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King of the Castle - Hikiing on Hydra

Professional, guided hikes on Hydra Island Greece.

 

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Some Suggested Hikes

Please note that all our hikes are of a medium to advanced standard. It is assumed that all participants have a reasonable level of fitness and will be able to keep up with a steady pace of approximately 4 kilometers per hour. The durations stated are for the return journey, which start and finish at the Amalour Bar terrace in Hydra Town. Our standard hikes are not suitable for children under the age of 12. However, we are happy to adapt hikes for private groups to take the limitations of participants into consideration.

 

Name your own hike - please let us know if you would prefer a different destination and we will send you route details and a price. Then it can be booked on our availability calender either as a private hike or an open hike (to invite others to join you).

 

Prices:

All hikes are priced between €60 - €80 per hike for up to 6 people (depending on the distance and proposed duration).

Hike 1 - Pevges

Duration: 2 hours

From Hydra Town following trail up zig zag to Ag Fotini, then below  Ag. Matrona to the small farming area of Pevges with stops along the way for photography.

 

(Please note that this trek can be extented to include a visit to Ag. Matrona and to hike to Ag. Nikolaos returning down via Mandraki - this will double the duration of the trek.)

Hike 2 - Episkopi

Duration: 4 hours

From Hydra Town taking coastal road to Palamida then inland to Episkopi, the oldest village on Hydra where Hydriots still have summer homes, with stops along the way for photography.

Hike 3 - Mount Eros

Duration: 6 hours

From Hydra Town taking central road to Ag. Konstandinos then towards Profitis Elias then going behind the monastery up to the top of Mount Eros the highest point of Hydra where you can take fantastic photos of the whole island laid out before you.

Hike 4 - Hidden Cove in Limnioniza Bay

Duration: 6 hours

From Hydra Town, zig zag route up to Ag. Fotini, follow path towards Ag. Matrona, pass Ag. Trianda and turn towards north-west passing Ag. Nikolaos, over the back bone of Hydra and descend through pine forest into Limnioniza Valley. Time to swim in the crystal clear sea at the hidden cove. Lots of photography stops along the way. 1 hour is included in the duration for a swim, so don't forget your bathing costumes!

Hike 6 - Zourva Monastery & Lighthouse

Duration: 7 hours

This is a fast paced hike along the back bone of Hydra Island heading north east to the remostest Monastery of Hydra Island takinig in views above the Lighthouse.

 

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