Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos in Greece - Coast / Beach

Agios Georgios Bay Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
DaysShortTerrainCoast / BeachDateEarly May
Region/PlaceIonian Islands, ZakynthosCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)3Height gain (m)150Route findingEasy
RouteAgios Georgios Bay viewpoint, Saddle above shipwreck, Agios Georgios Bay viewpoint
NotesRather steep down to the bottom of the saddle above the wreck, no obvious route down to the wreck.
Shipwreck in Agios Georgios Bay from saddle in cliff above wreck, Agios Georgios cliff walk (T), Zakynthos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 2-May-99, E1039

Shipwreck in Agios Georgios Bay from restaurant/lookout, Agios Georgios cliff walk (T), Zakynthos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 2-May-99, E1037

  
Amorgos Island Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1 (One way)TerrainHeathland / Moorland, Coast / BeachDateMid Oct
Region/PlaceCyclades, AmorgosCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)22.5Height gain (m)800Route findingEasy
RouteKatapola, Stavros Saddle, Agios Yeoryios Valsamitis, Hora, Hozoviotissas Monastery, Agrilas, Asfodilidhi, Potamos, Egiali
NotesSweeping views along the spine of Amorgos and beyond to the other Cyclades.
View to SW behind Hozoviotissa Monastery, Amorgos Traverse (T), Amorgos, Cyclades, Greece, 14-Oct-98, E386

NE Coast of Amorgos from nr Hozoviotissa Monastery, Amorgos Traverse (T), Amorgos, Cyclades, Greece, 14-Oct-98, E388

Church at western edge of Asfodilidhi hamlet and NE Amorgos coast (R), Amorgos Traverse (T), Amorgos, Cyclades, Greece, 14-Oct-98, E389

Nikuria Islet (M), with distant Andikeri (ML), Keros (MR) and Naxos (FR), Amorgos Traverse (T), Amorgos, Cyclades, Greece, 14-Oct-98, E390

Antipaxos Island Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainCoast / BeachDateEarly Oct
Region/PlaceIonian Islands, AntipaxosCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)8.5Height gain (m)360Route findingModerate
RouteVrika Beach, Vigla, Agrapidia, Cape Novoros lighthouse, Vigla, Voutoumi Beach, Messovrika Beach, Vrika Beach
NotesAn exploration of the island.
Drying fishing nets and olive trees nr Vigla, Antipaxos island circuit (T), Antipaxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 1-Oct-98, E312

Valley leading to Voutoumi Bay and Greek mainland (Epiros) from Vigla, Antipaxos island circuit (T), Antipaxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 1-Oct-98, E314

Voutoumi Bay lagoon, Antipaxos island circuit (T), Antipaxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 1-Oct-98, E315

Voutoumi Bay, Paxos on horizon, Corfu on far horizon (R), Antipaxos island circuit (T), Antipaxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 1-Oct-98, E316

Corfu's NE coves / beaches Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainCoast / BeachDateMid Sep
Region/PlaceIonian Islands, CorfuCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)10Height gain (m)300Route findingEasy
RouteNissaki Beach Hotel, Kaminaki Cove, Nissaki Beach Hotel, Agni Cove, Kalami Cove, Kouloura Harbour, Kerasa Cove, Nissaki Beach Hotel
NotesPossibly the nicest cove scenery in Greece.
Cove N of Nissaki Beach Hotel and Albania across North Kerkyra Straits, Nissaki coves and beaches circuit (T), Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece, 19-Sep-98, E271

Fishing boats nr Kouloura and Albania on horizon, Nissaki coves and beaches circuit (T), Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece, 19-Sep-98, E274

  
Northern forests and coves Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainHeathland / Moorland, Coast / BeachDateLate April 99
Region/PlaceIonian Islands, KefalloniaCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)9Height gain (m)280Route findingModerate
RouteFiskardo, Kastro Club, Antipata Erimou, Cape Dafnoudi, Fiskardo
NotesBeautiful cypress forests and ramshackle cottages leading to a surprising cove and pebble beach.
Geraniums and view to S from track to Dafnoudi Beach, Cypress forests and coast circuit from Fiskardo (T), Kefallonia, Ionian Islands, Greece, 28-Apr-99, E1016

Cypress forests in Northern Kefallonia from track to Dafnoudi Beach, Cypress forests and coast circuit from Fiskardo (T), Kefallonia, Ionian Islands, Greece, 28-Apr-99, E1017

Ruined house in Northern Kefallonia along track to Dafnoudi Beach, Cypress forests and coast circuit from Fiskardo (T), Kefallonia, Ionian Islands, Greece, 28-Apr-99, E1020

