Mainalo Ski Center
Mainalo Ski Center
Mainalo Mountain, which is an inspiration for a multitude of myths, the birthplace of nymphs and goddesses, manages to gather large crowds, not only because of its rich history and the friendly nature walks, but also for the exploitation and the development of its ski center.
At the top of the mountain of Mainalo, at an altitude of 1600 meters, on the plateau of Ostrakina, operates, a stone's throw from Athens, a modern ski resort with facilities that ensure the proper servicing of tourists.
Four lifts are available for transporting skiers in eight, of escalating difficulty, ski tracks. There are trainers for athletes of all levels, snow park for kids, snowboard park, ski school for learning while on-site operate ski rental and snowboard shops, three cafes, a restaurant, chalets, and the renovated shelter EOS of Tripoli, of 40 people capacity.
Access by car
You can easily access Mainalo Ski Resort through the existing road network.
Route: Vytina - Mainalo Ski Resort 15 km
Route: Athens - Mainalo Ski Resort 170 km
Route: Tripolis - Mainalo Ski Resort 30 km
Mainalo is ideal for adventurous wanderings in the full of fir tracks. Ride on a "ATV-motorcycle" and discover the hidden beauties of the forest and the secrets of the region. There are two paths to choose from:
- Short Version: Kampos - Kato Vrysi - Round of Analipsi Hill - Elatodasos in Mainalo (20 km. 1 h and 15 min).
- Long Version: Kampos - Kato Vrysi - Round of Analispi Hill - Hiking to Neraidospilia - Rouchi Plateau - Ostrakina Ski Resort (40 km. 3 h).
The Canyon of Lousios River and the rushing waters of Alpheus River create the appropriate conditions for your adrenaline to reach at "red", testing the limits of your endurance. Do mountain biking in the valley of Ladonas and in Ano Doliana. Visit the Cave of Korakospilia, near Vytina.
For trekking in the eastern Parnonas, there is, on the slopes of Malevi Mountain, a lodge of capacity of 50 persons (Arnomousga place).
For your stay in Arcadia and Mountainous Arcadia you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Vytina, Dimitsana as well as in many other areas of the County, there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.
You can find a list of hotels and rooms to let, as well as special offers for low cost holidays, in the list of lodgings in the area and the accommodation offers and deals.
Access to Arcadia is easy by car through the existing road network.
One of its advantages is the short distance from the capital, and therefore a fast and low-cost access for many visitors.
The best way to explore the nature and sights of Arcadia is to have your own vehicle.
It's worth visiting places that public transport and the organized trips do not reach.
For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.
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