West Mani Ridimo gorge
moderate level / suitable for children and adults
Hiking the middle part of Ridomo Gorge, a hidden jewel of the Taygetos region.
We start our circular route from Voreio village, a traditional settlement stretching alongside the Ridomo Gorge, in West Mani. Crossing the bottom of the gorge we observe a unique beauty of geological formations, rocky precipitous slopes, rare landscapes, areas with characteristic chromatographic and caves which have distinct stalactites. Its most impressive area is the narrow passage at a width of about 3m, 60m high and 100m long.
Also, a magnificent traditional monument of the region is the double stone bridge that connecting the vertically compact slopes of the above-mentioned special beauty of natural formation. As we return to the starting point, we enjoy the picturesque view and nature from above.
Description 4 hour tour
suitable for adults and children (minimum age 10 years)
season: Spring, Summer, Autumn
hiking time (total): 3 hour and 30 min
duration (total): 4 hours
distance: 11 km
approach by car: 1 hour and 50min away from Gytheio
meeting point: your place
departure time: 08:00 a.m.
minimum 2 persons required
first aid kit
taxes and fees
walking poles, backpack (if needed)
suitable shoes (sport or hiking shoes)
appropriate clothes for the season.
comfortable athletic clothing that allows you to move freely.
bottle of water