8 days / 7 nights
Join also our very interesting optional tours or rent a car and follow our itinerary by your own!!!
Arrival in the airport or Port of the island and transfer to the hotel. Contacting the activities company in order to prepare your stuff for the tours you have book. Rest day free
The island Tour is a fascinating excursion, which covers practically all the main sites in Samos, an island of legend and beauty. Birthplace of Pythagoras and home of the beautiful goddess Hera, Samos stands apart from the islands of the blue Aegean for its unique majesty, cultural traditions and picturesque charm. The people of Samos are considered to be very friendly and open hearted. The warm hospitality a visitor gets is also something to be admired. Samos is an historic island as well as a verdant one, well known for its vegetation and plant life. The island Tour gives you the opportunity to enjoy Samos thoroughly, whether it concerns archaeological sites, mountains, beaches, villages or other places of interest.
09:00 Pick up from your hotel We start our tour by by visiting HERA temple (the entrance is NOT included in the rate , guiding will be offered inside the site if there is a participation of more than 25 per ) Visit and guided tour of the Monastery of Timios Stavros. Stop in Koumaradei at a Pottery shop, watch a small demonstration on ceramics . Time for a short coffee with a perfect view. Lunch in Potami area (not included in the rate), guide shows you the way to the waterfalls 90 minutes stop. Stop in a winery outside the village of Kondeika to learn the secrets of samos wine culture and have a small wine tasting at the end. Stop in Platanakia , the nightingales valley , for a short walk , half an hour. Stop in Kokkari, a picturesque fishing harbor, where guests can walk through the village. Return to the hotels.
Hiking to the most popular walking route of samos island. From Potami beach to seitani beach, it is a coastal hiking trail between olive tree farms and the pine tree forest into an under protection area by natura 2000. Picnic on a secret beach with a sea cave and a lot of swimming stops on the way.
Distance:7km Total Ascent:230m.
2 Up to the hills of Kerkis mt… Mountain bike trip to the villages of samos under the shade of the forest. Many stops to enjoy the nature and hearing stories about the place and vegetation. Picnic on the forest.
Distance :20km Height gain :600m
Cycling for the most demanding riders. The 3rd day of MTB provide an experience on the second mountain of samos (Ampelos mt.) following the footsteps of the most popular mountain bike race of the island. Deep forests on a route of 20 km. Stop for lunch on one of the best places for food on the island, to the highest village of samos with a panoramic view and really unexpectable good food!
Distance :35km Height gain :1500m
Hiking from the old settlement of karlovasi to the cave of Agios Antonios and waterfalls. A easy going trip for relaxing and with a lot of fun on the refreshing waters of the potami waterfalls. Lunch on the restaurant on the top of the valley with panoramic view to the forest.
Distance:6km Total Ascent:328m
09:30 Departure from Pythagorion port
After sailing along the coast in a fishing boat from Pythagorion, anchor the sandy beach of Samiopoula for a swim (1 hr), then you reach the small Beach of Kakorema where the crew will prepare a delicious lunch ‘barbeque style for you (at about 13:30) while you enjoy swimming in the clear blue waters. You can spend the rest of this relaxing day, snorkeling or enjoying the sun and sea!
Arrival in Pythagorion at 17:30
12.00 Check out from hotel and transfer to the Airport or to the main port of Pythagorion island.