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Lichnos is a good starting point for many excursions. Lichnos
It is nice to reach Lichnos or Parga over the sea. Boat-taxis offer this route daily.

In the vicinity you should visit the fortress of Parga. From here you have a fabulous view on Parga and Valtos.
The castle ruin "Ali Pasha" in Anthousa is for children and adults a great adventure.  You have a magnificent view up to Corfu.

If you want to make a day trip on the seaway it is a good idea to go to Paxos and Antipaxos. The trip starts on the small port of Parga in the morning. Daily ships go to the islands. The crystal clear water and the white beaches of Antipaxos ivite you to swim. The main island of Paxos offers several shops, cafes and tavernas. If you have time please visit the museum on Paxos and see how people once lived there.


AcheronMore nautre you can have at the naure reserve towards Soivota. There you can make walks in the shade of the trees an relax.

You should also visit the Acheron River in Glilki and, of course, the mouth of the river Nekromantio (oracle of the dead) in Messopotamo. According to Greek mythology, Acheron is the river to Hades.
Today the river is for young and old a destination for relaxing. Here you  can cross the river to the source and with the warm 
temperatures in the summer it is a good cooling. Whitewater rafting and horeseback riding is offered on the river.
On Nekromantio you can see ancient ruins. The Nekormantio form the mythology is very well know and the only dead oracles in Greece.
Nikopolis
Nikopolis is another exurcion in direction Preveza. These are the remnants of an ancient Roman city with very interesting historical background.

Other excursions you can make towards Ioannina. For example the stalactite cave of Pera
ma or the wax figures Cabinet of Vrelis before Ioannina.
IoanninaThe city of Ioannina is famous for its silver jewelry and embroidery. Here in Ioannina, the visitor can lern more aboud the story of Ali Pasha. In that trip you should also include a visit to the mosuqe, the old Turkish library, the old synagogue and the island on the lake of Ioannina.Zagori


Well worth seeing are also the Zagori villages. These are be known for their stone construction of the houses. The visitors opened here a different image of Greece. It is reminiscent of the Swiss Alps. Here, the visitor receives a breathtaking mountain panorama. You should have a break here and enjoy the traditional cuisine. The Vikos Gorge offers a wonderful landscape. It is regardet as the world's deepest gorge and it is in the Guinness Book of Records.


MeteoraA full day trip would also be a visit to the Meteora monasteries.  They are regarded as UNESCO World Heritage Site. The monasteries are built on a high cliff. The dress code should be respected. Men should wear long trousers. Women should no wear mini skirts and tops with soulder free. Dresses and skirts for women are preferred as trousers but tolerated if a apron is worn. You can borrow a apron at the entrance.


Over the sea you can reach Corfu from Igoumenitsa. It is also a full day excursion. Corfu offers many attractions  for example the Achilleion (the palace of the empress Sisi), the monastery Pontikonissi , the castle ruins Angelokastro and much more.Corfu

If you want to visit a traditional Greek market you have to go on saturdays to Parmithia. Here you will find some goodies to buy.

That wa
s just a small selection of excursions. Epirus is so diverse that you are not able to visit all in a vecation. Anyone who was here falls in love with the region and from year to yerar you will always spende a fantastic holiday here.

We the SPIROS STUDIOS hope to be able to welcome you as guests.