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One of Greeces most remarkable natural wonders

If one is in Northern Greece this is a must see. The overlook access through Monodendri is... read more

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greeklwy
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Myers Flat, California
Great Location - Great Views - Great Atmosphere

You have to go to OXIA , where you can have the best view of the VIKOS Gorge. There is a small path... read more

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Αθήνα, Ελλάδα
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Reviewed yesterday

If one is in Northern Greece this is a must see. The overlook access through Monodendri is exceptionally well done. It is a short walk from the parking area to the overlook along a well maintained trail. This is a stunning view of a dramatic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank greeklwy
Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to go to OXIA , where you can have the best view of the VIKOS Gorge. There is a small path of approx 200 m where you can walk and enjoy the view.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ToniaEpi
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Dramatic wouldenes, beautiful and very variable nature with fantastic views, rivers, bridges, deep canyon (1000m deep). This area provides many of outdoors activities like hikings,rafting in any level you will choose, picturesque villages and the best of greek food.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Boris S
Reviewed 31 October 2018

All the way till the Monodeneri is wonderful with exciting views, still there is no way to get the real feeling from that deep canion unless you put boots on the ground amd make a few hours track in the deep, take it inconsideration

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shaul D
Reviewed 20 October 2018

we visit the vikos area in October 2017, beautiful and awesome place. the hole area is amazing. the nature so powerful. i recommend to travel in the area few days. it is so... strong and special.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank gvarvar
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The walk through the gorge is some 13 to 14km and there is quite a long descent at the start with a reasonably hard ascent at the end. The walk is generally moderate throughout and you can take your time and see the sights. When...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed 31 July 2018

There is an amazing viewpoint 5 kms above Monodhendri. It is really worth a visit to see the sheer drop into the gorge.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nickyportugal
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Wow-effects guaranteed!!! Either going to one of the Vikos Gorge’s view points, hiking along the mountain paths, visiting picturesque villages or detecting remains of ancient trade paths from the Orient to the West. Or breaking for lunch or enjoying dinner in one of the fabulous...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MatyasL
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We just took a view on the Vikos from the road. The view is great, between the mountains, deep down. Wish we had the time for a track.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank YossiYac
Reviewed 21 May 2018

We went up from Monodendri vilage passed throught the stone forest, dead end on Oxia point which is the point that you can see most of Vikos gorge, View is breathtaking especially if you afraid of heights! if you have a good drone you can...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Lampros N
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