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Mount Kitheronas

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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 Giona

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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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Mount Fengari

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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 Smolikas

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Mount Smolikas

The second highest mountain in Greece, mount Smolikas is situtated close to Vasilitsa and Tymfi (Gamila), while Grammos is further to the north. The whole region is of great ecological...

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Mount Lakmos (Peristeri)

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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 Chelidona

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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 Aroania (Chelmos)

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Mount Aroania (Chelmos)

The Aroania mountain range (Chelmos) of the northern Peloponese is among the most popular winter destinations for Athenians. The third highest mountain of the peninsula after Taigetos and Ziria, it...

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Portitsa Gorge

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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 Pinovo

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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

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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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Samaria Gorge

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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 Olympus

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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 Dirfis

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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 Kaimaktsalan

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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 Dourdouvana

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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 Avgo

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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 Kandili

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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 Mavrovouni (Flega)

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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 Vardousia

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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 Taygetos

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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 Siniatsiko (Askion)

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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 Oligyrtos

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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 Xerovouni

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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 Tzoumerka

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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 Tymfi (Gamila)

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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 Kallifoni

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Mount Kallifoni

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Vikos Gorge

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Vikos Gorge

Located 30 km north of Ioannina, the Vikos gorge is one of the most popular hiking destinations in Greece. Its length is around 12 km- or 24 if you also...

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Aradena Gorge

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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 Panetoliko

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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 Triklario

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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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