3 to 4 hours
Experience a full day trip through the verdant inland of Andros island. Enjoy the beauty of the landscape, learn about the culture and discover the various villages, scattered on the hills. Spend your day with a local guide and explore this unique island!
After meeting with the guide at the starting point, we start with an introductory walk on the historic main pedestrian street of Chora, as we will be learning about the history of the island.We observe the architecture of the impressive mansions, we visit the sights of Chora such as the square of the Invisible Sailor with the Venetian Castle and the church of Panagia Thalassini while enjoying unique views of the Aegean Sea. We then board into the Mercedes Minivan and head to the village of Apoikia, making our first stop at the Botanical Garden. Arriving at the village we cross a short hiking trail which will lead us to the waterfalls of Pythara, a habitat of rare beauty and natural wealth. We take a short relaxing break tasting local products (such as Andros local cheese with wine-raki) at a traditional tavern in the village.
The next stop is the very green village of Menites with its historical springs.
Photos will be taken with the guests’ equipment (smartphones or cameras) from your private local guide, during and after the trip!
* Guests can have lunch with their guide at a traditional tavern of Menites village, after the trip ends. The lunch includes food (local dishes and appetizers) and drinks (local wine or ouzo/raki)
Extra duration time: +1:30 hours
Extra lunch cost: +30 EUR p/p
* If the guests’ accommodation is located in Gavrio or Batsi – a private transfer can be arranged 40 minutes before the starting time @ 09:20 a.m, with an extra cost of 60 euros per transfer.
Quick walking tour to see the beauty of Andros Town!
Our next stop is Stenies, the beautiful village with the great nautical history and the majestic captains houses
Unique scenery, explore this cave!