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Tour 5

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Tour 13

Special Tour 4

Special Tour 9

Photographic Sea Excursions

Special Tour 11

Special Tour 7
(boat not included)

Photographic Tours on Ios Island
By Mark Wilman

Discover Ios island with Mark Wilman: 14 Photographic Tours and 12 Special Tours, all on foot and by appointment only, covering most of the island and offering beautiful views of areas often unvisited. The photos on this page show the locations. Each tour lasts three hours with swimming options often included.

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Morning Climb, Ios

Deanie H. : ''This was an amazing day and one of our favourite activities in Greece. If you're visiting Ios a hike with Mark is a must do. His knowledge of and love for the island makes the day perfect.''

Enthusiastic Participants on an Ios photo tour

Ios View from High

Tours 1 - 14

See the photos on this page for ideas about our 14 excursions on Ios island

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Special Tours

Please note, Special Tours require a serious level of fitness and last between 3 and 5 hours.

1) Mount Pyrgos (713 m)
Ios' highest mountain and a steep climb

2) Hilltop Church
A beautiful church rarely visited with views towards Paros, Naxos and the Small Cyclades

3) Profitis Elias
Hilltop with views over Milopotas and Ios Port bay

4) Ios Mine
Following goat paths this excursion arrives at the ancient quartz mine

5) Koumbara Hilltop
A steep climb with views of the village, port bay and surrounding islands

6) Tripiti Bay
Starting from Manganari, a vertical climb to begin and end. A beautiful beach to discover

7) Varvaronisi Island
A trek, swim and climb experience not possible if the wind is strong. Truly exciting

8) Diakofto Rock
Swimming Excursion, not possible if the wind is strong. One of the most significant landmarks of Ios

9) Plakes from High
One of the remotest parts of the island, the view from high is impressive

10) Psathi Interior
An adventure into the complex landscape of Psathi Bay

11) Manganari Hilltop
With views over Manganari to Santorini, Anafi and Amorgos weather permitting. A steep but worthwhile climb high above Manganari Bay

12) Long Exposure photography
For photography enthusiasts with their own equipment

Tour 2

Tour 4

Tour 6

Tour 8

Tour 10

Tour 12

Tour 14

Special Tour 6

Long Exposure Photography
Special Tour 12

Special Tour 5

Special Tour 10