Tzoumerka villages tour (2 days)

Enjoy a truly amazing scenery, forever changing, alternative from plush green forests and bare mountains tops to blue rivers and alpine scenery. A place like no other, where stone meets light, primitive meets beauty and ephemeral meets eternity.

per adult from

$265

NZD

Duration

2 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • 2x Lunch
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Snacks
    • Bottled water
    • Video & photos
    What's excluded :
    • Entry/Admission - Anemotrypa Cave
    • Entry/Admission - Theodoros Papagiannis Musem of Contemporary Art

  • Day 1: National Park of Tzoumerka (day 1)

    Pass By: Anilio, Anilio, Metsovo, Ioannina Region, Epirus
    Village of peace and natural beauty

    Stop At: Baros Pass, Matsouki 44001 Greece
    The road has many turns (like a snake) in canyons, forests and steep slopes.
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Matsouki, Matsouki, Ioannina Region, Epirus
    Matsouki is one of the villages of Tzoumerka, with tradition and remarkable examples of traditional architecture, such as bridges, watermills, but also the impressive Holy Monastery of Vlyza, of the 11th century.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Pramanta, Pramanta, North Tzoumerka, Ioannina Region, Epirus
    The settlement, built at an altitude of 840m. amphitheatrically at the foot of the mountain "Strogoula" (2,107 m), perhaps the most imposing peak of Tzoumerka.
    The 500-year-old plane tree and the historic fountain "Arapis" dominate the main square, next to the main church of Agia Paraskevi
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Anemotrypa Cave, Pramanta, North Tzoumerka 440 01 Greece
    Cave “Anemotripa” of Pramanta was discovered in 1960. A small slot in the rocks, from where cool air emerged initiated the exploration of the inner part of the rocks, and thus the discovery of the cave. It was given the name “Anemotripa”.
    It is the only cave in Greece penetrated by river. This results in cave’s self-purifying without any human intervention, making the visit there really enjoyable.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Plaka Bridge, Unnamed Road, Voria Tzoumerka 470 43, Greece
    Built in 1866, it was considered the largest single-arched bridge in the Balkans, with an opening chamber of 40 meters, a height of 19 meters and an opening at the top of 3.2 meters. From 1881 to 1913 the bridge was a border between the Greek and Turkish states.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: Lunch break to taste local dishes is paid by the visitor.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: National Park of Tzoumerka (day 2)

    Stop At: Iera Moni Panagias Tsoukas, Ioannina 44013 Greece
    According to tradition the monastery was founded in 1190 by the emperor "Isaac II Angelos", destroyed in 1736 and renovated in 1779.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Theodoros Papagiannis Musem of Contemporary Art, Elementary School, Elliniko 440 13 Greece
    Its uniqueness consists in the fact that it includes works which speak of our home, Epirus, and its history - about what has brought it glory and made it respected by every Greek who hears its name.
    It is unique because it speaks about bread, the benefactor, the one who is exiled from his homeland, the man of the spirit and intellect, the Epirot craftsman, the shepherd, the farmer, the long-suffering Epirot mother - and about learning.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Politsa ancient stone bridge, Unnamed Road, Voria Tzoumerka 440 13, Greece
    The Politsas Bridge was built at the end of the 19th century in order to move residents from the villages of Ambelochori, Raftanaei, Agnanta, Pramanta, Ktistades, to Ioannina.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Γεφύρι Γκόγκου, North Tzoumerka 440 01, Greece
    The Gogos Bridge is at the beginning of the Kalarritikos gorge, on the road to Raftanai and Michalitsi villages. It is a metal bridge designed by German engineer Carol Waumann in 1932.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Klifkis waterfall, Kalentzi 440 13, Greece
    From Kaletzi the route leading to one of the most important sights of the area, the springs and the wateffalls of Klifki, the 1st is 47m. height.
    When we reach the river we see the last waterfall of Cliffki in an idyllic location with a lake and incredible formations on the rocks
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Kostitsio 440 13, Greece
    From kostitsi village after an easy 30 min walk there's Prophet Elias Church. It's an amazing location, the view is excelent. You can see the 2 rivers joining inside th canion.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: Lunch break to taste local dishes is paid by the visitor.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Mavili square, Mavili, Ioannina 454 44, Greece
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Transportation by car, to and from the activities, is optional and price depends on the distance.Airports
    • Ioannina National Airport, Leof. Grammou 135, Exochi 454 45, Greece
    • Aktion International Airport, Λεωφόρος Ειρήνης, Άκτιο 300 02, Greece
    Ports
    • Igoumenitsa Ferry Port, E55, Igoumenitsa 461 00, Greece
    • Syvota 461 00, Greece
    • Parga Port, Greece
    • Preveza Marina, Λιμάνι, Preveza 481 00, Greece
    • Lefkas Marina S.A., East Shore, Lefkada 311 00, Greece
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Returns to original departure point
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

8

Organised by Epirus Traveller

Activity ID: V-227429P24

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