Full Moon Hike in Parnitha

Full Moon Hike in Parnitha

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  • ExperienceBeginner
  • LocationParnitha Mount Athens Attica Greece
  • Duration5-6 hours
  • Opening SeasonMay up to October
  • Spoken LanguagesGreek English

Full Moon Hike in Parnitha, Athens, Attica, Greece

(contact us for availability, the price is applied only for selected dates)

Guided by the moon and assisted by the head lens, the images you will see will be magical. Do not be late, make a backpack, wear your mountaineering shoes or sneakers and come for a walk in our beautiful forest!

The highest but also the largest mountain in Attica, Parnitha has always been a natural stronghold to the north. Numerous remains of fortifications, fortresses and towers confirm this.

Likewise, the chapels, springs and wells are remnants of a previous mountain life, when, before it became a National Park in 1961, it was a place with a permanent human presence in the lowlands and seasonal in the highlands. Remains of this presence are the cave of Panos or Lychnospilia, the ruined huts, the semi-wild fruit trees and layers of grated coal where there was production of charcoal.

Today it is the natural refuge of the Athenians' contact with nature. Fir forests, ravines and vast shrubs, deer and birds are manifestations of the wildlife we ​​seek. Parnitha is an ideal destination for hiking, climbing, mountain biking or even to make a snowman with the first snows. in an atmosphere taken from fairy tales? The view of Athens at an altitude of 1200 meters will relax you and the gaze will travel to the three points of the horizon.

Parnitha is the largest and highest mountain in Attica. The highest peak has a height of 1,413m, the length of the mountain is about 32km and its width is 17km and is located just half an hour from Athens!
  • Suitable for 16+
  • Starting Time 18:00
  • Do not forget
    • Waterproof
    • Hiking sticks
    • Small backpack for your personal belongings
    • Water
    • Hiking Shoes
    • Snack
    • Appropriate Clothing
    • Head lamp
  • What is included
    • Photos
    • Experienced escort
Buffy Shelter - Skipiza - Mola - Buffy Shelter

The hike starts from Buffy Shelter, and the trail is in a dense spruce forest with cedars and black pines. It is one of the most beautiful mountain routes, during which we will visit the Skipiza Fire Station and reach the famous spring. We take a short break and continue hiking to reach the plateau of Mola. A long break for photos and "snacks" and then we continue walking to the shelter
  • Duration of Activity: 5-6 hours
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Distance: 10.5 km
  • Meeting time: 18.00
  • Departure time: 18.15

DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY: The excursion is suitable for everyone, even for children from 16 years and over. A basic condition is that there are no movement problems and that there is a good physical condition. No previous experience required.

Tranfere with your car. We recommend car pooling (3 people per car) to share travel expenses

CANCELLATION: In the above program, the routes and duration of the activities are subject to changes due to the ability of the team, the physical condition of the participants and the weather that will prevail in the area. The organization in consultation with the drivers reserves the right to modify or cancel any outdoor activity due to bad weather or technical difficulties.
Refund of the entire amount for cancellation of participation can be made up to 21 days before the start of the tour.
A refund of 60% of the amount (40% deposit withholding) for cancellation of participation can be made up to 14 days before the start of the trip.
Otherwise there is no return due to the planned expenses of the trip.
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Meeting Point
Mpafi Refuge
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