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Pathways: Hiking Ikaria’s mountains with our map.

Click to open the map in your smart phone and start hiking! In the project Ikaria pathways, we try to clean, mark and map the old foot paths of the island of Ikaria, especially the ones of the region of Arethousa. In this way,  visitors as well as locals can go hiking in Ikaria and…

Hiking routes in Ikaria

Ikaria Pathways, Beach to Beach: Karavostamo > Aris Potamos

Duration 20′ Distance: 0.5 miles Minimum Elevation: -1 feet Maximum Elevation: 77 feet Total climb: 36 feet Total descent: 114 feet Be sure not to be afraid of heights, since the pathway is quite narrow. In some parts you will have the steep cliff on your left side with the sea right below and the…

Hiking routes in Ikaria

Ikaria Pathways.
Mountains to Beach: Arethousa > Karavostamo

Length: 4 km, approx. 45 minutes. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1_dnA5CJ1VzQXBw747pa3A8aO7X8&usp=sharing This route starts from the beautiful church in the peaceful village of Arethousa. On your tour to the beach in Karavostamo you will witness some wonderful views of the valley of the river, the mountains of the area and the sea below. Looking downhill from the church you…

Hiking routes in Ikaria

More than hiking

Arethousa is a picturesque village in the north of Ikaria, a short taxi ride from Evdilos. In the hills tucked away from tourists, it is the perfect village for visitors wanting an authentic Greek experience. Enjoy: Your meals at “Taverna i Plaka” plaka @facebook Your coffee and simple meals in the “kafenio tou Tsarou” Kafenio…