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DAY 6 : 11,6 km/4-5 hrs walking

  • From Paleopolis to Ano Aprovatou & Batsi

    An enjoyable route from the ancient capital of Andros, Paleopolis, traversing mountain range Kouvara. The beautiful valley of Paleopolis with its archaeological museum, the old cobbled path-part of an ancient route, the waterfalls of Ano Paleopolis, the breathtaking views towards the west coastline and the cosmopolitan Batsi are just some of the many attractions.

  • Way marking

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  • Starting/ending point - Transportation

    Starting point : map point -6 Paleopolis archaeological museum

    Ending point : map point-3 Batsi parking by the beach

    from Gavrio to Paleopolis By bus/3 euros- By taxi approx. 20 € (Price level 2016)

    By taxi from Chora to Paleopolis approx. 25 €

    Taxis from Gavrio: +30 2282 0 71561, Taxis from Batsi : +30 2282 0 41081

  • Drinkable water

    at Paleopolis, Aprovatou, Batsi

  • max/min altitude & difficulty level

    585/4 m

    activity-icon-hiking    moderate with some difficult parts longDistanceHikingTrail.small

  • Route condition

    open & fully way marked

    a bit rough part the stretch of 9a

  • Accommodation & Food

    accommodation : at Paleopolis, Aprovato, Batsi

    restaurants : Paleopolis, Ano Aprovatou, Batsi

  • Useful tips

    • visit the Archaeological Museum of Paleopolis check its schedule here http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/1/eh155.jsp?obj_id=3490
    • if you do this hike vice verca (from Batsi to Paleopolis) you can combine it with a swimm at Paleopolis beach via the rest of route 9a, passing through ancient ruins and enjoying the homonymous fertile valley
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