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The Best Hiking Trails in Soúgia, Crete (Greece)

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  • Tripiti - Volakias - Katsaromoura

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    Distance
    41.56mi
    Elevation +
    17162f
    TrailRank
    76
    Photo ofTripiti - Volakias - Katsaromoura Photo ofTripiti - Volakias - Katsaromoura Photo ofTripiti - Volakias - Katsaromoura

    According to my opinion, this is the most complete and beautiful tour that can be done in the Lefka Ori, and thus in the mountains of Creta. Namely, although the mountains west of Samaria are somewhat lower than those on...

  • Polifimus the hard way

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    Distance
    6.47mi
    Elevation +
    1703f
    TrailRank
    76| Rating 4.33
    Photo ofPolifimus the hard way Photo ofPolifimus the hard way Photo ofPolifimus the hard way

    It's called the hard way because between 1.8 and 2.5 miles the climb has no path and you need to just find your own route as best suits you. It's not too dificult for practiced walkers, nothing scary, there's just no act...

    Très belle rando. Au début sur un le chemin, puis montée sans sentier jusqu'à l'antenne. Ensuite à nouveau des chemins o...
    Cire49
  • Sougia - Lissos

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    Distance
    4.16mi
    Elevation +
    1358f
    TrailRank
    75| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofSougia - Lissos Photo ofSougia - Lissos Photo ofSougia - Lissos

    The archaeological site of Lissos can be reached both from Paleohora - Gialiskari (longer) or from Sougia (shorter) following the E4 path along the coast. From Sougia the hike is very characteristic since it first foll...

    the time is real? or with stops... we are thinking in do it, but there are many hours... Thanks!
    Alvaro sin más
  • Soúgia - Palaióchora

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    Distance
    10.20mi
    Elevation +
    1818f
    TrailRank
    65
    Photo ofSoúgia - Palaióchora Photo ofSoúgia - Palaióchora Photo ofSoúgia - Palaióchora

    The classic Sougia to Paleochora with a difference because this one takes in the tombs up on the hill side of Lissos, it does mean a bit of following goat tracks afterwards but it's not difficult and makes a classic walk...

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  • Soúgia to Ancient Lissos

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    Distance
    4.48mi
    Elevation +
    1198f
    TrailRank
    54
    Photo ofSoúgia to Ancient Lissos Photo ofSoúgia to Ancient Lissos Photo ofSoúgia to Ancient Lissos

    Stick to the E4 for a good path. For an alternative leave the path at the top of the gorge and head to the coast. Involves thorn bush bashing, vertical scrambles, scree scrambles and coastline boulder hopping. Hiking boo...

  • Sougia Circular

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    Distance
    3.70mi
    Elevation +
    942f
    TrailRank
    53| Rating 4.67
    Photo ofSougia Circular Photo ofSougia Circular Photo ofSougia Circular

    Great alternative to the Lissos walk that nearly everybody does. If you are in Sougia for more than one day it is highly recomended. The route is clear on propper paths and there are great views down the valley and along...

    2 h walking good walk. It’s get up and down
    Kaj Tolstrup
  • Livadas - Sougia - Lisos

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    Distance
    4.11mi
    Elevation +
    568f
    TrailRank
    50
    Photo ofLivadas - Sougia - Lisos Photo ofLivadas - Sougia - Lisos Photo ofLivadas - Sougia - Lisos

    The trail starts close to the place of Eugenia and Mihalis, our fantastic hosts from the Airbnb: look for "Anna's house with stunning view (Livadas/Sougia)". From Livadas you go down the asphalt road. At the third zig...

  • Distance
    5.35mi
    Elevation +
    1345f
    TrailRank
    49
    Photo ofSougia to Ancient Ruins of Lissos and return Photo ofSougia to Ancient Ruins of Lissos and return Photo ofSougia to Ancient Ruins of Lissos and return

    This is a beautiful walk from the pleasant little town of Sougia to the ancient site of Lissos, which served as a port and health spa from Doric times until the Byzantine era. While it's a short hike on the well-marked E...

