Hiking in Zagori
There are many hiking routes from easy strolls to demanding hikes along remote mountainous traverses with the most popular being the hiking route from Papigo to the peaks of Tymfi and Drakolimni (an alpine lake at an altitude of 2050m). The lake is an hour walk from the survival shelter in Astraka, when in 1950m there is also the survival shelter of Tymfi. The whole route lasts 5h.
A famous spot near the village of Papigo is the natural pools. More specifically there are physical pits in the limestone rocks created by the Rogovos stream where the bold dive in the cold waters during the summer months.
Hiking in Pogoni
The mountaineering route usually starts from Meropi, Kefalovryso or Paleopyrgo towards Mount Nemersica which is located on the northern Pogoni, close to the borders with Albania, at an altitude of 2209m. The journey lasts about 3 to 4 hours.
You have the opportunity to raft along experienced trainers on Voidomatis river, the clearest and coldest river in Europe, enjoying an easy and beautiful route.