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Walk across the ridge to Milies

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Cross the mountain range to the southern part of the Pelion then ascend through forest to the pretty village of Milies.
Distance 12.7 km
5:00 h
387 m
459 m
On today’s walk, you’ll cross the mountain range at 700m elevation towards the south of the Pelion. The first walk explores the pretty village of Tsagarada, where you have just spent the night and pass old churches and squares. Ascend through the forest via old mule tracks that were mainly built to allow the transportation of supplies from village to village. Now descend to the picturesque mountain village of Milies, whilst enjoying great views over the Pagasitic Gulf. In the lovely village of Milies you will find many old olive groves.
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Update: August 27, 2021
Highest point
776 m
Lowest point
382 m


Tsagarada (453 m)
39.386963, 23.174369
39°23'13.1"N 23°10'27.7"E
34S 687261 4361975



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39.386963, 23.174369
39°23'13.1"N 23°10'27.7"E
34S 687261 4361975
Arrival by train, car, foot or bike


Basic Equipment for Hiking

  • Sturdy, comfortable and waterproof hiking boots or approach shoes
  • Layered, moisture wicking clothing
  • Hiking socks  
  • Rucksack (with rain cover)
  • Protection against sun, rain and wind (hat, sunscreen, water- and windproof jacket and suitable legwear)
  • Sunglasses
  • Hiking poles
  • Ample supply of drinking water and snacks
  • First aid kit
  • Blister kit
  • Bivy / survival bag  
  • Survival blanket
  • Headlamp
  • Pocket knife
  • Whistle
  • Cell phone
  • Cash
  • Navigation equipment / map and compass
  • Emergency contact details
  • ID
  • The 'basic' and 'technical' equipment lists are generated based on the selected activity. They are not exhaustive and only serve as suggestions for what you should consider packing.
  • For your safety, you should carefully read all instructions on how to properly use and maintain your equipment.
  • Please ensure that the equipment you bring complies with local laws and does not include restricted items.

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12.7 km
5:00 h
387 m
459 m


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