Corfu from Above: Mountain Biking or Hiking at the Highest Peak of Corfu
SEE CORFU FROM ABOVE
A biking or hiking tour up to the highlands of Corfu (approx. 900m. from the sea level). During the entire tour you will admire the panoramic views, down and several kilometers far away over the island or across to nearby Albania. Pantokrators’ rocky landscape and alpine tracks make it an ideal destination for MTB. The climate up there is never too hot, even in the middle of July and the air is scented from greek mountain herbs.
Mountain Biking Tour:
• Track: MTB (gravel)
• Distance covered: 16 km
• Track: Gravel paths with a little hillwalking
• Distance covered: 9 km
• Duration: 4.5-5 hours
• Walking/biking: 3 hours
• Difficulty level: moderate / strenuous
• Location: North East Corfu
• Transport with car/minivan: Yes Itinerary
A tour around the highest peak of Corfu which could be either a classic MTB or a hiking activity. Participants will enjoy unique panoramic views of the entire island that remain unforgettable. It begins from the “GEO bicycling and more” in Dassia or from a pre-arranged meeting point and we drive by minivan to the top of Pantokrator mountain. The activity will take place in protected natural area with rather “alpine” Mediterranean flora. Up there the air has the characteristic scent of wild peppermint and oregano and the climate is never too hot, even in the middle of July. The route is an wide path, an average mountain-biking gravel terrain of moderate difficulty level with a few short uphills and downhills. From the starting point of the tour we can see down and several kilometers far away, up to Corfu Town. As we move forward, we have panoramic views of the sparkling sea and the North –East coastline and Albania. The 16 km biking ride is semi-circular and the hiking is a 9 km circular route. The activity lasts approx. 2 hours. At the end of the tour we stop for a soft drink and a snack in a local café in one of the hillside villages and we will return in Dassia by minivan.Stop At:
• GEO Bicycling and More, 200m. from IKOS hotels, direction Corfu Town, at your left hand side, Dassia 49100 Greece
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Infant seats available"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Minimum drinking age is 18 years"
"A minimum of 2 people per booking is required"
"A maximum of 7 people per booking"
"Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Due to the current restrictions and to avoid spreading of COVID 19, ONLY 5 adult passengers are allowed in the minivan"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"According to the current travelling restrictions ΚΥΑ 40381(ΦΕΚ Β΄ 2601/28-06-2020), issued by the Greek state, 5 passengers plus the driver are permitted to travel by the 9-seat minivan and 3 passengers by the normal car. Exception: families with underage children"
Horário de Início:
Duração: 5 Hours
Ponto de partida:
GEO-bicycling and more, Dassia 491 00, Greece
Traveler pickup is offered
Health and safety measures against the occurrence and spreading of COVID-19: The minivan / car is cleaned and disinfected daily. Everyone shall use gel disinfectant for hands and wear a disposable mask during the entire driving time.
For any further information regarding picking up and transport please contact us to the phone number in the voucher.Ports
Cancelamentos e reembolsos:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.