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Don't forget hat and lot of water

Great location and an unforgettable experience. Take a solid shoes (low hiking shoes is ideally... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
martinj386
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Levice, Slovakia
A “must do” hike

Great walk to the southernmost tip of continental Europe.!! A spiritual hike of moderate difficulty... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2018
kyrimai
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Gerolimenas, Greece
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

Great location and an unforgettable experience. Take a solid shoes (low hiking shoes is ideally). Take a time for this attraction (minimum 3 hours). Its hiking and not a walking. At the beginng of path are three small beaches and ascient ruins.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Great walk to the southernmost tip of continental Europe.!! A spiritual hike of moderate difficulty for all the family. A truly wonderful experience.!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

Gale force winds that day ahaha, but we pushed through! Was insanely wild winds, at parts nearly blew over and even still it was worth it. I can imagine on a calm day even more pretty. You just kind of feel like it is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

Hike takes about 45 minutes to get from start to the lighthouse. Terrain is rocky and uphill for parts. Fun for the family! Beautiful views! Loved that there were not many people doing it. Also the drive through southern Mani just to get to the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

This is as South as you can get on continental Europe. It is a nice walk of about 45 mins from where you park your car. Make sure you have a good pair of shoes for this. The trail is not always smooth. At the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 192vasilist
Reviewed October 8, 2017

The walk is a bit demanding, especially under the greek sun, but the view is spectacular, the mosaics on the way, the turquoise water, all made it special. Bring some water or refreshment as there is none at the lighthouse and you will need some...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Stefania_RW
Reviewed September 12, 2017

It's a great place for visiting to everyone who is traveling in Mani region. Cape Tenaron or Cape Matapan is the southernmost point of mainland Greece and the second one of mainland Europe. From the small village of Kokkinogia, where you can leave your car,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Stratos28
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

It's a 45 minutes low level hiking till the lighthouse. You have to wear your snickers to make it easier. Also dont miss to jump into the crystalized clean water of a small beach on your way back, it will be amazing!!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rovats
Reviewed May 23, 2017

It is a 40 minute walk to reach the beacon at the end. If I am not mistaken this is the southest point of continental Greece. We enjoyed the walk, which was not difficult. Try and combine it with a swim at the sea if...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Konstantina Z
Reviewed April 18, 2017

I visited this cape last year and had promised myself to come back this year in order to walk to the lighthouse which is as south as you can get in Greece on the mainland. I find it stunning down there - the view is...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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