Konitsa is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful border areas not only of Epirus, but of the whole of Greece. It is located at an altitude of 630 m and is built on the slope of Mount Trapezitsa. There are many assumptions about the origin of her name.
A mountain village, which is built at a height of about 1200 meters stands out for the picturesque landscape and the traditional architecture of its houses, perfectly in harmony with the environment. It is located 60 km from Ioannina
Zagorohoria are located between Ioannina, Konitsa and Metsovo. The area is mountainous with imposing mountains, dense forests with pine and fir trees, rivers, streams and ponds with crystal clear waters,
ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF IOANNINA The Museum was constructed between 1963 and 1966 with designs by architect ‘Aris Konstantinidis. Works for the public since 1/8/1970. It has five halls and two atriums. Halls A, B and C include archaeological findings from the wider area of Epirus. Hall D was dedicated to Byzantine, post-Byzantine and folk art […]
For winter sports lovers there are the ski resorts in Anilio of Metsovo and Vasilitsa. The ski resorts of the area feature ski slopes and snowboarders of all levels and allow the more experienced snowboard slopes.
Canyoning is constantly growing, especially in the area of Ioannina. The reason is that in the area from the mountains of Zagoria to the mountains of Tzoumerka there are many gorges. Canyon routes of varying degrees of difficulty are constantly organized.
Hiking trips are taking place almost all the year. Continuous routes are organized and each visitor can choose whatever he wants depending on his age and potential. Indicative routes are hiking along the Voidomatis River, Vikos Gorge, Tymoshi Drakolimis and the Mitsikeli Mountains.
Riding has grown quite a lot in recent years in the area. Near the town of Ioannina and in more remote villages there are equestrian clubs and horse farms. Every visitor should not miss the unforgettable trips organized through old trails in the villages of Tzoumerka and Zagori. Ioannina has also developed the technique of […]
In Zagorochoria as well as in Perivleptos village near Ioannina, Parapente flights are offered to visitors. It is the take off from a side-altitude and the flight with a special double parachute that takes place along with an experienced trainer. Each flight is about 30 minutes long.
For those who looking for direct contact with the natural beauty of the countryside, the most suitable option is the descent of a river. In the city of Ioannina as well as in the surrounding areas there are clubs and businesses that undertake to organize unforgettable journeys through the rivers of the area. Rafting to […]