A unique Via Ferrata (Iron path) inside the Black Cave canyon. A route inside the canyon with technical iron steps with a lot of waterfalls and a air passage from a rock to a waterfall. At the end of our hike we visit a local prosciutto factory.
The mountainous region of Evritania is out of the classic sites tourist map. It is a region addressed to nature lovers, who seek authenticity and action within a mountainous landscape. The valley of Karpenisi, is surrounded by three mountains of almost 2000meters altitude, it has fast flowing rivers, gorges and lakes which can only be discovered through hiking, biking or off road trails. Not to be missed the gorge of PantaVrehei (always rains!), the Monastery of Prousos (spectacularly built on the edge of a gorge) the via ferrata in the Gorge of the Black Cave.
Participation fee: 30 € / person
Number of participants: Min: 4 persons
At 09.30 a.m in the Hotels Reception.
Lamia 74 km / 30 minutes
Athens 305 km / 3 hours and 40 minutes
Thessaloniki 370 km / 4 hours
Implementation time: 15 April - 15 October
Program duration: 3 hours hiking to Via Ferrata / 5 hours full programm
Difficulty level: Trail will be steep and almost certainly require route finding skills. At this point, you better have a map and compass in your pack, and know how to use them. Expect to cross any number or scree or boulder fields along the way. The big step up for Class 5-6 hiking is the use of your hands. Yes, you will actually have to scramble up the mountains using hand and foot holds
Participation terms: Fulfillment of participation document, prepayment of participation fee, physical and mental health.
Ages: 12-80 years
gorge of Panta Vrehi (always rains!)
Monastery of Prousos (spectacularly built on the edge of a gorge)
Via ferata in the Gorge of the Black Cave.
What participants should have with them: Water, suntan, hat, second pair of shoes that will get wet or closed type sandals, swimming suit and towel, a small backpack that you can curry easily as in some parts we have to hold them above the water.
Services : Experienced guide-escort, snack , local transport by 4x4 vehicles, hotel pick up and drop off