Perfect Destinations for Hiking – Being close to nature is the best thing, and nature lovers can confirm that. The fresh air and the morphology of the soil, combined with the green trees and lakes, create admiration, well-being, tranquillity, and relaxation of the mind.
And there is no better way to discover the magic of nature through hiking. We asked our readers what they consider the most beautiful mountains for hiking, and they suggested the following four perfect destinations. Let’s see them:
Greece, Olympus Mountain
Mount Olympus is the highest mountain in Greece and is located on the border between Thessaly and Macedonia. It is a national park with an area of 500 square kilometers, and during your hiking, you will find wild animals and plants, cold waters, natural waterfalls, and swimming pools. Mount Olympus offers easy or demanding paths through the numerous routes that can satisfy any mountain lover.
Tip: We suggest you combine your excursion with Meteora that located near the area. Monasteries of Orthodox Christianity are literally built on huge rocks that dominate the area and are worth seeing.
Iceland, Reykjadalur Mountain
Iceland is famous for its mountains with a plethora of roaring rivers, mountainous canyons, and mystical valleys. Every year thousands of tourists visit Iceland just for the adventurous moments in the mountains of the country with Reykjadalur mountain being one of the most-visited. So if you are in Iceland, we suggest you explore this wonder of nature. Reykjadalur mountain is a geothermal area where you will find dozens of hot springs suitable for swimming.
Serbia, Tara Mountain
Tara is one of the most beautiful mountains in western Serbia. Begin your route from the lowest part, which is lake Perućac and end up to the highest point Kozji Rid. You will be impressed by the dense forests (83.5%), meadows and limestone caves. If you are interested in more than 1-day hiking, you can rent a cabin, and therefore you will have the opportunity to explore the various trails of this beautiful mountain. Check here various tour packages.
Tip: You can combine your excursion with sightseeing tours in the nearby towns like Užice, Mokra Gora, and Višegrad.
Switzerland, Zermatt Mountain
The Five Lakes Walk, the Matterhorn Glacier Trail, and the Botanical Nature Trail have to be part of your schedule. These 3 trails can be found in the most famous mountain of Switzerland, Zermatt and is a real natural paradise for hiking lovers. You will discover idyllic valleys, fragrant forests and crystal-clear lakes, leaving an unforgettable mark in your experience.
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