Flower meadows, olive groves and cypress forests in Northern Kefallonia nr Dafnoudi Beach, Cypress forests and coast circuit from Fiskardo (T), Kefallonia, Ionian Islands, Greece, 28-Apr-99, E1021

Ruined house and flowers in Northern Kefallonia along track to Dafnoudi Beach, Cypress forests and coast circuit from Fiskardo (T), Kefallonia, Ionian Islands, Greece, 28-Apr-99, E1022

Dafnoudi Beach and Dafnoudi Cape, with Greek mainland in distance, Cypress forests and coast circuit from Fiskardo (T), Kefallonia, Ionian Islands, Greece, 28-Apr-99, E1023

Dafnoudi Beach and Dafnoudi Cape, Cypress forests and coast circuit from Fiskardo (T), Kefallonia, Ionian Islands, Greece, 28-Apr-99, E1024

 
Paxos Island Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1 (One way)TerrainFarmland / Villages / Urban, Coast / BeachDateLate Sep
Region/PlaceIonian Islands, PaxosCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)26Height gain (m)850Route findingDifficult
RouteGaios, Kaki Lagada, Fontana, Kipiadi Beach, Loggos, Glyfada Beach, Monadentri Beach, Apergatika, Lakkos Beach, nr Magazia, Manessatika, Tergo Bay viewpoint, Vassilatika, Dalietatika, Plani Beach, Missorachi Beach, Lakka
NotesPoorly defined paths provide entertainment. Trousers or thick skin useful.
Lakka Harbour, Gaios to Lakka coastal walk (T), Paxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 30-Sep-98, E311

Table rocks and sea arch at Plani Beach, nr Lakka, Gaios to Lakka coastal walk (T), Paxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 30-Sep-98, E308

Kipiadi Beach, Gaios to Lakka coastal walk (T), Paxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 30-Sep-98, E305

Tergo Bay, nr Milos, Gaios to Lakka coastal walk (T), Paxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 30-Sep-98, E307

Erimitis Cliffs from Agioi Apostoli, Paxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 2-Oct-98, E317

   
Paxos Island (south) Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1TerrainCoast / BeachDateLate Sep
Region/PlaceIonian Islands, PaxosCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)11Height gain (m)250Route findingModerate
RouteGaios, Vellianitatika, Cape Chiros, Tripitos, Agoratika, Moggonissi, Missorachi, Gaios
NotesGood contrast in coastal scenery between east and west coasts.
Tripitos Arch, Paxos southern circuit from Gaios (T), Paxos, Ionian Islands, Greece, 28-Sep-98, E299

   
Port Timone double beach Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
DaysShortTerrainCoast / BeachDateMid Sep
Region/PlaceIonian Islands, CorfuCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)5Height gain (m)180Route findingEasy
RouteAfionas, Port Timone (Cape Arilla), Lookout over Port Timone Afionas
NotesOne of the two beaches ought to be sheltered from the wind.
Port Timone (R beach) and Cape Arilla from spine of ridge, nr Afionas, Port Timone headland walk (T), Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece, 22-Sep-98, E282

   
Sougia - Paleochora Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
Days1 (One way)TerrainHeathland / Moorland, Coast / BeachDateLate Oct
Region/PlaceCrete, HaniaCountryGreece  
Dist (kms)18Height gain (m)400Route findingEasy
RouteSougia, Ancient Lissos, Paleochora
NotesWild Cretan scenery through low thornbushes, leading to unexpectedly pleasant ruins at Lissos. Use the coastal ferry to get to the start of the walk.
Karst foreground and Western flanks of Lefka Ori (White Mtns) from nr Sougia, Sougia - Lissos - Paleohora coastal walk (T), Hania, Crete, Greece, 30-Oct-98, E447

Ancient Lissos and cove, nr Sougia, Ancient Lissos (S), Sougia - Lissos - Paleohora coastal walk (T), Hania, Crete, Greece, 30-Oct-98, E448

Asklipion Sanctuary (3rd Ct BC) and Roman mosaic (1st Ct AD) at Ancient Lissos, nr Sougia, Ancient Lissos (S), Sougia - Lissos - Paleohora coastal walk (T), Hania, Crete, Greece, 30-Oct-98, E450

Greek inscription on Asklipion Santuary (3rd Ct BC), nr Sougia, Ancient Lissos (S), Sougia - Lissos - Paleohora coastal walk (T), Hania, Crete, Greece, 30-Oct-98, E451

Thornbushes with SW Crete coast and Libyan Sea beyond, from plateau W of Lissos Valley, Sougia - Lissos - Paleohora coastal walk (T), Hania, Crete, Greece, 30-Oct-98, E453