Day excursion in Voiotia

On Sunday the 10th of September , Saturday Athens Strollers ( SAS ) organize a day out of Attika at some rare visited places in Voiotia Prefecture.

Heading north, first stop is at Ipato Mountain near Thiva where Sagmatas Monastery is on top, alt.746 m., and ruins of a temple of ‘ Dias ’ as well. The view from here to the lake of Iliki and the surroundings valleys of ‘ Kopaida ’ is simply superb.

After Sagmatas, traveling west towards Thespies will visit the Sanctuary of the nine ‘ Mouses ’ at the valley of the same name  and the ‘ Ippokrini ’ at the foot of Zagaras Mountain. Walking in the surrounding area is possible up to one hour.

Last section of our tour will be the picturesque ‘ Paralia Agios Vasilios ’ by the Livadhostrou Bay in the Korinthiakos Gulf where will have the opportunity for … swimming and for dinner at the fish tavern ‘ Zastano ’. Two hours to be back in Athens.

Estimated arrival time is 10:00’ p.m.

Meeting point is at ‘Everest’ café on 162 Tatoiou str. N. Erithrea at 08:30΄ a.m.

If you like to participate, please declare up to 7th of September.

Carpooling system could be applied between us, so drivers of cars are kindly requested to declare it. Expenses for petrol and toll road will be 60 € approx. per car. If someone does not have a car and participate as a passenger, please also declare it .

Leader will be Georgos and Anna Foteinos, e-mail   Emergency phone 6945 386255.

Important notice : Keep in mind that if you participate in an Athens Strollers and Hikers walk or hike, you do so for your fun and your pleasure at one hand but entirely at your own risk at the other. The Athens Strollers and Hikers is an internet social club and neither the organizers nor the leader are responsible for the safety of those taking part. For more information about that please refer to the ‘ Declaration of Tyrol ’.

Difficulty grades

Easy walks :                1,5– 2 hrs                    and height differences up to 100 m

Medium walks :          2 – 3 hrs                      and height differences up to 200 m

Hard walks :                3 – 4 hrs                      and height differences up to 400 m

Easy hikes :                 3 – 5 hrs                      and height differences up to 500 m

Medium hikes :           5 – 7 hrs                      and height differences up to 750 m

Hard hikes :                 7 hrs and up                and height differences 750 m and up

Invitation : Anyone who likes to lead a future walk or hike please announce to us by e-mail referring to the place and the time he intends to take over this activity.

Deletion : Anybody who doesn’t like to receive anymore the invitations about our activities for any reason, please declare us his desire !!

Hope to see you again !

Georgos and Anna