• Batsi-Katakilos-Ano Katakilos-Arni

    One of the longest and most enchanting routes of Andros, ascending on the highest mountain range – Petalo – and descending towards the green valley of Arni. Magnificent views from the mountain ridge impressively lush vegetation and water abundance in the most forested valley of Andros, all areas of invaluable biodiversity.

  • ACCESS- ROUTE CONDITION

    Batsi – There are two starting/ending points

    1. From Batsi car park by the beach
    2. To reduce the amount of walking on the road, turn off the main Gavrio/Batsi/Chora main road at Batsi, signposted Katakilo. Continue for a short distance then turn right just after the Route 11 sign post on the right handside of the road to the start of the unpaved path

    Arni -The chapel of Ag Pantes

    Route condition: open

    Last clearing : March, May 2015

  • MAX ALTIDUDE DIFFERENCE-DIFFICULTY LEVEL

    320 m

    activity-icon-hiking moderate

    longDistanceHikingTrail.small difficult (few steep and narrow parts in Arni)

  • ROAD CROSSINGS

    Apart from beggining and ending several times from the road from Batsi to Katakilo & dirt road vertical to that

  • WAY MARKING

    11

  • CONNECTIONS WITH OTHER ROUTES

    We are curently working on connecting this Route with Ammolohos and Ano Gavrio

  • DISTANCE-DURATION

    8.6 km / 4 hours

  • DRINKABLE WATER-FOOD

    Water in Hamili Pigi (Spring) between Batsi & Katakilo, in Ano & Kato Katakilo you can find food & water