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Mount Mikri Ziria

27-09-2011 Hits:6036

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 Kandili

20-05-2011 Hits:4621

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 Oiti

19-02-2012 Hits:2582

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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Acheloos river

14-10-2011 Hits:7795

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 Dourdouvana

28-01-2012 Hits:2893

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 Kitheronas

11-03-2012 Hits:6386

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 Fengari

30-03-2011 Hits:7871

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 Hymettus

31-03-2011 Hits:6559

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 Avgo

04-09-2011 Hits:4059

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 Giona

30-03-2011 Hits:9261

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 Tsigori

02-10-2011 Hits:1866

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 Parnassus

14-04-2011 Hits:5685

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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Mount Tzoumerka

30-04-2011 Hits:5596

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 Kaliakouda

29-03-2011 Hits:5504

Mount Kaliakouda

Mount Kaliakouda is like a twin to Chelidona; seperated only by Karpenisiotis river, the two are of almost equal height. An ideal destination for adventure-seekers, it stands out for the...

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Portitsa Gorge

06-03-2012 Hits:3315

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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Vikos Gorge

30-04-2011 Hits:7756

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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Mount Kaimaktsalan

04-09-2011 Hits:6501

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 Timfristos (Velouchi)

14-04-2011 Hits:5313

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 Menalo

31-03-2011 Hits:4993

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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Ratzorema Gorge (Mount Chatzi)

04-09-2011 Hits:3581

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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Samaria Gorge

08-06-2011 Hits:15892

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 Parnonas

10-07-2011 Hits:6105

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 Agrafa

29-03-2011 Hits:6283

Mount Agrafa

Agrafa is a densely forested mountainous region in mainland Greece, divided in West, East and Northern Agrafa and extending from the outskirts of Mount Tymfristos to Tavropos artificial lake. The...

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Mount Chatzi

04-09-2011 Hits:5265

Mount Chatzi

Mount Chatzi is part of the Pindus mountain range and constitutes the southernmost boundary before Agrafa and the Valtos Mountains. Mesochora dam has been built at its foot to allow...

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Mount Siniatsiko (Askion)

15-01-2012 Hits:2499

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

04-04-2011 Hits:4732

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 Ochi

06-07-2012 Hits:2346

Mount Ochi

Mount Ochi is located on the southern edge of Evoia (Euboea) and, together with Dirfis and Kandili, it is among the island’s biggest mountain ranges. On the south, the landscape...

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Mount Taygetos

11-03-2012 Hits:7882

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 Pinovo

04-09-2011 Hits:10091

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 Orliakas

14-01-2012 Hits:2434

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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