Cherry Festival at Platanos village-Arcadia-7th of June 2014



ROUTE: Platanos-Sitena
What kind of activity? Hiking tour and meeting the local cherry festival
Where is the meeting point? Port of Nafplio
What time? 14:00 pm
Where is the starting point of the hiking tour? At Platanos village
How many km is the route?
Which are the hot spots? Naturalist route through rural dirt roads, the path is the old one main ‘road’ which connected those two villages (locals use to call it the ‘war path’), plain trees, firs, the beautiful view of the mountain massif Parnonas, the gorge called Loulougas,the mountainous picturesque village called Sitena under the shadow of mount Parnonas
How much does it cost?15.00€
Whatisincludedintheprice? Guided hiking tour , the transportation from Nafplio to Platanos
What is not included? Dinner
Way of payment? Deposit through pay-pal: or in cash
What kind of route is it?: Rural dirt road (3km) and dirt path (3km)
Is it difficult? You should be in a average physical condition-Level-Medium
Is the tour for children? Over 7 years old and in a good physical condition
When is the closing date? Until Monday 02.06.14
How will I inform you for my participation?
Via email (
or tel. at: +306984733162


13:45 – Meeting at the port of Nafplio (next to the train station)
14:00 – Depart from the port with direction to Platanos village
15:30 – Arrival to the Platanos village
15:45 – Starts the guided hiking tour
16:30- Arrival at the village Sitena –small break for rest and small tour to see the village
17:00- Depart from Sitena village
18:00- Arrival to Platanos-Free leisure time with several events organized from the local cultural club such as: Treasure hunt for adults & children, traditional dances, free cherry tasting, possibility of dinner (souvlaki, pork etc )
22:00- Depart for Nafplio
23:30- Arrival at the port of Nafplio

** The program may last ± 30 min depending on the preferences of the group.

General instructions:

** Be equippedaccording to weather conditions, wear sports shoes, you should bring water with you and your medication if there is any medical history.

       More Info:



                                         Do not miss it!



                                                                                The organizer

                                                         StavroulaTsirikou, hiking guide,Mob:+306984733162

                                                                      Contact info:





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