Hiking in Achaia

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Yet another awesome part of Greece for hiking year round. In the vicinity of the Papa lagoon and the Strofili forest, there are some 80 hiking routes to explore, most of which will take you into the mountains. Hiking is a pleasure in the Vouraikos Canyon, as well as in mountains such as Erympanthos/Olonos, Chelmos/Araonia and around Kalavryta, to mention just a few. Here are some hikes around the prefecture that will give you an idea:

Ski center – Alpine refuge – Neraidorachi – Psili Korifi – Mavrolimni – Styga Waterfalls.
Elevation: Alpine refuge 2100 meters – Neraidorachi 2340 meters.
Level: Hard
Duration: 7 hours

Ε4 hiking path: Diakofto – Zachlorou – Kalavrita – Kato Lousi – Planitero – Arvounas – Αgios Nikolaos – Τourlada – Krinofita Likouri
Elevation Kalavrita 750 meters
Level: Medium to hard
Duration: 48 hours

Peristera route (Solos) – Styga Waterfalls
Elevation: Peristera 1,000 meters
Level: Medium to hard
Duration: 3.5 hours

Route Kato Lousi – Psili Korifi – Kato Kampos – Kefalovriso – Elatofito – Planitero (Ε4)
Elevation: Kato Lousi 1,000 meters, Psili Korifi 2,318 meters
Level: Medium to hard
Duration: 9 hours

Pournarokastro – EOS shelter (Psarthi) – Giorgis Mountain – Ano Kastritsi
Elevation: 1,256 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 8 hours

Ano Kastritsi – Pashanianes Springs – Dritselo
Elevation: 1,094 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 4 hours

Pournarokastro – Psarthi shelter – Koryfi (summit)
Elevation: 1,224 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 5 hours

Path of Palaion Patron Germanos: Achaia Clauss – Moira – zoumbata – Leontio – Lapanagoi – Selinountas River – Makellaria Monastery – Pontia forest – Flamboura – Kalavrita
Elevation: 900 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 48 hours

Pteri Aigiou – Klokos Peak
Elevation: 977 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 2.5 hours

Pausanias' Path: Achaia Clauss – Katarraktis – Kompigadi – Ano Vlassia – Psiles korfes (1500 m) – Lehouri – Tripotama
Elevation: 1,300 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 2 days,

Alepochori – Katarraktis – Moni Taxiarhon (Taxiarches Monastery)
Elevation: 500 meters
Level: Easy
Duration: 2 hours

Miha (Tsapournia) – Mougila – Olenos
Elevation: 1,224 meters
Level: Medium to hard
Duration: 7 hours

Kalentzi – Profitis Ilias – Erymanthos
Elevation: 1,224 meters
Level: Medium to hard
Duration: 3.5 hours

Metohi Vlasias – Kallifonio
Elevation: 1,096 meters
Level: Medium to hard
Duration: 5 hours

Peristera/Solo – Styga Waterfalls
Elevation: 1,100 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 3.5 hours

Ski Centre – Shelter – Neraidorachi – Psili Korfi – Mayrolimni – Styga Waterfalls
Elevation: 430 meters
Level: Hard
Duration: 7 hours

Diakopto – Zahlorou – Kalavrita – Kato Lousi – Planitero - E4/Arvounas – Agios Nikolaos – Tourlada – Krinofyta – Likouria
Elevation: 760 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 48 hours

Ladonas Springs – Pagratio – Klima Paysania
Elevation: 360 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 2 hours

Skepasto – Panaghia Plataniotissa – Makellaria Monastery
Elevation: 300 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 7 hours

Kato Lousi – Psiti Korfi Kato Kampos – Kefalovryso Elatofyto Planitero – E4
Elevation: 1,218 meters
Level: Medium
Duration: 9 hours
 

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