DAY 7 : 8.7 km/3,5-4 hrs walking

  • From Apikia to Chora (Nimborio), Ypsilou,Lamyra & Menites

    A beautiful route to explore the green villages around Chora, the capital of Andros. The picturesque agricultural and shipmen villages of Apikia, Ypsilou, Lamyra and Menites, the gorgeous orchards, the beautiful cobbled paths, the numerous springs offer a refreshing, enjoyable hike all year round

  • Way marking

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  • Starting/ending point - Transportation

    Starting point : map point -5 Apikia square

    Ending point : map point-9 Menites springs (via branch 1b)

    from Chora to Apikia By taxi approx. 10 € (Price level 2016)

    from Chora to Menites By taxi approx. 10 €

    Taxis from Chora : +30 2282 0 22171

  • Drinkable water

    at Apikia, Ypsilou, Lamyra, Menites

  • max/min altitude & difficulty level

    339/4 m

    activity-icon-hiking    moderate

  • Route condition

    open & fully way marked

  • Accommodation & Food

    accommodation : at Apikia, Chora, Menites

    restaurants : Apikia, Chora, Menites and Ypsilou (with a small detour)

  • Useful tips

    • visit the waterfalls of Pythara via detour 2a at Apikia (about 1 km one way) as well as Sariza spring in Apikia
    • the Apikia arched bridge is a beautiful spot for a break
    • connection of route 2 and 1 is done via branch 1a which stretches for about 100meters along the Louria river- during autumn and winter there may be water
    • the ending point of this daily stage is via branch 1b leading to Menites spring and parking