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The Menalon Trail

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Stunning Views

We spent an enjoyable day walking from Stemnitsa- we had a map but didn’t need it as the route was... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Outstanding hiking in Arcadia

This is a fantastic way to see the interior of the Peloponnese, hiking through Arcadia. Day 1: We... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
Sydney, Australia
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The Menalon Trail is a long mountain trail of 75 Km in Arcadia. The trail crosses 9 villages and uses parts of an infinite trail network, which were then rearranged in a serial structure and sign posted systematically by a large group of volunteers...more
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We spent an enjoyable day walking from Stemnitsa- we had a map but didn’t need it as the route was well signed all the way. We walked for about 5 hours including stops at the monasteries and a dip in the river but didn’t make...More

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Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

This is a fantastic way to see the interior of the Peloponnese, hiking through Arcadia. Day 1: We walked from Stemnitsa (definitely stay at Mpelleiko Guesthouse) to overnight in Dimitsana (Theonimfi Hotel) Day 2: Dimitsana to Zigovisti, taxi to Elati then walk to Vytina (stay...More

Thank glamourpuss48
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Menalon traill offers a fantastic trekking experience and allows you to experience some fantastic views of Arcadia, in central Peloponnese. As group of 4 we did the route Stemnitsa-Dimitsana-Elati-Vytina-Nymfasia-Magouliana in 4 days . The itinerary was organised by trekking hellas; there were excellent and arranged...More

Thank DimG007
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

We hiked parts of two sections. I was impressed by the quality of the signage and the fantastic views. I consider myself in reasonable shape but the climbs were all pretty demanding and always took longer that the directions along the route suggested. The trail...More

2  Thank Beenmostplaces
Reviewed April 8, 2018

My daughter and I are just back from a wonderful hiking holiday on the Menalon Trail. We travelled by bus from Athens and started the trail in Dimitsana. We stayed in the beautiful Amanites Guesthouse there. Aris and his family were very helpful to us...More

3  Thank bernie1962018
Reviewed February 23, 2018

This is a bit of an undiscovered gem and one of the best walks I have done. We walked four sections of the trail with rest days in between. One section is probably a day's walking although some sections you could do 2 in one...More

2  Thank Ablingdon
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We had an awesome, memorable hike between Prodromos Monastery and the Philosopher's Old Monastery. A moderate hike that needs about 20 minutes to reach from one side to the other. Excellent path signing, every few meters. Comfortable shoes are strongly recommended and the use of...More

2  Thank Kalomira C
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

We walked from Stemnitsa town & saw two old monasteries along the way. However we had a bit of trouble getting a trail map. Before we left Australia, we bought a map via Menalon Trail site, but no matter how I tried, I just couldn’t...More

3  Thank miko n
Reviewed November 6, 2017

I recently visited and walked part 5 of Menalon Trail, starting from Vytina to Nymfasia..but we also walked all the way to Kernitsa monastery...I am an experience and professional guide myself from Evia island..My visit was part of the the 1st Panhellenic Meeting on Hiking...More

Thank stkounisgr
Reviewed October 18, 2017

You can break this trail up into "do-able" parts. I walked one section with my very informative guide from Explore Menalo, guide highly recommended, but you can also explore independently. Lovely river valleys fir forests and storybook villages it is a 70km trail, and it...More

1  Thank Lucinda P
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Ankit P
August 31, 2018|
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Response from Alexandros A | Property representative |
Dear Ankit P, Please send your request to vp@menalontrail.eu and you will get a reply accordingly. Vasilis will take care of your request and he will give you the best possible solution. Tell him that Alexandros sent you... More
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James M
May 25, 2018|
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Dear James M, It would be nice to download the file through the official links provided since we usually make several updates and these are really useful to have them in your device with you. Except this i think it is not... More
James M
May 20, 2018|
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Response from Alexandros A | Property representative |
Dear James M, The Menalon Trail is about 75km distance, divided in 8 sections and passing through 9 different villages of Arcadia in Peloponnese. It starts from Stemnitsa and reach to Lagkadia. Approximately in every start... More