Gerakari – Elenes – Amari
The route at a glance
Route suitable for: Hiking.
Degree of difficulty: Easy + (for the level of experienced hikers).
Features: Lack of normal paths in some places between Elenes and Agios Titos.
Marking: Non-existent until Elenes – Sporadic and faded markings of the E4 between Elenes and Amari.
Starting point: Gerakari village (central square)
End: Amari village
Drinking water points along the route: A spring with plenty of water in winter and summer in Elenes
Realization: Any time of the year.
Spring – Summer – Autumn: Hiking or Trekking shoes, long trousers (due to the presence of dense clumps of woody bushes), walking stick, hat, sunglasses, water (1½ liter water bottle).
Winter: Hiking or Trekking shoes, winter clothing, raincoat, walking stick, water (1½ liter water bottle).
The route in numbers
Route length: 6.3 km
Duration: 1h45′ – 2h00′
Minimum altitude: 440m
Highest altitude: 671m
Altitude gain / loss: +225 / -439
Slope: Maximum +29,2 % / -35,6 %. Average: +9,3 % / -9,2%