Escape in the unspoiled nature of the oldest national park in Greece "Parnassos" and the most cosmopolitan mountain village "Arachova'. Discover wooded ridges, hills, a forest of black pine trees and firs that just seems to go on forever, traditional Greek villages with long history, uncharted routes of the beaten track and taste local flavors of Greek cuisine in a private 9-10 hours all included day package. Travelling into a premium luxurious off-road vehicle driven by expert escort is the best way to discover Parnassos Mountain in private.
Our day starts after we pick you up from your hotel or a point close to the indicated hotel if car access is not possible and we will follow the national road heading towards central Greece. After passing Euboean Golf our route goes onwards to the north slopes of Parnassos national Park and following a breathtaking route we reach the foot of Parnassos and the springs of Voiotikos Kifisos. A true paradise of natural beauty full of plane trees with streaming waters from the springs of the Voiotikos Kifisos and an amazing view to Polydrosos village. We take a short walk in the area while visiting the ruins of the Byzantine church of Paleopanagia or Mavromantila which was built in the 6th -7th century. Continuing our day tour crossing traditional villages in the slopes of Parnassos we work up an appetite we arrive at Eptalofos village. There we are going to visit a traditional Greek tavern where we will be welcomed by the owner. He will introduce us to the Greek Mediterranean cuisine and heartfelt Hellenic hospitality with plenty of local food and wine. After our lunch break, we will follow the road through Livadi before we reach the cosmopolitan village of Arachova. The picturesque landscape, the regions history and the rustic architecture combined with the town’s sophisticated character, make the ideal scenery for a perfect coffee stop and short walk around the village.
Closing our day tour we follow the national road to Athens full of memories, with the best panoramic views of Parnassos, amazing photo opportunities to capture each and every moment and the premium service of our escort. A unique premium backcountry day escape, an exciting adventure to embrace the renowned Greek hospitality, enjoy the sights and professional yet relaxed service!
- Hotel pick up/drop off service
- Premium off-road private luxury vehicle
- Private expert escort-driver
- Coffee, tea or juice
- Greek traditional lunch and wine
- Liability Insurance and local taxes
- Personal expenses
- Gratuities (optional)
Please note that the tour is not recommended to people suffering from car sickness, have mobility or kinetic problems, back problems, pregnants, children younger than 7 years old as we don't provide baby seats, people taller than 1,95cm or heavier than 130 Kg. Alcohol consumption is not allowed to minors under the age of 18 years old. In case of unfavorable weather conditions we reserve the right to make minor changes in the program when considered necessary. This can be done without prior notice.