Greek Islands – Hiking Experience in Andros & Tinos.
Two of the Aegean’s favourite Isles explored in hiking excitement like never before. Visit Andros and Tinos and enjoy cobbled paths, rural landscapes of rare beauty, traditional architecture, spectacular vistas and the island’s most amazing sandy beaches embraced by the Aegean’s cobalt blue waters. Two of the Aegean’s favourite Isles explored in hiking excitement like never before.
Suggested period: 8 days.
Trip Type: Individuals, Couples, Small Group.
Hiking Holidays in Andros & Tinos (5-8 days)
Picturesque villages, astonishing views of the surrounding Aegean Sea, unique architecture and trails of mesmerizing beauty. Refreshing locations of springs and waterfalls and historical sites will excite your senses at this journey to this part of the Aegean. Its unique cuisine & local dishes from locally grown products is another merit of these beautiful islands. Finally, their clean environment, bright sunlight and their distinct ambience will accompany you throughout this trip…
What is included
7 Nights’ accommodation B&B 3* and 4*
Transfers from/to Andros Port to/from accommodation
Meals as per the daily itinerary: 6 light lunches (during hiking tours)& 6 dinners
Welcoming drinks with local appetizers (mezes) on Day 1
All transports to the hikes’ starting points and back to the accommodation
5 guided hiking tours
A professional hiking guide, English or French speaking with local knowledge
24hr support/assistance on the island
*Not guided trip option is also available
Arrival in Andros and check-in at the Hotel. Welcoming drinks, Greek ‘mezes’ in the evening and chat about the upcoming hikes.
First hike; starting point: the hotel. Visit the Olive Oil Museum at Ano Pitrofos. Enjoy lunch at the picturesque village and experience the taste of unique island dishes. Transport back to the hotel. Free evening followed by dinner.
Transport to the island’s capital ‘Chora’, a starting point to a beautiful circular hiking route. Light lunch during our hike to a local “mezedopoleo”, a traditional mezes tavern. Return to Chora by hiking. Take a break for a swim, rest or take a walk to the centre of the town. Transport back to the hotel. Free evening followed by dinner.
A drive to the mountainous part of Andros where we will start our hike at the picturesque Arni village. Picnic lunch on route. Stop for a swim at Lefka Beach and Ateni Beach. Transport back to the hotel. Free evening followed by dinner.
Transport to the island’s port. Ferry boat ride to Tinos, the Isle of impressive dovecotes and architecture (about 2 hrs). Upon arrival, we will head to our hotel and get settled.
Our walk begins from our hotel. We will take a short break for lunch at the traditional “kafeneion” (café) at Ktikados. Depending on your energy and mood, we can walk or drive back to ‘Chora’. The afternoon is meant for a sunset swim at a beautiful beach on the western part of the island. You set the pace and decide when to enjoy your dinner.
The starting point for today’s hike is our hotel. During our hike, we will take a break at the traditional tavern at Volax for a light lunch. After having tasted the delicate cuisine of a traditional Greek tavern, we will head back to the hotel by taxi. From here on you can rest at the hotel or take a swim at a scenic beach located nearby! Dinner arrangements will be made according to your wishes and preferences.
Day of departure. Transfer to the port and airport have been arranged for you.