Arrowtown is a small, former gold-mining town, situated in Otago region, in the South Island, New Zealand. It is only 20 min drive from Queenstown (connected through Shotover Gorge) and lies on the banks of Arrow River, one of the richest sources of gold in the 1860's.
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Backpacking / Trekking in Leonidio, Arcadia, Peloponnese Region Greece
Leonidio although is a coastal town, its vicinity with Parnon Mountain Range gives to the entire region a more mountainous character.
The last years the area is identified as an excellent spot for trekking and hiking. The highlands of the area are an ideal arena for trekkers.
The complex rock formations, the magnificent gorges, the impeccable view combining sea with mountain create a perfect scenery for trekking activity. The flora of the region is also remarkable.
The route starts in the main bridge of Daphnona River and ends in Marathia locality. The most of the journey is without marked trail.
This challenging route is only one of the many in this startling region!