THREE DAYS TRIP

MOUNTAINOUS CORINTHIA - TWO MOUNTAINS AND A LAKE

A challenging area is waiting for as to be explored. Mountainous Corinthia located 1,500 meters above sea level. We will ride with our e-bikes through dense forests on the slopes of both mountains Helmos and Ziria. Those mountains, thanks to their rich biodiversity, have been declared as protected areas (Natura 2000 Network) and National Parks. Amazing images, bird sounds, smells and the freshen feeling of the cold air will enhance and enrich our existence with a unique multisensory experience. According to the Mythology, in the area is lying the source of the River Styx where Achilles was made invulnerable when his mother dipped him into the miracle water. Don't you want to try a baptism yourself and take a photo? You never know what will happen….

Images of astonishing beauty reveal among many picturesque mountainous villages, like those of Zarouchla and Planitero, are waiting for as to have a spa-shower under their running waters and taste fresh-fishes from the fish farms. Don't you like to taste a fresh trout, salmon or sturgeon from the river? 

The beautiful landscapes continue to surprise us with their beauty and historical value. Goura and Feneos plateau expecting us impatient to be explored. The ruins of the ancient city are there, the sinks of Hercules and the plateau of Skafidia in Ziria are there also. Flocks of wild horses are galloping free, to meet our e-bikes and say a ‘hi”. Panagia of the Rock, the so-called Meteora of Peloponnese and the Doxa Lake will join our evening, adding their beauty to the plethora of beauties we have faced in this amazing e-bike tour.

Feel free to ask for more and more information. Endless e-bike storytelling is waiting for you.

See you soon J

 

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

  • 09.00 meeting at BIKE ME UP office
  • 09.30: Transport to Doxa Lake,
  • 10.30: Start of the excursion (Riding towards Profitis Ilias; pass from the col towards Agios Nikolaos; stop at the church of Agios Nikolaos; pass from the stream of Agios Nikolaos)
  • 11.00: Arrival at Zarouchla village; stop for rest and meal; swimming in an open pool 
  • 15.00: departure from Zarouchla and crossing pass from the col and the area of Giona mountain
  • 17.00 arrival at Doxa Lake
  • 18.00: end of the excursion and farewell to our office(pictures, traditional sweet and "visinada" home-made refreshment)


Excursion Details: Distance 41.5 km. / MA 1.456 m. / Min.A 808 m. / DA 648 m. / S90-A10 / DD 3.5: 5
Offers: snacks, desert, water, refreshements, appetizer, salad and meal

 

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DIFFICULTY
distance
DISTANCE
41.5 km
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DURATION
3

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TRIP DETAILS

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ROUTE DETAILS

1. Doxa Lake - Zarouchla - Doxa Lake

    • 09.00 meeting at BIKE ME UP office
    • 09.30: Transport to Doxa Lake,
    • 10.30: Start of the excursion (Riding towards Profitis Ilias; pass from the col towards Agios Nikolaos; stop at the church of Agios Nikolaos; pass from the stream of Agios Nikolaos)
    • 11.00: Arrival at Zarouchla village; stop for rest and meal; swimming in an open pool 
    • 15.00: departure from Zarouchla and crossing pass from the col and the area of Giona mountain
    • 17.00 arrival at Doxa Lake
    • 18.00: end of the excursion and farewell to our office(pictures, traditional sweet and "visinada" home-made refreshment)


Excursion Details: Distance 41.5 km. / MA 1.456 m. / Min.A 808 m. / DA 648 m. / S90-A10 / DD 3.5: 5
Offers: snacks, water, appetizer, salad and meal

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2. Doxa Lake - Planitero - Doxa Lake

 

  • 08.00 meeting at BIKE ME UP office
  • 08.30: Transport to Doxa Lake (Riding to Agios Panteleimon; pass from the area of Panorama, crossing Agioi Pantes and the Ravine of Feneos; pass from the col of the Hunter and the region of Valtos; crossing Chalikorema)
  • 12.00: Arrival at Planitero; visit the springs of the River Aroanios; visit the traditional fulling mill and fish farms and also stop for rest and meal)
  • 15.30: departure from Planitero to Doxa Lake 
  • 18.30: arrival at Doxa Lake 
  • 17.30: end of the excursion and farewell to our office(pictures, traditional sweet and "visinada" home-made refreshment)
  • Excursion Details: Distance 50.5 km. / MA 1,526 m. / Min.A 571 m. / DA 955 m. / S80-A20 / DD 4.5: 5
  • Offers: snacks, water, appetizer, salad and meal (fish)

 

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3. Feneos - Tarsos, Panagia of the Rock - Feneos

    • 08.30 meeting at BIKE ME UP office
    • 09.00: Fitting e-bikes to your needs and transport to Feneos Mount with our car
    • 10.00: starting our e-bikes ride from Feneos; riding to Steno; pass from the area Limeria of Pan; continue to Kato Tarsos
    • 11.30 arrival at Panagia of the Rock; visit of the church – monastery
    • 12:30 stop to rest and enjoy our picnic
    • 14.00 Return to Feneos 
    • 15:30 Arrival at Feneos
    • 16.30: End of the excursion and farewell to our office(pictures, traditional sweet and "visinada" home-made refreshment)
    • Excursion Details: Distance 23.5 km. / MA 1,131 m. / Min.An 808 m. / DA 323 m. / S15-A85 / DD 2: 5
    • Offers: snacks, water, traditional sweet, homemade refreshment, sandwiches, juice

 

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WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Electric mountain bikes of Pedelec type
  • Bike equipment (helmet, lights, transport bag for small items)
  • Guide - companion
  • A mapped route for each day of the excursion
  • An evening route
  • Visits to archaeological sites, museums & places of attraction
  • Snacks & water (for every outing)
  • Tsipouro and snacks
  • Accommodation in the best lodgings of the area
  • 2 Days Trip/ 1 Νights
  • Brunch (breakfast) & 1 lunch
  • Option 3 of 6 routes (depending on weather conditions and the level of participants)
  • Transportation to and from Mountainous Korinthia (*if package with transfer is selected)

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Transportation to and from Mountainous Korinthia (*if package without transfer is selected)
  • Insurance of participants (available at a cost of 16 € / person)