Guided Walking on Evia

Evia - Authentic Greece

Code: EKLCL

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Activity types:

  • Coastal
  • Food & drink
  • Hills & moorland

Level

  • Easy
  • Medium
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Difficulty indicator

Difficulty is measured on many factors such as distance, ascent/descent, terrain, weather and more. There's no magic formula, but from our experience we use yellow for easy, orange for medium and red for hard. Challenger holidays require a high level of fitness and stamina.

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From £799.00 - 7 nights

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Holiday overview

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Discover ‘authentic Greece’ on the beautiful island of Evia. Just a short hop from mainland Greece, this pretty island escape offers walks along Evia’s ancient trails, and through green valleys, sampling the local culture, traditional villages and warm Greek hospitality.

Holiday Highlights

  • Enjoy a wonderful escape on Greece’s second largest island, just a short hop from Athens
  • Evia offers stunning Aegean views combined with lush green valley walks
  • Follow shaded walks to the sea and enjoy a well-earned drink in a taverna
  • Enjoy warm Greek hospitality from the Givisis family at the Hotel Anastasia
  • Sample local produce with a certified Greek breakfast, with a traditional coffee

Price includes

  • A full programme of guided walks with 2 options every walking day
  • Transfers to and from Athens Airport (see travel tab)
  • All transport to and from walks
  • The services of experienced HF Holidays’ leaders
  • Return flights from the UK on ‘with flight’ holidays
  • 7 nights' accommodation in en-suite rooms
  • Half Board – continental buffet breakfast and 3-course evening meal

Accommodation

The 3-star Hotel Anastasia enjoys a beachfront location in the charming coastal town of Karystos.  

Holidays on Evia are Half Board and the hotel is proud to serve a specially recognised ‘Greek Breakfast’ as well as 3-course evening meal. 

Bedrooms

There are 29 stylish and spacious en-suite bedrooms all with air conditioning, balcony, TV, hairdryer, room safe and minibar.

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Facilities

This hotel has a freshwater pool and restaurant that has delightful Aegean Sea views.

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Food

Our holidays at the Anastasia Hotel are on a Half Board basis and include breakfast and evening meal.

Breakfast: This hotel offers a self-service buffet that includes fruit juices, cereals, fruit, cold meat and cheeses, home-made preserves, some traditional Greek items and Greek coffee and teas are available.

Evening meal: A 3-course evening is served with a combination of local specialities and international cuisine. Vegetarian and special diets are catered for, we ask you to speak to the management of the hotel on arrival.

The hotel has a well stocked bar serving beers, wines and spirits.

Picnic lunch: This hotel offers picnic lunches at a small additional cost.  Alternatively, ingredients can be purchased from the local shops and on certain days it may be possible to eat in local cafés, your leaders will advise you of these options.



 

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Evening

The friendly atmosphere of our Guided Walking holidays continue into the evening.  Enjoy a glass of wine or local beer whilst listening to our leaders outlining the next day's walks.  After dinner, you can join your group in a walk into the resort for a coffee just have a relaxed conversation with your fellow guests.  Your leaders will be checking for local events going on nearby.

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Itinerary

Our experienced leaders offer the choice of two different walks each day. Choose the option which best suits your interests and fitness.

We provide flexible holidays. Choose easier walking one day and harder the next or just explore independently or relax around the resort.

Our leaders are friendly and welcoming making your holiday fun and sociable.

Evia is a walker’s delight – traditional paths between pretty villages, beautiful Aegean coastline and an island steeped in history. Our walking programme takes us to the tiny villages above Karystos, up the slopes of Mount Ochi, through green hills to unspoilt Potami Beach and down the island’s impressive gorges.

HF Holidays walks grade 2 easyEasier walks: 5 to 7 miles (8-11km) on good paths, with some rocky sections. Up to 1,500ft (450m) of ascent in a day.

 

HF Holidays walks level 3 mediumHarder walks: 7 to 11 miles (11-17.5km) on good paths with some rocky sections. Up to 1,900ft (570m) of ascent in a day.

