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Mount Penteli

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Mount Penteli

Situated north of Athens city center, mount Penteli is easily recognizable from afar because of its extensive quarries , looking like wounds which will never heal. The mountain is famous...

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Mount Triklario

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Mount Triklario

One of the most unknown and least discovered Greek mountains is mount Triklario. It is situated next to lake “Mikri Prespa” and borders with mountains Varnountas and Verno. At its...

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Aradena Gorge

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Aradena Gorge

Situated in the perfecture of Chania, Aradena gorge, with its steep surrounding cliffs and scenic views of the Libyan Sea, is only 5,5 km long and a perfect destination for...

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Mount Aroania (Chelmos)

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Mount Aroania (Chelmos)

The Aroania mountain range (Chelmos) of the northern Peloponese is among the most popular winter destinations for Athenians. The third highest mountain of the peninsula after Taigetos and Ziria, it...

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Mount Oligyrtos

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Mount Oligyrtos

Mount Oligyrtos, located at the borders of Argolida, Korinthia and Arcadia, is one of the region's smaller- in terms of perimeter- mountains, but is renown for its green slopes and...

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Mount Menalo

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Mount Menalo

Mount Menalo is located centrally on the Peloponnese peninsula, within the borders of Arcadia prefecture. Its greatest part is covered in fir, with pines and cypresses growing on the southern...

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Mount Parnassus

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Mount Parnassus

Mount Parnassus is best known for its snow resort and surrounding villages, which are stormed by thousands of skiers and visitors during the winter months. Still, the ski center is...

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Portitsa Gorge

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Portitsa Gorge

The bridge of Portitsa is within walking distance from the village of Spileo in Grevena prefecture. To visit it we can go either on foot from the paved path that...

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Mount Grammos

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Mount Grammos

One of the best known and most discussed mountains in Greece is mount Grammos. It is known both for its ecological value and the role it played during the Greek...

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Mount Xerovouni

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Mount Xerovouni

  Mountain Xirovouni is located in central Evia and belongs to mountain range of Dirfy. It is a rocky mountain and there are many climbing routes (traditional climbing). During the winter...

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Mount Pinovo

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Mount Pinovo

Mount Pinovo, with its long ridge and green slopes, stands out between mountains Kaimaktsalan and Tzena. Its dense forests of pine and beech extend up to an altitude of 1800...

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Mount Siniatsiko (Askion)

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Mount Siniatsiko (Askion)

Having a longitude of 33 km mount Askion or Siniatsiko stands out from the plain of Ptolemaida separating mount Verno to the north from mount Vourino to the south. It...

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Mount Orliakas

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Mount Orliakas

Mount Orliakas is located in the prefecture of Grevena and borders with mount Vasilitsa. Renowned for its rich flora and fauna, boasts a great variety of mushrooms (about 1,000 species)....

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Mount Hymettus

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Mount Hymettus

Located in the eastern side of Athens, Hymettus- with its greenfiled of 81.230 acres- is one of the city's last remaining green havens. The valley of Prinaris splits the mountain...

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Mount Chatzi

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Mount Chatzi

Mount Chatzi is part of the Pindus mountain range and constitutes the southernmost boundary before Agrafa and the Valtos Mountains. Mesochora dam has been built at its foot to allow...

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Mount Olympus

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Mount Olympus

Mount Olympus, with its 52 peaks- including Mytikas, the highest in Greece and one of Europe’s highest in terms of topographic prominence- is the ultimate destination for lovers of nature...

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Mount Oiti

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Mount Oiti

Oiti is located at the northeast end of Vardousia and spans at Fthiotida and Fokida prefectures. It is a limestone mountain and at its alpine part there is flysch. Its...

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Mount Chelidona

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Mount Chelidona

Fir-clad mount Chelidona is located in Evrytania perfecture, next to the mountains Panetoliko and Kaliakouda. Rivers Karpenisiotis and Trikeriotis flow at its foot, while its peak offers spectacular views of...

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Vikos Gorge

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Vikos Gorge

Located 30 km north of Ioannina, the Vikos gorge is one of the most popular hiking destinations in Greece. Its length is around 12 km- or 24 if you also...

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Mount Kitheronas

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Mount Kitheronas

Mountain Kitheron is located west of Mount Parnitha and it joined to it with mount Pastra. Further south and east stand Gerania and Patera mountains. It is covered by forest...

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Mount Avgo

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Mount Avgo

Mount Avgo is located north of mount Chatzi and belongs to the southern Pindus range. Its three peaks, Loupata, Marosa and Avgo, all exceed 2.000 meters in height. It is...

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Acheloos river

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Acheloos river

Also known as Aspropotamos (Whiteriver), possibly because its water takes a pale white colour as it crosses the rich in clay minerals grounds of Pindus, Acheloos begins its journey from...

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Mount Tymfi (Gamila)

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Mount Tymfi (Gamila)

A very popular hiking destination, mount Tymfi is located in the region of Zagori, in Ipeirus. Its lower slopes are covered in cedar, beech and oak forests, which give way...

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Mount Fengari

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Mount Fengari

Mount Saos or Fengari, towers above Samothraki (Samothrace), Greece’s northernmost island, and is the first thing a visitor will notice when approaching the island (accessible only by boat from Alexandroupoli)....

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Mount Parnitha

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Mount Parnitha

The highest and most extensive mountain range in Attica, Parnitha is located at the northwestern outskirts of Athens, with its western side overlooking Viotia perfecture. It is connected to Mount...

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Mount Vardousia

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Mount Vardousia

Mount Vardousia covers a large area of central Greece, mostly in the prefecture of Phocis, but with a small part claimed by Pthiotis. It is one of the few mountains...

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Mount Tzoumerka

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Mount Tzoumerka

Recognizable by the steep edges of its western side, Mount Tzoumerka is situated between Arta and Ioannina. Together with Kakarditsa and Lakmos they constitute the area's most significant mountain...

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Mount Lakmos (Peristeri)

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Mount Lakmos (Peristeri)

Situated north of Metsovo, within the central part of the Pindus range, Mount Lakmos or Peristeri is one of the region's most remote mountains. It is surrounded by peaks of...

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Mount Ochi

06-07-2012 Hits:2096

Mount Ochi

Mount Ochi is located on the southern edge of Evoia (Euboea) and, together with Dirfis and Kandili, it is among the island’s biggest mountain ranges. On the south, the landscape...

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Mount Taygetos

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Mount Taygetos

Taygetus is the highest mountain in the Peloponnese, and each year receives thousands of Greek and foreign visitors. Its length is more than 100km. and the ridge has to "offer"...

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