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Dragon Lake hiking provided by Epirus Traveller

Dragon Lake hiking
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
8h
Hotel pickup offered
Near public transportation
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    8h
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Near public transportation
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Getting a taste of the mythical so-called "Dragon lake" while observing the Alpine Triton (Ichthyosaura alpestris) and the magnificent scenery of mountanious nature.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
German, English, Italian
What to expect
  • Hiking until reaching the mythical Drakolimni (which translates to Dragon lake). The route is mostly uphill and in the middle of it is the Astraka shelter. During the tour visitors may take a few breaks to drink water from the springs while observing flowers with vivid colors (mostly wild lily) growing at high altitudes. At the end of the route (and about 2,000 meters altitude) there is Drakolimni lake where visitors may take a break to absorb the magnificent scenery. Those seeking adventure could swim in the lake along with the Alpine Triton (Ichthyosaura alpestris). On the way back there is a planned visit to the Ovires of Rogovos (natural swimming pools) in Papigko village. Hiking time: 8 hours. Difficulty level: moderate. Equipment needed: mountain sports shoes or hiking boots, waterproof jacket, canteen, walking or hiking baton (optionally) and backpack.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
German, English, Italian
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Hiking until reaching the mythical Drakolimni (which translates to Dragon lake). The route is mostly uphill and in the middle of it is the Astraka shelter. During the tour visitors may take a few breaks to drink water from the springs while observing flowers with vivid colors (mostly wild lily) growing at high altitudes. At the end of the route (and about 2,000 meters altitude) there is Drakolimni lake where visitors may take a break to absorb the magnificent scenery. Those seeking adventure could swim in the lake along with the Alpine Triton (Ichthyosaura alpestris). On the way back there is a planned visit to the Ovires of Rogovos (natural swimming pools) in Papigko village. Hiking time: 8 hours. Difficulty level: moderate. Equipment needed: mountain sports shoes or hiking boots, waterproof jacket, canteen, walking or hiking baton (optionally) and backpack.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 227429P2
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Walking or hiking baton and backpack
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • VIdeo & Photos
  • Visitors will be charged according to the restaurant's menu.
Duration
8h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Transportation by car, to and from the activities, is optional and price depends on the distance.
  • Mikro Papigko 440 04, Greece Mikro Papigko, Taxiarchon church
  • Airports:
  • Ioannina Airport, Ioannina Greece
  • Aktion International Airport, Λεωφόρος Ειρήνης, Άκτιο 300 02, Greece
  • Ports:
  • Corfu, Greece
  • Igoumenitsa Ferry Port, E55, Igoumenitsa 461 00, Greece
  • Preveza Marina, Λιμάνι, Preveza 481 00, Greece
  • D-Marin Lefkas Marina, East Shore, Lefkada 311 00, Greece
  • Parga, Greece
  • Syvota Park, Syvota 461 00, Greece
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Walking or hiking baton and backpack
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • VIdeo & Photos
  • Visitors will be charged according to the restaurant's menu.
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Transportation by car, to and from the activities, is optional and price depends on the distance.
  • Mikro Papigko 440 04, Greece Mikro Papigko, Taxiarchon church
  • Airports:
  • Ioannina Airport, Ioannina Greece
  • Aktion International Airport, Λεωφόρος Ειρήνης, Άκτιο 300 02, Greece
  • Ports:
  • Corfu, Greece
  • Igoumenitsa Ferry Port, E55, Igoumenitsa 461 00, Greece
  • Preveza Marina, Λιμάνι, Preveza 481 00, Greece
  • D-Marin Lefkas Marina, East Shore, Lefkada 311 00, Greece
  • Parga, Greece
  • Syvota Park, Syvota 461 00, Greece
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
8h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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By: Epirus Traveller
Lindasmiri
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Everything was amazing!!!!!!
We had wonderful time with this very kind couple!!! John and Angelique was very helpful and they informed us about
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Excellent Experience and organisational skills
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