Vardousia (Athos Diakos, Shelter, Korakas, Koprisies, Athos Diakos)

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Athanassios Diakos, Central Greece, Greece

Vardousia (Athos Diakos, Shelter, Korakas, Koprisies, Athos Diakos) is a 9.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Athanassios Diakos, Central Greece, Greece that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, nature trips, and backpacking and is best used from April until October.

Distance: 9.2 miles Elevation Gain: 4,842 feet Route Type: Loop

backpacking

camping

hiking

nature trips

views

historic site

Recording from a two-day excursion to the alpine Vardousia. On the first day of climbing to the shelter of the EOS Amfissa (1900m) starting with Athos Diakos (1000m). On the second day, climb to Koraka (2495m) from the Doors and downhill from Kopriissia to Athos Diakos.

hiking
9 months ago

It is a mixture of dirt road and hiking trail until the open field. The trail is very bad: mostly destroyed by erosion with loose pebbles on steep slopes. Since the trail is not maintained, we lose it in the open field. I went off trail. Better walk on the road if one wants to reach the top.