Zagori Hiking
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Vikos Canyon Adventurer


Hiking Day Trip – Crossing of Vikos canyon in Zagori.

Hike Vikos Canyon, a 15 km long trench with perpendicular rock faces rising as high as 1 km, cross its narrow passes and be rewarded with the incredible views this piece of land has to offer.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
    Adventure, Family, Hiking, Wildlife
  • Activity Level Moderate
  • Group Size Small Group
    4+ People
All about the Vikos Canyon Adventurer.

A Hiking Day Out!

Description: Embark on an epic hiking adventure through the spine of mainland Greece by following rugged 16th century trails of merchants and craftsmen, through the Epirus mountain range and the amazing Zagorohoria National Park, one of the most spectacular ecosystems in Europe! Explore the wilderness as you trek in parts of northern Greece that very few outsiders have had the privilege of visiting. Accept this once-in-a-lifetime challenge and hike on 500 year old trails through deep valleys, steep cliffs and pristine forests. Hike Vikos gorge, a 15 km long trench with perpendicular rock faces rising as high as 1 km, cross its narrow passes and be rewarded with the incredible views this piece of land has to offer.

Location: Zagori is a region of astonishing beauty in Epirus, in the northwestern part of Greece. It contains 46 villages known as the Zagorochoria (choria = villages in Greek). The Zagorochoria villages are typical, built around a central square with a large church, a plane tree and a public fountain, and date as far back as the 17th century.

Destination: 75′ van transfer to Zagori – Vikos gorge

Available Starting Point: Explore the Outside spot (at MarBella Elix Hotel)

Duration: 8-9 hours (08:30 – 18:30)

Don’t forget to bring: Backpack, Trekking Footwear,  Windproof/waterproof Membrane, Light pants or short Pants, Base Layer,   T-Shirt, Hat, Sun protection.

Suitable For Children: Yes, 14 years and up.

*Garmin Gps Map and info

Price: The cost for all guided activities in this hiking trip is:

  • Adults: 120€ (16+ y.o.)
  • Children: 90€ (14 y.o – 16 y.o.)

* VAT included | Minimum 4 persons | Maximum 7 persons

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • All Transfers during the trip
  • All Guiding
  • Snacks, fruits, refreshments
  • Emergency assistance
  • Third party insurance
  • Local Greek contact on the ground
  • Lunch at local restaurant
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Transport to our Explore the Outside spot in Karavostasi beach is not included (Can be arranged upon request)
  • Personal Travel & Health Insurance (However, it is strongly advise that you take out this type of cover for your own protection, ensuring the policy includes adventurous activities such as Hiking/Trekking).
  1. Day Trip Information

    08:30 – 18:30 (8-9 hours)

    Start from the hotel, 1 hour and 20 minutes drive to our starting point. Monodendri to Papigo through Vikos Gorge.

    From Monodendri village we will descend towards the Vikos Gorge. It is one of the most picturesque routes, that will take us to the Voidomatis river springs, the clearest river in Europe, from where we will head towards the villages of Papigo and Mikro Papigo, where we will rest.

    Dine at a local restaurant or just rest under the plane trees. Head back to the hotel.


The Nikos Canyon Adventurer hiking trip requires a moderate to high level of fitness. Participants should be comfortable hiking for 8-9 hours on rugged terrain, including steep ascents and descents. It’s recommended to engage in regular cardiovascular exercise and strength training to prepare for this challenging adventure.

We recommend bringing a backpack, sturdy trekking footwear, windproof/waterproof membrane, light pants or shorts, a base layer, a t-shirt, a hat, and sun protection (such as sunscreen and sunglasses). Additionally, it’s essential to bring plenty of water, snacks, and a packed lunch for the duration of the hike. We provide Garmin GPS maps and information for navigation during the trip.

Yes, the Nikos Canyon Adventurer hiking trip is suitable for children aged 10 years and up. However, it’s important to consider the fitness level and endurance of each child, as the hike involves challenging terrain and a full day of walking. Children between 8 and 16 years old are eligible for a discounted rate.