Sitia Geopark Trekking, Crete Island
What is Trekking?
Trekking in routes and paths together with professional mountain guides.
Where can I do trekking?
Trekking, Mount Olympus
- Eyrytania -Agrafa, Mt.Helidona, Mt.Kalliakouda, Krentis
- Kastoria - Kataraktes
- Tzoumerka - Kalarites
- Peloponnese - Lousios Gorge, Mt Taygetos, Mt. Helmos
- Crete - Samaria Gorge, Αg. Irini Gorge, Trekking in the south coast, White Mountains, Psiloritis Mt.,Lasithiotika Mts.
- Zagorochoria - Vikos Gorge, Voidomatis, Vradeto, Mt.Gamila, Dragon lakes
- Mt. Olympus
Arcadia Trekking, Peloponnese
And in other places in Greece.
Zagori, Ioannina, Epirus
When can I do trekking?
Throughout the year, depending the location.
No previous experience is required in order to participate in an easy, one or many day, trekking trip. For more demanding trips you must be in good physical condition. Ages 10-65 years old.
What do I need to carry with me?
What you need to have with you is a pair of trekking shoes, comfortable clothes, waterproof jacket, a hat, sun glasses, a back pack and a flask, light food (raisins, chocolate, sandwich). For many day treks you will need a sleeping bag and a torch.
In more than one-day treks, you need tents; carry mats, and camping equipment. In mountaineering expeditions specialised equipment such as crampons, axes, ropes, sleeping bags and tents are provided.
Samaria, Chania, Crete