Gavrio - Agios Petros - Batsi
- Time: 5 hrs
- Distance: 12 km
- Persons: min 2 - max 12
- Price: 30€ (min 2 persons)
Οur route starts from the fertile valley of Gavrio. Following a "narrow" path along the stream, we cross olive trees, farm cottages and watermills to make our first stop in the picturesque village of Old St. Peter with the beautiful fountain. A short detour to visit the cylindrical Hellenistic period (4th-3rd century BC) Tower St. Peter, one of the best preserved of the Cyclades. With wonderful views to the homonymous beach, Gavrionisia and the Archipelagos, we will follow for some meters a dirt road to reach one of the largest castle monasteries of the island "Agia". The monastery church is Byzantine style with wooden temple and painting decoration back to the post-Byzantine period. After our stop, will descend through "a narrow path" to arrive at Batsi.
Waymark No. 14 / No. 15 / No16
Necessary: long trousers, appropriate shoes and socks, hat and sunscreen.
The prices vary depending on the route, the number of participants and the offered services.
Included: hiking guide, snacks, water, walking stics, digital photos and a gpx file map.
NOT included: Transportation to the starting point / pick up from the termination point
Tours start between 07.00-09.00 hrs depending on the season and weather conditions.