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Troulla Gorge

Gorge description

A few kilometres west of Tsoutsouras gorge in the eastern Asterousia range, you’ll find the smaller and narrower Troulla gorge. Though it’s shorter than the Tsoutsouros canyon, it has captivated the hearts of canyoners with its over 15 stunning waterfalls, the tallest reaching 15m. Its close proximity to the Tsoutsouras Canyon makes its geological features similar. It was endearingly named Tsoutsouraki, meaning small Tsoutsouras, by the first group to traverse it.

The entrance to the gorge is situated just west of a remarkable rock known as Troulla near Tsoutsouras, at a location called Meli Lakos (Honey’s Pit). The exit is located in the area of Staoussa, adjacent to the village. Descending the gorge requires technical canyoning equipment, particularly during the winter when the waterfalls are in full flow.

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Most frequent asked questions

Is there water in Troulla Gorge?

Yes, there is water in Troulla Gorge until the spring.

What is the best way to access Troulla Gorge?

Troulla Gorge is accessible by walking.

How long is Troulla Gorge?

Troulla Gorge is 7 km long.

What is the difficulty rating of Troulla Gorge on a scale of 1-10?

Troulla Gorge has a difficulty level of 6 out of 10.

How long does it take to hike Troulla Gorge?

It takes approximately 2 hours to hike Troulla Gorge.

What is the altitude difference in Troulla Gorge?

The altitude difference in Troulla Gorge is 100 meters. 

 

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