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Tour overview

Papigo – Voidomatis Springs Hike! A fascinating hike to the Voidomatis springs in one of the most stunning gorges of Europe!

Highlights

  • Hike the world’s deepest canyon‎
  • Observe the impressive dolomites rock formations‎
  • ‎Discover the beauty of Voidomatis springs‎
  • ‎Live an unforgettable experience‎

Our Papigo – Voidomatis Springs Hike starts at the traditional village of Papigo and finishes at the village of Vikos.
We hike in the heart of the beautiful National Park of Vikos-Aoos. We hike the north-west face of Vikos Gorge, towards the Voidomatis springs. En route, we will have exceptional panoramic views of the upper Voidomatis Gorge, the renowned “Astraka Towers” and the picturesque Papigo villages.
As soon as we reach the springs, we will have the chance to visit an ancient Monastery. We might even have a swim in the crystal clear bubbling waters of Voidomatis River. After our refreshing break, we will continue uphill for approximately 45 minutes, towards the village of Vikos, where our hike will come to an end. From Vikos we will have the opportunity to take in the stunning views over the deepest canyon in the world, according to the Guinness Book of Records!
A hike of unbeatable beauty that will capture your heart and mind!

Trekking Hellas offers and array of hikes and active experiences all over Greece. Our team also creates tailor made tours and activities, so feel free to contact us if your preferences and needs are not met by our programs. We will help you design the prefect vacation for you! Also check out our Active & Culture Tour in Zagori and Hike Northern Greece!

Activities

Tour Summary

Duration

4.5 hours

Difficulty level

Duration of hike: 4 hours

Period of operation: April – November

Price: ‎40€/pp for 6+ participants‎
‎           45€/pp for 4-5 participants‎

‎*for less or more participants please contact us


Participation requirements

  • Good physical shape
  • Physical and mental health
  • Children over 8 years old

Tour Details

Tour inclusions
  • Certified English speaking Trekking Hellas guide
  • Hiking poles
  • Picnic snacks (seasonal fruits, energy bars, traditional pie)
  • Backpacks (upon request)
  • Necessary local transfer
  • Waterproof poncho jacket
  • Liability insurance
  • Taxes
Tour exclusions
  • Personal accident insurance ‎
  • Anything not mentioned above

Itinerary

‎10:00 Meeting with your guide and welcome briefing ‎
‎10:15 Starting time
‎12:45 Short break at the Voidomatis springs
‎14:00 Arrival at the Vikos village ‎
‎14:10 Transfer by company vehicle to the starting point ‎
‎14:40 Return to the meeting point, end of the activity ‎

FAQ

  • Hiking shoes, breathable and quick drying sports clothes
  • Hat / Sunglasses/ Sunscreen (for summer months)
  • Beanie (for winter months)
  • Backpack 20-30L
  • Personal bottle (water)
  • Distance: 6 km‎
  • Elevation gain: 588 m ‎
  • Terrain:‎ footpath, cobblestone path
  • Aril – November
  • Mikro Papigo village, parking lot near Taxiarches church
  • Check the map, here
  • Meeting time: 10.00am

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