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Mount Mikri Ziria

27-09-2011 Hits:5847

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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Ratzorema Gorge (Mount Chatzi)

04-09-2011 Hits:3448

Ratzorema Gorge (Mount Chatzi)

Ratzorema gorge is situated at the foot of mount Chatzi, not far from the dam of Mesochora. Its opening gives the appearance of a dried up stream, but the river,...

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Mount Pinovo

04-09-2011 Hits:9906

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 Kaimaktsalan

04-09-2011 Hits:6302

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 Tzoumerka

30-04-2011 Hits:5402

Mount Tzoumerka

Recognizable by the steep edges of its western side, Mount Tzoumerka is situated between Arta and Ioannina. Together with Kakarditsa and Lakmos they constitute the area's most significant mountain...

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Mount Giona

30-03-2011 Hits:9115

Mount Giona

Giona is the highest mountain in central Greece and the fifth highest in the country. Located between Parnassus and Vardousia, its peak offers a view of Olympus and several other...

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Acheloos river

14-10-2011 Hits:7609

Acheloos river

Also known as Aspropotamos (Whiteriver), possibly because its water takes a pale white colour as it crosses the rich in clay minerals grounds of Pindus, Acheloos begins its journey from...

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Mount Tzena

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Mount Tzena

Mikri (small) and Meghali (big) Tzena, two peaks of an almost equal height, are the continuation of the mountain range that includes mounts Kaimaktsalan and Pinovo. Renown for its rivers...

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Mount Mavrovouni (Flega)

30-04-2011 Hits:5521

Mount Mavrovouni (Flega)

Overlooking the road that links Kalabaka to Ioannina and the Aoos artificial lake, mount Mavrovouni forms the natural border of the Pindus- Valia Kalda national park. The region is...

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Mount Siniatsiko (Askion)

15-01-2012 Hits:2396

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 Parnonas

10-07-2011 Hits:5983

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 Tsigori

02-10-2011 Hits:1757

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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Aradena Gorge

12-07-2011 Hits:5721

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 Tymfi (Gamila)

30-04-2011 Hits:6731

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 Menalo

31-03-2011 Hits:4876

Mount Menalo

Mount Menalo is located centrally on the Peloponnese peninsula, within the borders of Arcadia prefecture. Its greatest part is covered in fir, with pines and cypresses growing on the southern...

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Mount Kandili

20-05-2011 Hits:4513

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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Mount Lakmos (Peristeri)

25-04-2011 Hits:5657

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 Taygetos

11-03-2012 Hits:7691

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 Xerovouni

14-01-2012 Hits:1982

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 Panetoliko

05-04-2011 Hits:4527

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 Grammos

15-01-2012 Hits:4152

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 Oligyrtos

04-04-2011 Hits:4548

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 Penteli

14-04-2011 Hits:5681

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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Mount Oiti

19-02-2012 Hits:2448

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 Erymanthos

29-03-2012 Hits:2124

Mount Erymanthos

Erymanthos is situated at the Northwest Peloponnese and borders with mountains Kallifoni and Lampeia. It is divided in three parts: Profitis Ilias, Mouggila and Olonos. Profitis Ilias has the longest...

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Mount Avgo

04-09-2011 Hits:3874

Mount Avgo

Mount Avgo is located north of mount Chatzi and belongs to the southern Pindus range. Its three peaks, Loupata, Marosa and Avgo, all exceed 2.000 meters in height. It is...

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Mount Chelidona

30-03-2011 Hits:4857

Mount Chelidona

Fir-clad mount Chelidona is located in Evrytania perfecture, next to the mountains Panetoliko and Kaliakouda. Rivers Karpenisiotis and Trikeriotis flow at its foot, while its peak offers spectacular views of...

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Mount Parnassus

14-04-2011 Hits:5502

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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Samaria Gorge

08-06-2011 Hits:15683

Samaria Gorge

Situated within the muncipality of Chania, in western Crete, Samaria gorge is 16 km long- one of the longest in Europe. Thanks to its beauty and reputation, it is visited...

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Mount Dirfis

30-03-2011 Hits:5717

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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