Discover a more natural side of Athens. Only 15 minutes from downtown.
If you love nature and exploring her in full by crossing paths that will enchant you with their beauty., then join the Attica Paths team for a hiking trip in the mountain of Hymettus.
Combine History, nature and an amazing view.
Our hiking trip starts from the Northern side of the mountain and in particular from the Monastery of St. John the Hunter on an altitude of 430 mtrs. Heading towards a maximum altitude of 730 mtrs we will hike along paths that highlight the natural beauty of the Athenaic mountain and admire the view of the city stretching all the way from the port of Piraeus up to the Airport.
During the trip, there will be short stops and we will have the opportunity to visit the Monastery of Asterion, the Monastery of Kaisariani as well as the aesthetic forest of the area, always under the escort of our experienced guide. The hike will conclude, whilst enjoying a coffee in the forest and discussing our experience.
Our team has hand picked the most beautiful paths of the Hymettus, suitable for hikers of all levels, and its waiting for you to become along with us part of the long history of this beautiful mountain, which surrounds the Athenian scenery.
* The field trip is adjusted on the spot depending on the level of fitness and stamina of the participants.
*minimum participation: 2 persons
* Please report any health issues (orthopedic, etc.) that may hinder the experience for you
*To participate the related application form is mandatory
Duration: 3-5 Hours
Distance: 8.5 Km