Pindus Tzoumerka Mountains trekking II
Note on Itinerary
Although we do our best to stick to the schedule listed, this itinerary could be subject to change for reasons beyond our control. The final activity selection is left up to the trip leader and expert guides due to weather or other conditions.
Single room supplement - $800
There is no single room supplement if you are willing to share accommodations with a same-gender roommate. If you do not wish to share and request single accommodations, you will be required to pay the single room supplement fee. Please note and be advised that there are a limited number of single accommodations available.
While on the mountain we will be staying in refuges and shared accommodations.
All accommodations and meals as noted in the daily itinerary; all transfers on location by private bus, professional bi-lingual mountain guides; skilled bi-lingual trip leaders.
Airfare to Thessaloniki Greece; airport transfers; optional side trips; excess baggage charges; airport taxes; trip cancellation insurance; alcoholic beverages; optional gratuities to guide(s) and items of a personal nature.
Consider as you sign up
Airline tickets - Please check with us before purchasing your airline tickets to ensure your trip is confirmed with the minimum number of participants required to operate.
Travel Insurance – To protect your travel investment, we highly recommend the purchase of travel insurance.
Cancellation and Transfer Policy
A refundable deposit of $400 is required at time of booking to secure space.
Full payment is required 60 days before departure date.
If you decide to cancel your trip, the following fees apply and are due when we receive notice of your cancellation:
90 days prior to departure = 0
61-90 days = $400
31-60 days prior to departure = 50% of the total trip cost is non-refundable
0-30 days prior to departure = 100% of the trip cost is non- refundable
If you opt to transfer to another trip, the following fees are due at the time the request:61+ day prior to departure = $0
31 to 60 days = $400
0 o 30 days prior to departure = 100% of the trip costs is non-refundable
Spring, summer and early fall are sunny in Northern Greece. Daytime temperatures average 70-80 F although temperatures can go in the 90’s especially in July and August. Rain showers are rare. Prepare for much cooler nights in the mountains and camping.
Good sun protection is always very important.
Long Sleeve Shirts
Hiking Pants (convertible, quick-dry, lightweight)
Hiking socks (synthetic or wool)
Water bottles or Hydration system
Day Pack (21L -35L)
Personal camp towel
Fleece/wool jacket or sweater
Hooded jacket, breathable
Hiking shorts (quick-dry, lightweight)
Sun block and Lip balm
Sunglasses and accessories
Personal first aid Kit/medications (lightweight)
Personal Bathroom kit; personal wipes, hand cleaner
Passport/money belt or pouch
Electrical adapter and converter
Casual clothing for travel and town wear (lightweight, comfortable)
Casual shoes for travel and free time
This trip is subject to the booking information set in the current VISTA Travel Adventures reservation information. Additional trip information will be provided upon sign up.
We look forward to having you join us for the trip of a lifetime!
Space is limited; reserve your amazing adventure today!
Day 1:Arrival in Thessaloniki – Settle in Hotel – Free time in the city-Welcome dinner
Day 2: Departure for the Pindus mountain range and the village of Melissourgoi - Settle in refuge, Dinner
Day 3: Day 1 of Trek (see detailed daily itinerary)
Day 4: Day 2 of Trek (see detailed daily itinerary)
Day 5: Day 3 of Trek (see detailed daily itinerary)
Day 6: Day 4 of Trek (see detailed daily itinerary)
Day 7: Day 5 of Trek, Free day, visit sites in the area, Rest – dinner
Day 8: Visit sites in area - Departure for Thessaloniki – Settle in Hotel – Dinner on own
Day 9: Free day in Thessaloniki –Shopping - Visit to the ‘Vergina’ Royal Tombs (optional) - Farewell dinner
Day 10: Departures – Free day
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