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Family hiking the Menalon Trail

Ideal first hike for toddlers and kids

In the heart of the Peloponnese, you will have the chance for a family hiking the Menalon Trail in the simplest and most family-welcome paths, 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 guided 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

To plan your trip in Arcadia and the Menalon Trail with kids, you are recommended to advise the MAMAKITA tried and tested family vacation itineraries, and check all MAMAKITA kid-friendly activities.


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