend the sloping trail, we trek through pine and beech forest to reach the nomad village of Samarina for the overnight.
We start from Samarina and climb up the mountain of Gomara. Enjoy beautiful views as we hike to Distrato, a small village where we will stay overnight.
Early in the morning, we’ll head for Vovoussa village on the banks of the Aoos River. This is where we will spend the night. Our walk is through forest in one of the most unexplored areas of Greece. There are many wild animals that find refuge here such as the brown bear, wolves and wild cats!
The next day, we enter the protected area of Valia Calda with a walk next to the river where we will tent overnight.
We ascent towards the twin alpine lakes of Flegga, above them is the peak. Once we have reached the lake after our descent, we will transfer to Metsovo for overnight.
After breakfast, we will return to Zagori.