Hiking at the remaining … green part of Mt. Parnitha

On Sunday the 19th of December SAS organize a hiking at the far east side of Parnitha mountain. The hike will take place around Daveli cave with the opportunity to descend with a rope …, absolutely optional into the cave itself !

Duration of the whole activity will be 4,5 hours approximately, total distance to be covered 10 km with a height difference of 250 m, so the grade of difficulty will be ‘‘ easy ’’.

Main meeting point is at Varibopi square at 09:30’ outside of the ‘ lonely ’ traditional bakery. There is a bus No. 503 departing from Kifisia at 09:00’. For those going directly to the starting point of the trail, meeting point is at 10:00’ further up, some 8.2 Km from Varibopi village, on the main asphalt road ‘‘ Agios Merkourios street ’’ where two taverns exist ( LAMPROS and TO CHANI ) on the right and exactly 0.5 Km further more at a parking place on the left in front of a dirt road, the second one !

If you like to participate please declare up to 17th.

Leader will be Georgos Foteinos, e-mail geoplanf@otenet.gr   Emergency phone 6945 386255.

Caution : Due to Coronavirus and vaccination era … SAS program is announcing step by step!

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 !!

See you there for a pleasant last hike of this year !!

Georgos and Anna