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Private Tour: Paleokastritsa and Corfu Town
"Departing from Corfu's port or your holiday accommodation we drive to Paleokastritsa the west coast's most picturesque resort. Paleokastritsa consists of two large peninsulas and five coves surrounded by wooded hills. With its green mountain backdrop it is an exceptionally beautiful spot. Perched on the rocky northern promontory is the Monastery of the Blessed Virgin Mary which was founded in 1225. The building which exists today was built later and houses a museum with Byzantine and post-Byzantine icons. Its picturesque bell tower must be one of the most photographed sights in Corfu.The tour will continue with a French and British occupation. The most notable examples are the Old and New Fortresses (Venetian) as well as the Palace of Saint Michael & Saint George (British) which now houses an impressive Museum of Asiatic Art. The Liston (above) is Corfu Town' where people gather to read newspapers and drink coffee or ouzo at the old-established cafes. Its terrace
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City Sightseeing Corfu Hop on Hop off Bus Tour: 1 Day Ticket
"The City Sightseeing tour of Corfu offers the perfect way to see the sights and sounds of the city. See and hear Corfu's history experience the famous sights and monuments with the help of a multilingual commentary in 8 languages as we pass by most of them with our open top double decker buses. Our daily valid ticket gives you the flexibility to explore the city's sights at your l the Old and the New Fortress the Palace of St George and Michael the Venetian mansions the water coloured buildings with the characteristic Corfiot ochre colour and the Pontikonisi island and the Panagia Vlaherna Monastery at 'Kanoni'.There are many alleyways and little streets gardens and beautiful squares such as Bosketo and Spianada
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Private Tour: Paleokastritsa and Corfu Town
"Departing from Corfu's port or your holiday accommodation we drive to Paleokastritsa the west coast's most picturesque resort. Paleokastritsa consists of two large peninsulas and five coves surrounded by wooded hills. With its green mountain backdrop it is an exceptionally beautiful spot. Perched on the rocky northern promontory is the Monastery of the Blessed Virgin Mary which was founded in 1225. The building which exists today was built later and houses a museum with Byzantine and post-Byzantine icons. Its picturesque bell tower must be one of the most photographed sights in Corfu.The tour will continue with a French and British occupation. The most notable examples are the Old and New Fortresses (Venetian) as well as the Palace of Saint Michael & Saint George (British) which now houses an impressive Museum of Asiatic Art. The Liston (above) is Corfu Town' where people gather to read newspapers and drink coffee or ouzo at the old-established cafes. Its terrace
From EUR290.00

Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Prefecture of Ioannina

Off The Beaten Path

Flowers In Metsovo area

This Caterpillar has the size of a small finger. I found it on a spurge. With its bright black, red and yellow colors, it does not try to hide, which means that it worn its possible predators that it...
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Voidomatis River

9km before you reach Megalo Papingo you will pass from Voidomatis river. The arched concrete bridge over the river was built in 1923 with donations from immigrants from Papingo and connects Aristi...
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Aoos lake

The artificial lake Aoos is very beautiful after spring but it was great to see it one really cold winter day when we drove through the snow. The lake was frozen and the landscape was really...
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Aug 06, 2015

Syrrako

We visited Syrrako on our way to other villages in Tzoumerka. It is a traditional mountain village about 56km from Ioannina city. We drove there early in the morning in late may (2014) from Ioannina,...
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Jun 12, 2014

Kalpaki

On your way to Zagori villages you will pass by Kalpaki, a small town with about 2000 inhabitants located 34km NW of Ioannina city, 30km south of Konitsa and 27km east of Kakavia (border crossing with...
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Feb 10, 2013

Central Zagori

Central Zagori in an area 30-40 km north of the Ioannina city that includes several different villages. It’s nice to visit some of them because the Zagori area is one of the most pictuarsque and...
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Aug 19, 2009
 
 
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DODONI's ancient site

Dodoni is an easy day trip from Ioannina and its so famous that it's not really off the beaten path. I just put it here because its 22km away. The ancient site of Dodoni houses the ancient theatre and...
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Aug 23, 2008

Bizani for VRELLIS’ museum

After your visit to Dodoni you can visit Bizani area. First you can see the monument about the battle of Bizani that led to the liberty of Ioannina city. Then you can visit the Vrellis museum on your...
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Aug 23, 2008

Popular Cities in Prefecture of Ioannina

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Ioannina

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Metsovon

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Papingon

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Pramanda

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Anilion

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Vikos

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Top Hotels in Prefecture of Ioannina

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Akti Miaouli & Ikkou str, Ioannina, Epirus, 45 221, Greece
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Kedriki Plateia, Metsovon, gr
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Konitsa, Konitsa, 44100, gr
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20 I Theotoki Street, Perama, Greece, 49084, GR
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57, Paleologou A. Str., Kastro, Ioannina, 45221, Greece
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Top Things to Do in Prefecture of Ioannina

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Lake and island

To get to the isle you'll take a regular boat service from Ioannina, the boats usually anchor near the entrance to the castle, so if you'll follow the Old Town Walls you can't miss it. The ticket...
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Architecture In Metsovo

In Epirus, it rains a lot in Spring. Thus Epirus has plenty of water and Metsovo is dotted with many fountains that flow freely (photos 1 and 2) If you enlarge photos 3, 4 and 5, you will see local...
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Pirgoi - Towers Rock Formations

Just over Papingo you can see the Towers (Pirgoi in greek) of Papingo, they are huge (350-400 meters) vertical rock formations with the highest of them up to 1788 meters (highest peak of mount Tymfi...
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Central Square And Arapis Fountain

Everyone (locals or visitors) refresh their thirsty with the cold water here. Back in the 1980s I asked some uncles of mine about the story of the weird human shaped fountain that is considered a...
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Kipina Monastery

If you drive from Kalarrytes to Syrrako (or vice versa) worth to stop in between and visit Kipina monastery. Actually if you don’t know about it you may miss it as it was built on a hole of a vertical...
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Water Fountains And Watermills

Unlike Kalarittes it was impressive how may fountains with running/drinkable water we saw in Syrrako. The first one is just before the main path that leads into the village, then we saw another one...
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"Zagorohoria, Vikos Gorge, Tzoumerka"
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"Beautiful Epirus"
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"Ioannina Prefecture"
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"Ioannina prefecture"
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"Epirus"
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