The city of legends and traditions
Ioannina is the largest city in Epirus and the capital of the prefecture. Built on the shores of Lake Pamvotida and at an altitude of 500 meters, it enchants with its beauty and warm atmosphere. A vibrant city with 150,000 inhabitants, carrying a history of centuries. Every alley and square part of the city resonates with its great tradition. The combination of countless historical monuments and museums with the incredible natural beauty of the landscape is a guarantee for visitors. The castle of Ioannina, the lake with the island, the cave, the wonderful old town with its traditional shops, and the numerous old mansions dominating the city can only attract visitors' interest and capture him. Ioannina was a multicultural territory dominated by the Christian, Islamic and Jewish elements. This coexistence has left solid memories and recordings in the city's historic center.