Hiking trail 6 | The Monastery of St. Nicholas and the beach of Achla

Hiking trail 6 in AndrosHiking trail 6 is an impressive route alongside the Achla River, the longest river in Andros. At the end of the path is the Achla beach with the significant wetland. Well-built farmhouses, the beautiful arched bridge of Achla, small waterfalls and natural pedestals. You will meet the old monastery of St. Nicholas and one of the most beautiful beaches of Andros.

Μονοπάτι 6 | Μονοπάτια στην Άνδρο

Useful Information

  • Signage: Hiking trail 6
  • Difficulty: Moderate | Difficult in some locations. Unstable substrate from Vourkoti to Achla bridge.
  • Distance: 9,4 km
  • Duration: 3,5 hours
  • Elevation: 670 meters
  • Access: Road to Vourkoti, under the tavern on the main road.
  • Trail status: Open
  • Drinking water – Food: Water in Vourkoti & St. Nicholas Monastery.
  • Connection with other trails
    No2 – No12

Source: androsroutes