Hiking to Vradeto Steps and Beloi in Zagori, Greece

Hiking to Vradeto Steps and Beloi in Zagori, Greece

Activity Snapshot

  • Sensation Level: Chill
  • Spoken languages: English, Greek
  • Fitness level: Occasionally sporty
  • Minimum age: minimum 8 y/o
  • Duration: 4 hrs
  • Cancellation policy: 
    flexible 1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

    2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are entitled to a 50% refund

    3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
    → No refund will be made
  • Meeting point:
    At Kapesovo village
  • Opening seasons:

Activity description

Meeting at Kapesovo village at 10am (or at another time if requested). We will get transferred to Vradeto vilalge and then we will hike to Beloi viewpoint where we will rest and admire the gorgeous view to the Vikos gorge. We will then return to Vradeto and will follow the stone steps until we reach the main road and return to Kapesovo where our hiking tour ends.

Vradeto to Beloi
At an altitude of 1340 m. lies Vradeto, the highest village of Zagorochoria. Our hiking tour starts at the edge of the village in a path with big stone steps that we follow until we reach the area of Beloi, which is a watchtower with the best view of the Vikos gorge. After we rest to admire the view and the surrounding area, we will go back to Vradeto.

Estimated Walking Time: about 1.5/2-hours
Distance: 4.6km
Vradeto: altitude 1,340m
Beloi: altitude 1,331m (distance from Vradeto 2.3km)

Steps of Vradeto and back to Kapesovo
After returning to the village, we will start our hiking to the steps of Vradeto. The stone staircase consists of 1100 steps, spans 1500 m., it has 39 bends and an altitude difference of 250 m. 

After our descent we will reach the two old bridges, named Pera and Dothe, that were built exclusively for this path. After we cross those two bridges, we will go uphill to the main street. After 400 m. we will return back to Kapesovo. 

Estimated Walking Time: about 1.5/2-hours
Distance: 3.1km
Kapesovo: altitude 1,120m

  • Greek Adventure English speaking guide during the hike
  • Transport from Kapesovo to Vradeto
  • Third party insurance
  • Meals
  • Optional tips to guides
  • Personal expenses
Do not forget to bring
  • Sport or trekking shoes
  • Shorts and long trousers for walking
  • Preferably quick-drying material (cotton or polycotton, not denim)
  • Sunglasses
  • Towel
  • Sun hat
  • Sun block
  • Water bottle
  • Photographers: bring your cameras
  • Walking sticks (we can provide sticks on request)
  • Water
  • Small backpack
  • Walking stick
  • Waterproof jacket (for rainy days)
Meeting point
At Kapesovo village Get directions


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