 

Your free day offers the chance to explore the waterfront, shops and harbourside cafés in Karystos, or enjoy an exhilarating boat ride to the beautiful Petali Islands with a chance to swim, snorkel or visit an island beach.

Please note that the itinerary outlined is provisional and could be subject to change. A finalised itinerary will be available at the resort and every evening your leaders will talk to you about the next day’s walks.

Local area

There are a number of local shops within a short walking distance of the hotel where you can obtain the basic necessities, ingredients for a packed lunch and plenty of gift shopping.

Travel

‘With flight’ holidays

For flight times and prices please see the Dates & Prices tab.

We offer British Airways flights from London Heathrow plus regional flights from Manchester (regional flight supplement £70) to Athens.

Independent travellers

All our overseas holidays can also be booked without a flight. This is ideal if you are travelling from overseas, or prefer to make your own arrangements from your local airport.

 

For all bookings we automatically include transfers between the airport and the hotel, which are timed to meet our group flights. The transfer will be by coach to the port of Rafina, a ferry to Marmari port and then a short coach journey to Karystos. This journey will take approx 2 hours.

Dates & Prices

Date Description Nights Brochure price Book
21 Apr 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 21 Apr 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 21 Apr 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 28 Apr 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 28 Apr 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
21 Apr 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 21 Apr 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 21 Apr 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 28 Apr 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 28 Apr 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
21 Apr 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
28 Apr 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 28 Apr 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 28 Apr 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 5 May 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 5 May 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
28 Apr 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 28 Apr 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 28 Apr 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 5 May 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 5 May 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
28 Apr 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
5 May 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 5 May 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 5 May 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 12 May 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 12 May 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
5 May 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 5 May 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 5 May 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 12 May 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 12 May 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
5 May 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
12 May 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 12 May 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 12 May 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 19 May 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 19 May 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
12 May 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 12 May 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 12 May 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 19 May 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 19 May 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
12 May 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
19 May 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 19 May 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 19 May 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 26 May 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 26 May 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
19 May 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
15 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 15 Sep 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 15 Sep 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 22 Sep 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 22 Sep 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
15 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 15 Sep 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 15 Sep 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 22 Sep 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 22 Sep 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
15 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
22 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 22 Sep 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 22 Sep 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 29 Sep 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 29 Sep 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
22 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 22 Sep 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 22 Sep 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 29 Sep 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 29 Sep 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
22 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
29 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 29 Sep 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 29 Sep 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 6 Oct 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 6 Oct 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
29 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 29 Sep 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 29 Sep 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 6 Oct 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 6 Oct 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
29 Sep 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
6 Oct 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 6 Oct 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 6 Oct 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 13 Oct 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 13 Oct 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
6 Oct 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 6 Oct 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 6 Oct 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 13 Oct 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 13 Oct 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
6 Oct 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now
13 Oct 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 13 Oct 2017, 8:20 a.m.
  • Arrive: 13 Oct 2017, 2 p.m.
  • Depart from: London Heathrow
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

BRITISH AIRWAYS

  • Depart: 20 Oct 2017, 1:25 p.m.
  • Arrive: 20 Oct 2017, 3:30 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: London Heathrow
7 £999.00 Book Now
13 Oct 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia
(Travel included)

Flight - Outbound

EasyJet

  • Depart: 13 Oct 2017, 6 a.m.
  • Arrive: 13 Oct 2017, 11:55 a.m.
  • Depart from: Manchester International
  • Arrive at: Athens Hellenikon

Flight - Return

EasyJet

  • Depart: 20 Oct 2017, 12:35 p.m.
  • Arrive: 20 Oct 2017, 2:35 p.m.
  • Depart from: Athens Hellenikon
  • Arrive at: Manchester International
7 £999.00 Book Now
13 Oct 2017 EKLCL - Guided Walking Evia 7 £799.00 Book Now

Prices are per person

Information

  • Double room for sole occupancy: £19 per night
  • Non-member associate fee: (2016) £5 per person; (2017) £10 per person