Epirus and Thessaly Travel Guide


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Plan Your Epirus and Thessaly Vacation

As travelers journey through the provinces of northern Greece, they quickly realize that Epirus and Thessaly may have far fewer miles of drop-dead-gorgeous coastline than the south, but if visitors have brought their hiking boots as well as their bathing suits, the north's spectacular mountains, folkloric villages, and lush valleys more than make up for it.


Epirus and Thessaly Hotels

Rooms are usually easy to find in Ioannina and, except at the best hotels, are simply decorated. Reservations might be necessary for Kalambaka, which is...read more


Epirus and Thessaly Restaurants

In all but the fanciest restaurants, check out what’s cooking because the menus changes seasonally here. Informal dress is usually appropriate, perhaps...read more

Things To Do

Things To Do in Epirus and Thessaly

Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.


Epirus and Thessaly Experiences

  • Top Reasons to Go

    Rock Stars: Even more wondrous than the Meteora's soaring rock pinnacles are the medieval monasteries perched atop them—walk, climb, or drive... Read more

  • Hiking in the Zagora and Epirus

    Hiking is one of the real pleasures of the Zagorohoria region, but trails can be challenging, not to mention dangerous. Your safest bet is to... Read more

  • The Reign of Ali Pasha

    Born in the 1740s in Tepeline, Albania, Ali Pasha rose to power by unscrupulous means. The most notorious ruler of Epirus employed assassins... Read more


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    HI All
    We are planning a trip in July ( planning late i know)
    We are looking at 3 countries in 4 weeks , possible?

    Anyone have a similar itinerary?

    including major attractions,

    any help would be greatly Read more

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