Museums of Zagori

Museums of Zagori

Folklore Museum of Agapios Tolis The Folklore Museum is located in the village named “Kipi” and is a project of Agapios Tolis, who devoted his life to its creation. It contains 40000 exhibits from the everyday life of the inhabitants of the region of Zagori. This...
An alpine lake in Zagorochoria

An alpine lake in Zagorochoria

The mountainous area of Tymfi is located between the Aoos River and its tributary, Voidomatis, of the protected area of North Pindos. The tops of Tymfi are among the most popular mountaineering destinations and the highest ones from west to east are: Astraka (2436 m),...
The most impressive bridges

The most impressive bridges

Kontodimos Bridge or Lazaridis: The bridge is located between the villages of Kipoi and Koukouli (1830 AD). It is also known as the bridge of Lazaridis because of the teacher Kostas Lazaridis who lived in Koukouli and had a mill next to the bridge. It is stone-built,...
Varathra, magic of mother nature

Varathra, magic of mother nature

Around Papigo and especially in the Gamila and Astraka Mountains are spectacular caves and dragonflies such as: the “Provatina”, 408 meters deep, one of the world’s largest vertical chasms. The gulf was created by combined action of water and ice. Characteristically,...
Valia Calda: The valley of dreams

Valia Calda: The valley of dreams

National Park of Pindos The National Forest of Pindos is one of our most important National Forests. It was established by the Royal Decree No 487/1966 published in the Government Gazette No 120/1966. It is an isolated area in the northern part of Pindos. It is a...
Discovering mountain Shelters

Discovering mountain Shelters

Astraka Mountain Shelter At the location “Radovoli”, above the lake plateau and at an altitude of 1950 m is located the mountain shelter of Astraka. The shelter provides accommodation for 52 people, belongs to the Hellenic Mountaineering and Climbing Federation (EOOA)...