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Family hiking the Menalon Trail

Ideal first hike for toddlers and kids

At the Menalon Trail, you will have the chance to experience a family friendly hiking tour in the simplest and most family-welcome trails of the Peloponnese, that MAMAKITA team has tested with kids. Among fir trees, rivers and streams, watermills, stone bridges, small waterfalls and accessible gorges, you will have the opportunity not only to hike and picnic in nature, but also to come across traces of the human heritage and to get to know the Greek history.

You can customize your hiking route in this private tour, choosing among the following family-friendly trails:

  • around Vytina, the charming Arcadian stone village: 1 hour and a half, 4 km, children from 5 years old
  • around Elati, the “fir-tree village” and the valley of Zoodohos Pigi: 1 hour and 15 minutes, 3,5 km, children from 4 years old


All mountain guides are certified, experienced in kids and trained from the Red Cross holding First Aid Certificates.

Period of operation: Throughout the year depending on weather conditions