  • Lissos to Anidri Beach

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    Distance
    4.32mi
    Elevation +
    974f
    TrailRank
    40
    Photo ofLissos to Anidri Beach Photo ofLissos to Anidri Beach Photo ofLissos to Anidri Beach

    A classic walk for people staying in Paleochora. You can either get the Ferry to Sougia, then use the smaller ferry boat around to Lissos, or do the whole walk from Sougia to Anidri. Can obviously be done in the opposite...

  • Sougia - Lissos (Ancient City)

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    Distance
    2.00mi
    Elevation +
    640f
    TrailRank
    38
    Photo ofSougia - Lissos (Ancient City) Photo ofSougia - Lissos (Ancient City) Photo ofSougia - Lissos (Ancient City)

    A beautiful walk through the small canyon starting from the right side of the harbour of Sougia. After about 20 min you turn left and start to follow the path uphill for another 20 min.After reaching the highest point of...

  • Sougia - Lissos beach

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    Distance
    1.67mi
    Elevation +
    420f
    TrailRank
    31
    Photo ofSougia - Lissos beach Photo ofSougia - Lissos beach Photo ofSougia - Lissos beach

    Easy path, good for families with children. This path is part of the E4 European path. You from the Sougia Harbor, after crossing the small gorge and end up on the Lissos beack. The landscape is beautiful and you will ha...

  • Soúgia - Paleochora

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    Distance
    8.92mi
    Elevation +
    1542f
    TrailRank
    27
    Photo ofSoúgia - Paleochora Photo ofSoúgia - Paleochora Photo ofSoúgia - Paleochora

    Soúgia - Paleochora at E4 walk. Lovely walk. One hour after leaving Paleochora you will pass Lissos. One hour before Paleochora there is a long sandy beach. The last 3-4 km to Paleochora is on gravel road.

  • Sougia Round Walk

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    Distance
    3.05mi
    Elevation +
    758f
    TrailRank
    24
    Photo ofSougia Round Walk Photo ofSougia Round Walk Photo ofSougia Round Walk

    Sougia Round Walk (Reversed, from finish to start) It was a fast hike (not running), most of the people will probably need a bit more time to hike this route.

  • Soúgia - Agios Antonios

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    Distance
    2.17mi
    Elevation +
    233f
    TrailRank
    23
    Photo ofSoúgia - Agios Antonios Photo ofSoúgia - Agios Antonios Photo ofSoúgia - Agios Antonios

    A beautiful costal hike, starting from Sougia. The chapel of Agios Antonios is located 1hr 30 min to the East of Sougia. Getting there by boat is just, a 5 minutes boat ride.

  • Distance
    6.95mi
    Elevation +
    1076f
    TrailRank
    22

    This is my return from an out-and-back hike on the E4 European Path at the Southwestern coastline of Crete island, from the archaeological site of Ancient Lissos (Λισός), a ruined city since the later Classical times nea...

  • Soúgia

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    Distance
    3.53mi
    Elevation +
    886f
    TrailRank
    19

    The path is no longer there, when you leave the yellow path. We went down the hill until reaching a big Rocky Hill Beach. We could fall down at some point. Rescued with some locals who were in boat. It's difficult hike, ...

  • Distance
    11.05mi
    Elevation +
    2690f
    TrailRank
    19

    E4 from Sougia to Lissos. Then the south trail from Lissos to the plateau where we cross the E4. Then straught up to the summits mainly on rocks. No trail more. The descent fro the last summit to the Anidri gorge is stee...

  • Distance
    12.83mi
    Elevation +
    5000f
    TrailRank
    76| Rating 4.5
    Photo ofCreta sud: Sougia-Aghia Roumeli,tappa No. 5 dell'E4 Photo ofCreta sud: Sougia-Aghia Roumeli,tappa No. 5 dell'E4 Photo ofCreta sud: Sougia-Aghia Roumeli,tappa No. 5 dell'E4

    Il tratto dell'E4 che va da Soughia ad Aghia Roumeli è uno degli itinerari più difficili e faticosi di Creta: richiede 9-10 ore di cammino su terreno in alcuni tratti problematico. Se si intende ritornare a Soughia , uti...

