AEGEAN TRAILS

Karpathos (SOUTH AEGEAN)

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BIKE & HOTEL – KARPATHOS

GUIDED TOUR WITH Ion Club Karpathos

Elevation: 3790 M

Kilometres: 210 KM

Trail Percentage: 40 %

CATEGORIES: CLOSE TO THE SEA, CROSS-COUNTRY, SUITABLE for E-MTB

Technical Difficulty

Landscape

TOUR DESCRIPTION

Karpathos Mountain Bike Adventure: Discover the unexplored gem of the Aegean Islands. The Island Karpathos boasts stunning contrasts of steep, ragged forested mountains and the tranquil turquoise waters of the Aegean. Every turn you take offers a stunning new, breath-taking view. The remoteness of the Island has preserved the traditions and cultures of Karpathos which are especially visible in the northern village of Olympos, where the women still wear their traditional attire on a daily basis.

Your professional guide will introduce you to these hidden treasures along the way as you ride along mostly rough, gravel roads which will delight cross-country enthusiasts. Beautiful isolated pristine beaches and picturesque local tavernas situated in the most unlikely spots provide great opportunities for a refreshing swim or beverage whilst the delicious traditional cuisine will refuel all the burnt calories.

The luxurious bike-friendly hotel, Thalassa-Suites, is located right next to the ION CLUB bike-station and surf-club. The Anemos restaurant, situated directly about the bike-station, is the social hub of the area offering great ethnic foods and exotic cocktails. Weekly parties and BBQ`s add to that relaxed holiday feeling.

If you are looking for a new holiday destination to enjoy your next bike adventure in then don`t miss the authentic Greek island called Karpathos.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A visit to the village of Olympos
  • A boat trip up the east coast of Karpathos
  • Option to try some Bouldering
  • Option to learn some windsurfing

ACCOMMODATION

Your accommodation for this bike adventure on Karpathos will be the luxury, bike-friendly hotel Thalassa Suites, which is located right next to the ION CLUB bike-station and surf-club. It offers all facilities needed for bike travellers and their bikes, to provide the best quality services for them.

DURATION: 7 days / 6 nights

START: Karpathos

OBJECTIVE: Karpathos

PERIOD: May, September, October

PRICE FROM: from 595 Euro

GUIDED TOUR WITH Ion Club Karpathos

ADDRESS

Ion Club Karpathos, Greece

CONTACT

+30 6992002022
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No restaurants available
No services available

Karpathos in General

Karpathos Allgemein

Karpathos γενικά

In general: Karpathos is the second largest island in Dodecanese with 302,152 km2  . IThe Island Karpathos boasts stunning contrasts of steep, ragged forested mountains and the tranquil turquoise waters of the Aegean. Every turn you take offers a stunning new, breath-taking view. The remoteness of the Island has preserved the traditions and cultures of Karpathos which are especially visible in the northern village of Olympos, where the women still wear their traditional attire on a daily basis. Locals with their pure unpretentious personalities enjoy themselves at local festivals where customs and traditions revive in time. A unique atmosphere surrounds the island giving the visitor the motivation of exploring its treasures.

Bike activities: For bikers of all abilities, the island offers a variety of possibilities with nature trails, but also newly built trails, which can be combined to great varied tours. It is an ideal place for cross-country lovers but also for those who seek a nice mountain biking experience through a variety of all type trails. Highlight of the island is are the contrasts in the view sights and landscapes and also the panoramic views from the villages that are placed high at the mountains.

Other outdoor activities: In addition to biking, outdoor fans can also take part in a lot of other activities such as various water sports, hiking, sightseeing and diving.

 

Tourist-Information Karpathos

Tourist-Information Karpathos

Τουριστικές πληροφορίες Karpathos

ADDRESS

ADDRESSE

ΔΙΕΥΘΥΝΣΗ

Karpathos 857 00, Κάρπαθος, Greece

CONTACT

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By Airplane

The island can be reached via Karpathos Airport (AOK) which is 16km from Karpathos City, Taxis and public busses ensure the transfer from/to the airport. Direct flights from various Europaean destinations to Karpathos are only available in the peak season.

In the low season, the island can be reached via domestic flights from Athens with www.skyexpress.gr or via  www.olympicair.com and www.blueairweb.com

By Ferry

Karpathos is connected by ferry with the following Greek harbours: Piraeus (Athens), Anafi, Halki, Heraklion and Sitia (Crete), Kasos, Milos, Rhodes sowie Santorini. An overview is available at www.ferries.gr

The island of Karpathos has a public bus network that connects all major island towns.

There are several reliable transfer companies where you can pre-book airport transfers or other trips on the island.

By Airplane

The island can be reached via Karpathos Airport (AOK) which is 16km from Karpathos City, Taxis and public busses ensure the transfer from/to the airport. Direct flights from various Europaean destinations to Karpathos are only available in the peak season.

In the low season, the island can be reached via domestic flights from Athens with www.skyexpress.gr or via  www.olympicair.com and www.blueairweb.com

By Ferry

Karpathos is connected by ferry with the following Greek harbours: Piraeus (Athens), Anafi, Halki, Heraklion and Sitia (Crete), Kasos, Milos, Rhodes sowie Santorini. An overview is available at www.ferries.gr

The island of Karpathos has a public bus network that connects all major island towns.

There are several reliable transfer companies where you can pre-book airport transfers or other trips on the island.

By Airplane

The island can be reached via Karpathos Airport (AOK) which is 16km from Karpathos City, Taxis and public busses ensure the transfer from/to the airport. Direct flights from various Europaean destinations to Karpathos are only available in the peak season.

In the low season, the island can be reached via domestic flights from Athens with www.skyexpress.gr or via  www.olympicair.com and www.blueairweb.com

By Ferry

Karpathos is connected by ferry with the following Greek harbours: Piraeus (Athens), Anafi, Halki, Heraklion and Sitia (Crete), Kasos, Milos, Rhodes sowie Santorini. An overview is available at www.ferries.gr

The island of Karpathos has a public bus network that connects all major island towns.

There are several reliable transfer companies where you can pre-book airport transfers or other trips on the island.

By Airplane

The island can be reached via Karpathos Airport (AOK) which is 16km from Karpathos City, Taxis and public busses ensure the transfer from/to the airport. Direct flights from various Europaean destinations to Karpathos are only available in the peak season.

In the low season, the island can be reached via domestic flights from Athens with www.skyexpress.gr or via  www.olympicair.com and www.blueairweb.com

By Ferry

Karpathos is connected by ferry with the following Greek harbours: Piraeus (Athens), Anafi, Halki, Heraklion and Sitia (Crete), Kasos, Milos, Rhodes sowie Santorini. An overview is available at www.ferries.gr

The island of Karpathos has a public bus network that connects all major island towns.

There are several reliable transfer companies where you can pre-book airport transfers or other trips on the island.

2018-05-15T08:20:37+00:00

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