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Hike Akramytis Mt & Monolithos village (Private Day Tour)

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    What to Expect
    Meet your personal guide at your hotel to pick you up by a comfy air-conditioned vehicle early in the morning at around 8am.

    This PRIVATE / EXCLUSIVE adventure begins 700m. outside Monolithos village at about 9am.

    Hike up the slope of Akramytis Mt. that rises to 823 meters and is part of a Natura 2000 area. The walking paths cross through rich pinewoods and dense vegetation offering stunning sea views to Halki and the nearby islands.

    After about an hour of hiking, have a break at the recently restored chapel of St. John and take some time to relax. Continue hiking until the top of Akramytis Mt., with great views to the Dam of Apolakkia, the Valley of Kymisala and the nearby Islands of Alimia and Chalki, the perfect setup to enjoy a traditional super food snack, made localy,  for extra energy and shoot some amazing photos.

    After  of 3-4 hrs. (approx.) of hiking, visit the village of Monolithos, a small mountain village untouched by tourism where you can enjoy Greek home made dishes at the village tavern. Akramytis Mt. and Monolithos village hiking day trip ends with return transport to your hotel at around 4pm.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Hotel pick up (within 15klms from Rhodes city located hotels. For hotels located further, pricing upon request).
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    Hotel drop off (within 15klms from Rhodes city located hotels. For hotels located further, pricing upon request).

    If hotel pick up & drop off is not selected: Monolithos village school.
    • Local taxes
    • Drinks (one soda or fanta orange, or cola, or one draft beer or one glass of wine per person)
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch with local "mezedes" (dishes) {such as greek salad, feta cheese, eggplant salad, meat balls, stuffed vine leaves (“dolmadakia”), chickpeas pies (“pittaroudia”), tzatziki, fresh fried potatoes, pumpkin balls., ALL made by greek olive oil}
    • Snack localy made by honey and sesame.
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
    • Private tour
    • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Hiking equipment
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Not recommended for child aged 12 and under
    • Operated by an english and french lingual guide
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A minimum of two people per booking is required
    • A maximum of seven people per booking
    • Not recommended for participants with mobilty limitation
    • Hiking Difficulty level: Moderate-Difficult
    • Length: 9, 5 km (4 hours approx. of hiking)
    • Duration: ~8 hours (totally)
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Sportswear, hiking boots (preferably), sunscreens, hats and a camera to keep the moments vivid!
    • Season: Recommended from April to end of June & September to early November. July and August are very hot, so it is recommended either very early in the morning or afternoon after 6pm with program adaptations
    • It can be offered exclusively (privately) upon request for up to seven pax (no extra charges)
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We walked yesterday to the top of akrimatis from monolitos with guide Vasilis and guide joergos. Started at 10 and dinished before lunch at 14 hours. First part went up strongly but after visiting chapel of st john tour became moderate. Splendid views on the way and at the top.
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    • Duration: 8h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, French
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