A truly fun route that belongs to the city trail category. Ideal for the athlete to know the urban fabric of Hydra. The alleys with the stone mansions will fascinate the runner.
The architecture style of the island may prompt you to ignore the time and just enjoy running. Besides, the distance of 5 km is ideal even for beginners. Of course the choice to make the route on Saturday afternoon is not accidental.
Distance 4,7χλμ with positive altitude 156μ.
1st part: Disrance 1064μ.
We follow the central cobbled path of the island that goes up to the mountain. Common section with the long route Ero’s Mountain Trail. A lot of uphill part that requires temperance.
2nd part: Distance 870μ.
We continue on a cement road slightly uphill. We arrive at St. Konstantinos where the highest point of the race.
3td part: Distance 1353μ.
Initially for a few meters we will enter a path that requires attention. The continuation is easy on a sloping cobbled path. We pass through houses, climb stairs, pass through courtyards, and finally descend to the sea. Arriving at Kamini settlement we will change direction.
4th part: Distance 1385μ.
We follow the cobbled path by the sea towards the harbor of Hydra. Initially we have a small uphill but soon the route is flat. Finally we enter the horseshoe of the harbor and cross it until the finish.
From the address below, athletes can download the route to a gps file.