A route with varying landscape from the SW coastline towards the southern hinterlands traversing the important with respect to biodiversity mountain range of Rachi. The Tromarchiani Monastery, wonderful views, well crafted stone walls, unique stone paved paths, well maintained settlements, water mills and springs, the tower houses, the amazing skewed bridge and the springs of Aidonia, are just some of the many attractions.
ACCESS- ROUTE CONDITION
Road from Gavrio or Korthi to Tromarchion Monastery – main road of Aidonia to the sources
Route condition: open with a bit overgrown vegetation at parts
Last clearing: June 2015
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MAX ALTIDUDE DIFFERENCE-DIFFICULTY LEVEL
with tarmac road to Ammonakliou & Aidonia, apart the beginning and ending of the route
CONNECTIONS WITH OTHER ROUTES
with route No 4 from Ormo Korthiou to Lardia-Gianniseo-Mesa & Exo Vouni, and with route No 3 from Ormo Korthiou to Chora
7 km / 2½ hours
Water at the Tromarchion Monastery, also at the Niona & Aidonia villages. Food at Ormos Korthiou.