General Information

How to Reach the Menalon Trail


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The Menalon Trail is just 245 km from Athens, the capital city of Greece. You may go to KTEL Kifissos from anywhere you may be and take the bus that goes to Tripoli. The route is at about 2 hours and the cost per person is 16.50 euros. From Tripoli there is a bus that goes to Stemnitsa on Monday, Thursday and Friday. It starts from Tripoli at 12:45 and reaches there at 14:00. The price of the ticket is 4.50 euros per person. Stemnitsa is the begining of the Trail and Lagkadia its final end. From Lagkadia there is a bus on a daily basis that goes back to Tripoli and from there you may go anywhere else or back to Athens to take the boat, plane etc. You may call the bus station of Tripolis (KTEL Tripolis) : +30 2710222560 or send an email here ktelark[at]otenet.gr and ask anything you may need.
The Menalon Trail is just 245 km from Athens, the capital city of Greece. You may take your car or a taxi from the center of Athens, from the Athens International Airport or from anywhere else you are and get into the National Road that goes towards Peloponnese and juts decide in which of the villages you will go. The use of a map or a GPS may help you to reach here with the best possible way, with safety and on time.
There are 2 ports close to The Menalon Trail: > The port of Piraeus and > The port of Patras. From there you can have your car or rent one and come to us and start your adventure
The Menalon Trail is just a highway of 245 km from Athens International Airport (Eleftherios Venizelos) and 110 km from Kalamata Airport. From Athens you may the bus ot your car as mentioned above and reach our Menalon Trail. From Kalamata, our proposal to get a taxi or a rent a car or arrange a transfer with any companies there.

Health & Safety

Hospitals
  • Health Center of Dimitsana :+302795031401
  • Drugstores
  • Dimitropoulos Konstantinos - Dimitsana:
    +302795031233 / +306986805257
  • Mougopetrou Panagiota - Vytina :
    +302795022086
  • Police Stations
  • Police Station of Lagkadia :2795043333
  • Police Station of Dimitsana :2795031205
  • Fire Brigade
  • Fire Brigade of Nymfasia :199
  • Banks


  • No Banks Available in Stemnitsa
  • Piraeus Bank : +302795034010
  • EuroBank : +302795031234
  • No Banks Available in Zygovisti.
  • No Banks Available in Elati.
  • Eurobank : +302795031234
  • ATM available of Piraeus Bank
  • ATM available of National Bank of Greece
  • No Banks Available in Nymphasia
  • No Banks Available in Magouliana
  • No Banks Available in Valtesiniko
  • Eurobank : +302795043222
  • ATM available of Piraeus Bank
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    The Menalon Trail

    From Stemnitsa to Lagkadia
    Lenght 75.2 km
    Altitude 420 - 1550 m

    Marking

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    Municipality of Gortynia


    Town Hall: P.C: 22007, Dimitsana, Arcadia, Greece
    Tel: +302795360330, Fax: +302795031855, Website: http://www.discovergortynia.gr/

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    15 Aug Assumption Day
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    26 Dec 2nd Day of Christmas