The villages of Zagori have excellent beauty and are known for the cobbled paths and the traditional villages, all made with local stone. Zagori is part of Pindos mountain range and is defined by Mount Mitsikeli and the Aoos River. More than 1000 plants along with the cleanest and most water-conscious water in Europe make up the deepest gorge in the world: the Guinness Book of Records 1997. An overnight stay at the Astrakas shelter of 2000 meters, a splendid view from the top and a swim in the Dragon Lake will reward the visitor for many years!
Zagori is divided into three sections with a total of 36 villages. Each village has its own history, with its own paths. 60 bridges with Zagorian style of local masters and other so many fountains together with the rich nature give the opportunity to design a unique experience for the friends who discover Zagori with TraceYourEco.
Here is the Guinness Book of Records 1997, a high point of interest. A gorge that stretches in Zagori. This is where Voidomatis comes, with its waters cold throughout the year.
These are some typical options for Zagori:
If you are already in the area, you have plenty of options. A day hike across the gorge of Vikos is the most preferable choice of visitors. But, if you are excited about stone arc bridges and old style stone village squares, Zagori has a great number of them. We can assist you in any options you may prefer.
Regardless your starting point, and based on the total duration of stay in the area of Zagori, we organize a variety of experiences. The gorge of Vikos will be a certain choice. Visiting the mountaineering refuge of Astraka and the villages with the magnificent arc stone bridges will define a mosaic of experiences. Stone made roads and natural river baths for a refreshing bath cannot be missed. We are at your service, ask for your custom plan.