Μetsovo - Ioannina
2 day, 75€
Visit Metsovo – Ioannina – Zagori villages!
Special 2-day trip offer : 75€
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Day 1: Departure in the morning from Omonia (Hondos Center) to Ioannina. Later on , we will arrive in the beautiful city of Epirus, the vibrant castle town, looking like a backdrop from another era, with traditional buildings and unexpected coloured touches, especially cafes and important museums. Traditional taverns, modern restaurants and of numerous restaurants serving ''tsipouro'' compose its delicious landscape. It is impossible to leave without trying the traditional Epirus pies and ''baklava'' at the cafe-patisseries of the city! There will be free time for strolling around and having an optional meal. Afterwards we will depart for Metsovo. It's built amphitheatrically on the green slopes of Pindos Mountains above the Metsovitikos river at an altitude of 1,200 m., the village has left its mark on the travel map of mountainous Greece. Houses are built with the traditional architecture of Epirus with stone, wood and slabs, between cobblestones, downhill streets, many taverns, shops with traditional wood products and local textiles. It's a must to try the cheese products first and foremost the ''metsovone''! Arrival at our hotel. Overnight .
Day 2: Breakfast and departure for Kipoi in Central Zagori. We will stroll around and photograph the stone arched bridges of the area and then we will depart for Monodendri where we will have free time for strolling around and an optional meal. We will tour the picturesque village of Zagorochoria, which overlooks the gorge of Vikos with the unique stone architecture of its houses and the characteristic stone forest in Oxia. The impressive spectacle of the Vikos Gorge one of the largest and deepest gorges in the world will leave us breathless. Through a short hike in Monodendri we can visit the Monastery of Agia Paraskevi which literally hangs on the edge of the gorge! Finally, we will depart for our city, where we will arrive after intermediate stops.
- Transportations and mini tours with air-conditioned bus.
- An overnight including breakfast in ''Asteri Hotel'' in Metsovo located 250m from the central square, offering traditional accommodation and stunning views of Pindos Mountains.
- Experienced tour leader.
- Whatever is mentioned as optional or suggested.
- Room tax.