Polemitas to Alypa Cove

Key information: Polemitas to Alypa Cove

    • Cross Mt. Sangias from the plateau to its west, then drop to a remote cove on the east coast, once a pirates' hangout.
      • Pay homage to the remains of the Doric temples at Aigila and visit remote settlements and a ruined monastery.
        • Can be cloud-covered, which can make way finding hard. Beware.
          • Sunflower's Landscapes of the Southern Peloponnese has 30 walks, including on this walk, which is their favourite Deep Mani walk. Find relevant books by using our Amazon search function:
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            • For more information and photos, including detailed practical information and some warnings, see our Taygetus and the Mani walk page.


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Vital Statistics

  • Length: 5.3km
  • 11 hours
  • Maximum Altitude: 650m
  • Level of Difficulty: Strenuous

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