Top 5 autumn destinations
The autumn is ideal for short breaks from the everyday life in short yet beautiful destinations. Whether you like the mountains or the sea, you will surely find a destination that will meet all your wishes. The ellines.com team selected five destinations with autumn breeze and colors.
Read below which are the 5 destinations:
1.Zagorochoria – Konitsa
The 46 villages are built on Pindos and enchant the visitor with their stone-built houses and the wild beauty of nature. The Vikos Gorge is one of the largest, deepest and most impressive canyons in the world. It is worth not only to see but also walk in its paths. You can do hiking, horse riding, climbing, mountaineering, rafting, canoeing / kayaking, mountain bike.
For holiday lovers of the early autumn, the period from mid-September to mid-October is the best season for Pelion as the temperature is pleasant and the beach clean and inviting. The foliage of trees lends a unique chroma. The whole mountain is covered with forests of towering beeches, oaks, sycamores, chestnuts, forest pines and hybrid fir stands. Pelion remains beautiful all year long and is suitable for all kinds of activities.
The old town of Monemvasia is a living medieval settlement, maintained impeccably. It is a world-class monument. The atmosphere is magical, full of romance and history.
Nafpaktos with the old circular harbor with two watchtowers guarding the entrance charms even the most demanding guests. The well-preserved Venetian castle with successive rows of walls on the hill, is one of the most beautiful in Greece and a real gem for the city. Mountainous Nafpaktia offers a sensual and enjoyable ride through the beautiful forests where oak, fir, beech, chestnut thrive giving a distinct and unique color.
5. Plastiras Lake
The Plastiras Lake is surrounded by dozens of traditional and cozy villages. Besides the indescribable beauty of the Lake Plastiras it offers countless and unique attractions that are sure to fascinate you.