Hike in Kolivata! A circular hiking tour with breathtaking views of eastern Lefkada!
We will start our hike in the picturesque rural village of Kolivata at an altitude of 425 m. A wonderful hike across the slopes of Mt. Skaron, with diverse and alternating landscapes. We will follow traditional stone paved trails and visit two of the most important religious monuments of Lefkada. The historic Monastery of Evangelistria’s Red Church (1458 AD) in the traditional village of Platystoma and the Monastery of Agios Georgios (1611 AD). Our Hike in Kolivata will lead us back to the village of Kolivata, where we savor a traditional Lefkadian home-made meal.
This hike is a wonderful opportunity to get a glimpse on the interior of Lefkada, away from the hustle and bustle of tourism. It is ideal for active travelers who enjoy authentic experiences in their destinations, love nature and culture! Take in the wonderful views and tranquility of the surrounding nature.
Duration: Hiking time 3 hours / Total time: 4 hours.
Distance: 10 Km.
Departure time: 10.00 am – Arrival time: 14.00.
Trekking Hellas offers an array of exciting activities in the Ionian Sea and all over Greece! Check out also our 3-Day Ionian Sea Kayak Tour and Classic Greece in Action! We are also available to customize any of our tours according to your preferences and needs! Feel free to contact us and we will create the best active holiday for you!
- Basic Physical Condition
- Age 14 years and above
- English speaking Trekking Hellas Guide
- Greek traditional snack
May to October
Meeting Point: Kolyvata Village Square – Click here to see meeting point on the map
Meeting Time: 10.00 am
- Small backpack
- Comfortable clothes (preferably quick-drying material: cotton or polycotton not denim)
- Light hiking shoes or hiking boots
- Hat or beanie sunglasses sunblock
- Waterproof jacket/membrane (for the rainy days)
- Your own personal water bottle. As part of our environmental policy and actions, we are committed to eliminating the use of plastic water bottles