SAFARI EXCURSION

Αποτέλεσμα εικόνας για ΆΣΤΡΟΣ ΚΥΝΟΥΡΊΑΣ PHOTOS

7 DAYS PROGRAMME BETWEEN MOUNTAIN AND SEA IN PELOPONNESE. 


DAY 1 Arrival at Paralio Astros, first acknowledge with area, dinner, overnight.

DAY 2 Enviromentalism. After the breakfast you will visit the Enviromentalism Awareness at the department of Management of Parnon Mountain and Moustos Waterland, where we will have for a comprehensive presentation of the Protected area. Then you will have a small trekking by the lake Moustos- birdwatcing. After lunch we will visit the Oil –Olive Museum (olive-oil production from the times of antiquity till the early years of industrial modernization) and enjoy an oil-olive tasting. Dinner overnight.

DAY 3 Tasting. Departure for Agios Ioannis village, where you will visit a traditional creamery for testing and supply local ‘graviera’ (traditional tasty cheese). Then You drive Mountainous village of Agios Petros, workshop with traditional local pasta products like chylopites, lazania, frumenty. Next point of interest Arachova village for rest and picnic under the perennial plane trees and visit the archaeological monument of Caryatides. Then driving a soft off road river and gorge crossing, you visit a hermitage inside the rocks. Then crossing an old marble quarry on the remnans of an ancient carriage road which brings us to plateau at a height of 900 metres with a breathtaking view which reaches the Taygetos Mountains. Last destination the village of Kastanitsa (Unesco, European Network Natura 2000) to taste local chestnut prodacts. Dinner, overnight.

DAY 4 Trekking. The day begins with a walking tour at the cedar forest which is the unique ‘’preserved physical monument’ in Europe and is protected by European Network Natura 2000. Level of difficulty : Medium, Duration : 3 hours aprox. The ascent by jeeps to Megali Tourla (Kronion Mountain), with a plateau full of wild type tea, an altitude of 1936m and breathtaking view. Lunch at a traditional tavern. Return to the hotel. Dinner overnight.

DAY 5
4x4 MULTI ACTIVITY ‘PAYSANIAS PATH’.

At the begging of the tour you we meet the old monastery of ‘ Loukou’ and the ancient roman aqueduct. Then we pass through the beautiful village Kato Doliana and you follow riverside route in the gorge, which leads us through olive tree farms, at mountainous village Platana with lush vegetation and great view! Under the plane trees in the source with cool water you stop for rest and picnic. You go on bikes on traveler Pafsanias ancient trails and by the old train rail we pass under the beautifull old stone bridges. Then asphalt coastal route leads us at Moustos wetland. After the wetland visit, throught a lake side route, we reach a beautiful beach for sea-kayak and swimming. Duration Full day/ Outdoor activities: jeeping about 1.30h / sea kayak about 2.00h.

DAY 6 Fishing. The last morning begins early . We are boarding on a fish boat and we will have magnificent opportunity for real fidhing in Argolic Gulf. Free Day.

DAY 7 Paralio Astros, airport.

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