    First of all, let me thank the author. His report was by far the best one for this trail, not simply “long and difficult...
    DanieleDannunzio
    lungo e impegnativo
    danilo giordano giardini
  • Distance
    2.45mi
    Elevation +
    502f
    TrailRank
    16

    Very well signalled portion of the E4 path that links Sougia to Paleochora. Starting in the shade of the Gorge’s trees, an easy and fairly short climb brings you to the other side of the mountain. Then all the way down t...

  • Soúgia - Palaióchora

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    8.80mi
    Elevation +
    1552f
    TrailRank
    65| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofSoúgia - Palaióchora Photo ofSoúgia - Palaióchora Photo ofSoúgia - Palaióchora

    Seguim en sender e4 que està ben senyalitzat i és fàcil de seguir. Convé portar força aigua. A lissos hiha una font on shi pot carregar. A partir d'aquí el sender fins a Paleochora, pràcticament no té ni una ombra. Però ...

    !Preciosa ruta! Muchas gracias por compartirla.
    Pablo de Gárate
  • Distance
    4.97mi
    Elevation +
    1086f
    TrailRank
    65
    Photo ofVan Soúgia naar Lissos en terug naar Soúgia. Photo ofVan Soúgia naar Lissos en terug naar Soúgia. Photo ofVan Soúgia naar Lissos en terug naar Soúgia.

    Als je in Sougia verblijft is deze wandeling een must see and do! Heel afwisselend en soms ook pittig, maar je zal nooit verdwalen, want de de zwart/gele dots staan echt overal. Je kunt ook met de boot terug, maar nog ee...

  • Creta E4. Etapa 3: Sougia- Omalos

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    12.94mi
    Elevation +
    5197f
    TrailRank
    64
    Photo ofCreta E4. Etapa 3: Sougia- Omalos Photo ofCreta E4. Etapa 3: Sougia- Omalos Photo ofCreta E4. Etapa 3: Sougia- Omalos

    El sender europeu E4 de gran recorregut comença al sud d’Espanya i passa per França, Suïssa, Alemanya, Àustria, Hongria, Romania, Bulgària, Grècia, Creta i Xipre sumant un total de 11.800 km. En alguns països el recorreg...

  • Gorges et plage de Lissos

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    6.28mi
    Elevation +
    1667f
    TrailRank
    62| Rating 5.0
    Photo ofGorges et plage de Lissos Photo ofGorges et plage de Lissos Photo ofGorges et plage de Lissos

    Heure de départ: 05/07/2018 14:46Heure d'arrivée: 05/07/2018 19:09Distance: 10,1 km (04:22)Temps déplacement: 03:27Vitesse moyenne: 2,31 km/hVitesse moyenne mouv.: 2,92 km/hVitesse Max.: 14,51 km/hAltitude minimale: 2 mA...

    Très jolie randonnée, prévoir 3 à 4 heures.
    simon.jean.pol
  • Distance
    2.57mi
    Elevation +
    610f
    TrailRank
    58
    Photo ofΣΟΥΓΙΑ ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΛΙΣΣΟΣ Photo ofΣΟΥΓΙΑ ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΛΙΣΣΟΣ Photo ofΣΟΥΓΙΑ ΑΡΧΑΙΑ ΛΙΣΣΟΣ

    Η αρχαία Λισσός, επίνειο της Ελύρου, ήταν κτισμένη σε μια μικρή κοιλάδα ανάμεσα στην αρχαία Συία (σημερινή Σούγια) και την Παλαιόχωρα. Ήκμασε από τα Ελληνιστικά χρόνια έως και τον 9ο αιώνα, όταν καταστράφηκε από τους Σαρ...

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