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Walking in the enchanting hazelnut forest in Alona

Walking in the enchanting hazelnut forest in Alona

Walking in the enchanting hazelnut forest in Alona
Upcoming Event
Date/Time: 
17 March 2024/ 08:00
Duration: 
9 hours
Difficulty: 
Level 3
Price: 
20 euros / person
Overview

The Salonica View team organizes a one-day excursion and walk in the enchanting hazelnut forest, in Alona on the Petros Vanezis trail.

 

A few words about our excursion:

Our route will start from the Cypriot Handicrafts Center in Nicosia and we will head towards Alona. Our walk will start from the main road of Alona village. We will walk the path "Petros Vanezis" and we will get to know the hazelnut forest of Alona through our route. The route is circular, approximately 1.5 km, and the duration of the route is estimated at 1 hour. At the end of our route, we will have the opportunity to see the village with its picturesque neighborhoods, stone-built houses, and its rich vegetation.

 

Hiking Features:

Length: 1.5 km

Time: 1 hour

Degree of difficulty: 3

 

Points of interest:

Alona: One of the most beautiful villages of Pitsilia is Alona, a village with picturesque neighborhoods and traditional stone-built houses. A hallmark of all the houses in the village is the existence of arbors that give a special beauty to the landscape.

Path: The path passes through dense plantations of hazelnut, cherry, apple, and almond trees reaching the river (Natura 2000 Area).

 

Cost of participation (per person):

20 euros (hiking, organization & transportation by bus)

** payment will be made on the bus (Ignore the automatic payment message you will receive).

 

The price includes:

  1. Escort and organization
  2. Trainers specializing in outdoor activities
  3. Transfer by bus from Nicosia and return
  4. First aid box

You must have with you:

  1. Mountaineering or Good sports shoes
  2. Hiking pants or leggings
  3. Second shirt, socks, one small towel (change)
  4. Snack and Water
  5. Backpack
  6. Waterproof jacket (required)
  7. Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen
  8. Tissues
  9. Trekking Pole (optional)
  10. Camera (optional)

 

Note 1. When you click to book, state in the message where you will take the bus for your departure.

 

Note 2. For the best functioning of the event and for safety reasons, participants must comply with the instructions of the attendants.

 

Note 3. In case of cancellation of the event due to bad weather conditions, the excursion is moved to another date. Participants unable to participate on that date will be refunded. However, if again the weather conditions do not allow the event to take place, the event is permanently canceled and everyone is refunded. In case of cancellation by the participants, 7 days or less before the date of the event, the money is not returned.

 

Note 4. Photographic material is shared on our page and social media after each event. By participating in a Salonica View event, you also accept the sharing of photos. Otherwise, please let us know.

Schedule

08:00 – Departure from Nicosia (Cypriot Handicrafts Center)

09:45 – Start of walking

10:45 - End of walk

11:00 - Free time to rest and explore the village (Alona)

13:30 - Departure to return to Nicosia

15:00 - Possible return time to Nicosia

 

*** ATTENTION: the return time may vary depending on the group.

 

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Salonica View | Greece

Ermou 41, 6th Floor, 54624, Thessaloniki

+30 695 518 3375

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+357 99251074

 

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