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Mount Tsigori

02-10-2011 Hits:1767

Mount Tsigori

  Tsigori is a relatively unknown mountain of southern Pindus. It borders with Tzoumerka and Avgo while at the foot of the mountain flows river Acheloos. The slopes of the mountain...

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Mount Orliakas

14-01-2012 Hits:2338

Mount Orliakas

Mount Orliakas is located in the prefecture of Grevena and borders with mount Vasilitsa. Renowned for its rich flora and fauna, boasts a great variety of mushrooms (about 1,000 species)....

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Mount Taygetos

11-03-2012 Hits:7704

Mount Taygetos

Taygetus is the highest mountain in the Peloponnese, and each year receives thousands of Greek and foreign visitors. Its length is more than 100km. and the ridge has to "offer"...

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Mount Triklario

15-01-2012 Hits:2187

Mount Triklario

One of the most unknown and least discovered Greek mountains is mount Triklario. It is situated next to lake “Mikri Prespa” and borders with mountains Varnountas and Verno. At its...

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Mount Timfristos (Velouchi)

14-04-2011 Hits:5144

Mount Timfristos (Velouchi)

Mount Timfristos or Velouchi, located between Evritania and Phthiotis prefectures, belongs to the Pindus mountain range and is connected to Agrafa. From its peak you can see the mountains of...

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Mount Pinovo

04-09-2011 Hits:9921

Mount Pinovo

Mount Pinovo, with its long ridge and green slopes, stands out between mountains Kaimaktsalan and Tzena. Its dense forests of pine and beech extend up to an altitude of 1800...

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Mount Penteli

14-04-2011 Hits:5690

Mount Penteli

Situated north of Athens city center, mount Penteli is easily recognizable from afar because of its extensive quarries , looking like wounds which will never heal. The mountain is famous...

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Aradena Gorge

12-07-2011 Hits:5733

Aradena Gorge

Situated in the perfecture of Chania, Aradena gorge, with its steep surrounding cliffs and scenic views of the Libyan Sea, is only 5,5 km long and a perfect destination for...

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Mount Siniatsiko (Askion)

15-01-2012 Hits:2403

Mount Siniatsiko (Askion)

Having a longitude of 33 km mount Askion or Siniatsiko stands out from the plain of Ptolemaida separating mount Verno to the north from mount Vourino to the south. It...

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Mount Xerovouni

14-01-2012 Hits:1989

Mount Xerovouni

  Mountain Xirovouni is located in central Evia and belongs to mountain range of Dirfy. It is a rocky mountain and there are many climbing routes (traditional climbing). During the winter...

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Mount Oligyrtos

04-04-2011 Hits:4561

Mount Oligyrtos

Mount Oligyrtos, located at the borders of Argolida, Korinthia and Arcadia, is one of the region's smaller- in terms of perimeter- mountains, but is renown for its green slopes and...

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Mount Kandili

20-05-2011 Hits:4520

Mount Kandili

Long and narrow mount Kandili, in northwestern Euboea, is not the island's highest mountain, but it is renown for its spectacular views of the Eubean Bay. Despite its modest height,...

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Portitsa Gorge

06-03-2012 Hits:3126

Portitsa Gorge

The bridge of Portitsa is within walking distance from the village of Spileo in Grevena prefecture. To visit it we can go either on foot from the paved path that...

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Mount Grammos

15-01-2012 Hits:4170

Mount Grammos

One of the best known and most discussed mountains in Greece is mount Grammos. It is known both for its ecological value and the role it played during the Greek...

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Mount Tymfi (Gamila)

30-04-2011 Hits:6748

Mount Tymfi (Gamila)

A very popular hiking destination, mount Tymfi is located in the region of Zagori, in Ipeirus. Its lower slopes are covered in cedar, beech and oak forests, which give way...

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Mount Panetoliko

05-04-2011 Hits:4538

Mount Panetoliko

The Southernmost section of Pindus mountain range, Mount Panetoliko (or Panaitoliko) boasts the highest peak in the Aitolia-Akarnania perfecture and gives its name to a whole muncipality.  Its landscapes resemble...

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Mount Hymettus

31-03-2011 Hits:6432

Mount Hymettus

Located in the eastern side of Athens, Hymettus- with its greenfiled of 81.230 acres- is one of the city's last remaining green havens. The valley of Prinaris splits the mountain...

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Mount Kaimaktsalan

04-09-2011 Hits:6315

Mount Kaimaktsalan

With its highest peak reaching 2.524 m. in altitude, Mount Kaimaktsalan (White Peak) or Vorras is the third highest in Greece after Olympus and Smolikas. A significant percentage of the...

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Mount Kitheronas

11-03-2012 Hits:5007

Mount Kitheronas

Mountain Kitheron is located west of Mount Parnitha and it joined to it with mount Pastra. Further south and east stand Gerania and Patera mountains. It is covered by forest...

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Mount Parnonas

10-07-2011 Hits:5992

Mount Parnonas

The greatest mountain range of Peloponnese, Mount Parnon extends along the east side of the peninsula, separating the Laconian plain from the Argolic Gulf and ending at Cape Maléa...

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Mount Parnitha

14-04-2011 Hits:5304

Mount Parnitha

The highest and most extensive mountain range in Attica, Parnitha is located at the northwestern outskirts of Athens, with its western side overlooking Viotia perfecture. It is connected to Mount...

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Mount Oiti

19-02-2012 Hits:2459

Mount Oiti

Oiti is located at the northeast end of Vardousia and spans at Fthiotida and Fokida prefectures. It is a limestone mountain and at its alpine part there is flysch. Its...

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Mount Lakmos (Peristeri)

25-04-2011 Hits:5668

Mount Lakmos (Peristeri)

Situated north of Metsovo, within the central part of the Pindus range, Mount Lakmos or Peristeri is one of the region's most remote mountains. It is surrounded by peaks of...

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Mount Mikri Ziria

27-09-2011 Hits:5860

Mount Mikri Ziria

Mikri (Little) Ziria constitutes the northern end of Mount Kyllini.Thanks to its orientation, it remains clad in white for several months, while on certain years it receives more snow than...

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Mount Olympus

05-04-2011 Hits:8021

Mount Olympus

Mount Olympus, with its 52 peaks- including Mytikas, the highest in Greece and one of Europe’s highest in terms of topographic prominence- is the ultimate destination for lovers of nature...

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Mount Dourdouvana

28-01-2012 Hits:2717

Mount Dourdouvana

Dourdouvana lies at the end of Aroania mountains (Chelmos). It  is a slavic name which means rose (or Triantafyllia in Greek) while its ancient Greek name is Penteleia. It is...

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Mount Fengari

30-03-2011 Hits:7456

Mount Fengari

Mount Saos or Fengari, towers above Samothraki (Samothrace), Greece’s northernmost island, and is the first thing a visitor will notice when approaching the island (accessible only by boat from Alexandroupoli)....

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Mount Dirfis

30-03-2011 Hits:5738

Mount Dirfis

Mount Dirfis is situated in the middle of Euboea and, with a height of 1743 m., is the island’s highest mountain. Its steep slopes are exposed to the cold northeastern...

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Mount Vardousia

14-04-2011 Hits:5517

Mount Vardousia

Mount Vardousia covers a large area of central Greece, mostly in the prefecture of Phocis, but with a small part claimed by Pthiotis. It is one of the few mountains...

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Mount Parnassus

14-04-2011 Hits:5514

Mount Parnassus

Mount Parnassus is best known for its snow resort and surrounding villages, which are stormed by thousands of skiers and visitors during the winter months. Still, the ski center is...

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