Zagori

The 48 villages in Epirus called Zagorohoria is one of the most interesting areas to visit in Greek main land. The name of the region probably has slav origin and means “beyond the mountains”, a direct reference to the geographical location.
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Papigo is one of Zagorochoria village, a place that keep their original architectural and cultural character.

Papigo is one of Zagorochoria village, a place that keep their original architectural and cultural character.

Another view of Dilofo in Zagorochoria

Another view of Dilofo in Zagorochoria

Zagorochoria, Epirus.  A symphony of stones and wood.

A symphony of stones and wood.

Zagori, offers the opportunity to discover and enjoy one of the last authentic and ecologically intact destinations in Greece.

Zagori, offers the opportunity to discover and enjoy one of the last authentic and ecologically intact destinations in Greece.

Zagorochoria Greece

Zagorochoria Greece

Aristi built at a height of 650m. above sea level.  The village, preserve the ancient, rich cultural tradition of Epirus.

Aristi built at a height of above sea level. The village, preserve the ancient, rich cultural tradition of Epirus.

Papigo towers in Zagorochoria Greece

There are never enough days at Zagori, especially if you are here for the hiking, rafting or other outdoors activities this blessed land has to offer. Still, if you only have three days to spend here, there is still plenty to do.

Zagori area is home of unique flower and plant species and the home to many rare animals, such as bear, wolf, deer, wild goat and lynx.

Zagori area is home of unique flower and plant species and the home to many rare animals, such as bear, wolf, deer, wild goat and lynx.

The mountain complex of Tymphe.  A “heaven” for geological and ecological exploration.

The mountain complex of Tymphe. A “heaven” for geological and ecological exploration.

A typical Epirus one arc bridge in Zagorochoria Epirus Greece

A typical Epirus one arc bridge in Zagorochoria Epirus Greece

Tymphe Sideerovryssi in Zagorochoria Greece

Tymphe Sideerovryssi in Zagorochoria Greece

Photo from Drakolimni (Dragonlake) in Zagorochoria Greece

Photo from Drakolimni (Dragonlake) in Zagorochoria Greece

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