We follow in the footsteps of the Saints. Through our 6-day hike we unfold the story of Mount Athos. Our daily hiking trails in the untouched nature of Mount Athos, lead us to the most important Monasteries of Mount Athos. Starting our trekking Hiking to Mount Athos from the Monastery of Chilandari we walk successively to the most important monasteries. The Monasteries of Esfigmenos, Vatopedi, Koutloumousi, Iveron, Mylopotamos and Megisti Lavra are revealed and honor us with their unique beauty. During our journeys we pass by Skete, talk to monks and taste their amazing recipes and their unique wines. The meeting with the abbot Epiphanios at the Mylopotamos Monastery is special, who is known for his cooking and has even published a book with recipes. The monastery is also known for its very interesting wine cellar.
Our routes cross the beautiful and untouched natural environment of Mount Athos and fill us with unique images. An unforgettable experience for those who love navigating history, faith and monasticism. Our trek is completed with the ascent to the top of Mount Athos at 2,033m. Although the route to the top is very demanding, the stunning view to the North Aegean will compensate us!
* Duration: 6 day