3,5 hours walk to “Agia Kiriaki”
Meet your guide at Pigadia taxi station at 7.50 am. This adventure leads you just outside of the capital, following the path to the Ayia Kiriaki chapel in a calm pace.
You will pass by old stables and olive fields while you overlook the stunning view of the Aegean Sea. You will spot all the southern villages as you reach the higher part of the walk. Ayia Kiriaki chapel is open for a visit and offers a great set-up for a break in the shade. Passing through the pine tree forest on our way back, you will enjoy the view of the east coast with the island’s capital unfolding right in front of you.
Leaving the pine tree forest path, you will find yourselves back in Pigadia around 11:30am. You will make several photo stops. The walk takes about 3.5 hours.
Difficulty: Challenging (3/5) with tough climbs.
Distance: 7 km.
Height difference: +330 m / + 10m.
Duration: 3,5 hours
Start 8.00 and return 11.30
Price: Ad 26,00 € Kids 13,00 € (8+)
- Guide (EN, NL, GER, ESP, SWE, NOR)
- Walking stick (can be borrowed on request)
- Fast track
- Hiking gear and equipment
- Walking shoes, walking stick, hat, sunglasses
When I arrived in Karpathos I couldn’t imagine that I would find a Heaven on Earth. A series of untouched beaches, many caves where you can discover the beautiful seabed, crystal clear waters, typical Greek taverns and above all, the great warmth of locals. All perfect arranged thanks to the superb Karpathos Travel that made my days special in this earthly paradise.
Karpathos is an ideal ecotourism destination. This beautiful and culturally rich Greek island is the perfect place to encounter authentic people who still dress traditionally, eat the most incredible locally prepared meals with new friends, and hike for hours getting to know the flora and fauna while overlooking the crystal clear Aegean Sea. Holiday World are specialists in this kind of ecotourism that combines high quality travel experiences with a deep focus on nature, culture, and conservation!
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Karpathos is an ideal destination for eco-tourism with amazing beaches, stunning landscapes, and long lasting traditions. the island is full of contrasts that create unforgettable experiences. Holiday World Karpathos Travel is an ideal partner to help you organize your vacations and to gain a real friend to the island.
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