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Vikos Gorge

Zagoria, Greece
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Stunning

I drove up to Monodendri but the view from there is nothing compared to what you can see from the... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2016
Alex H
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Hong Kong, China
Fantastic hiking

A one of a kind experience in the deepest gorge of the earth...amazing scenery, breath-taking views... read more

Reviewed May 8, 2016
Savvem
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Athens, Greece
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Reviewed May 11, 2016

I drove up to Monodendri but the view from there is nothing compared to what you can see from the Oxia viewpoint which is a further 6 km up a relatively new road. You can park there and walk around 100 meters to have the...More

Thank Alex H
Reviewed May 8, 2016

A one of a kind experience in the deepest gorge of the earth...amazing scenery, breath-taking views and well defined hiking trails...not for the faint of heart but a trail worth taking!Highly recommended!

Thank Savvem
Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Wild, exotic, unique, stunning beauty! You definitely need to cross the canyon! If you do this in winter at some point you'll meet the river, named Voidomatis, and it's waters will leave you speechless, I promise!

Thank katerina p
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic place. Ideal place for hiking and virgin nature. Delicious locsl foods. We tried with success the path in Vikos Gorge from Monodendri to Vikos village. 6 to 6.30 min with 3 short stops of 15 min.medium difficulty but very attractive

Thank touristal1969
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

We travelled north into the Pindus after a couple of days on Lake Ionninas. We camped in our motorhome on the edge of the village of Monodendri. The evening prior to heading into the gorge we walked the top of the path which is not...More

3  Thank Mickpamg
Reviewed February 11, 2016

The gorge and the villages are deserted in February which was great for us to discover the area. The best bridges are close to each other. Kokori bridge and the triple-arched bridge are between Koukouli and Kipoi. Even in winter there was no water running...More

2  Thank TravelingCat22
Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

We've been there with my husband as we love nature and we always want to visit the miracles of nature. My husband has a dream, to visit Grand Canyon in USA one day. We live in Greece and I told him about Vikos Gorge in...More

Thank Mary M
Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

My Wife and I hiked Vikos, from the village of Monodendri to the Village of Vikos on Dec 31, 2015. Despite reading that it may be too cold, too snowy, and too dangerous to hike in the winter, our experience was excellent. The weather this...More

2  Thank Bradley M
Reviewed December 24, 2015

We hiked into the gorge starting from Mikro Papigko. It took us around 1 hr and half to get down to the Voidomatis spring, where we crossed the Aoos river to the other side. The trail is through thick forest with beautiful views of Astraka...More

Thank Satyabrata
Reviewed December 15, 2015

We were there on a rainy day with low clouds. Although visibility was not great, from what we can observe, the gorge is pretty spell binding. We went on a very twisty road on the opposite hill and the view was good.

Thank siewmr
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November 5, 2017|
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Response from Stewart L | Reviewed this property |
There is a great viewpoint at Vikos a very short walk from the church where you can park your bikes, and a couple of restaurants nearby. You are looking down into the deepest part of the gorge and the views will not... More
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RosesWA
July 8, 2017|
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Response from Stewart L | Reviewed this property |
If you can get to the village of Vikos there is a viewpoint an easy walk from the car park. It is fenced off so quite safe and the views are spectacular
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janetshay
February 19, 2017|
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Response from andrewlefkas | Reviewed this property |
We finally got round to walking the Girge last August, myself and 9 year old grandson ...set off early and had the most tremendous walk through the gorge comming out at Vikos , we got a lift back after a couple of cold beers... More
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