Bridges and viewpoints of Zagori
Zagori is one of the last unspoiled, hidden corners of Greece. Natural beauty, warm-heart people, delicious food, old stone-made bridges of unique architecture and ancient trails compose this family-friendly trip!
Day 1: Ioannina – Kipi
Arrival at Ioannina airport and direct transportation to Kipi village in the heart of Zagori. Check- in at local hotel. The rest of the day is free.
Day 2: Kipi – Koukouli – Missiou Bridge – Kokkori Bridge – Mylos Bridge – Kipi
Today we have the chance to see 5 of the traditional bridges of the area in a circular beautiful walk. We start from Kipi and after we cross the Kontodimou Bridge, we climb the rock steps of Koukouli. Soon after we reach the small beautiful village of Koukouli. We continue into the Gorge, we follow trails, we cross bridges and finally we return to Kipi.
In case the river is full of water we return from Plakida Bridge and then visit Mylos Bridge.
Day 3: Kipi – Beloi Viewpoint – Vradeto rocksteps
Morning transportation to Vradeto village. We start our walk from the Chapel of Profitis Ilias, near Vradeto village, and soon after we reach Beloi viewpoint, where we admire the breathtaking view of Vikos Gorge at all its length. We return to Vradeto for an optional short coffee break at the traditional local kafenion (café) and we continue to Vradeto rocksteps, the traditional stone-made path which used to connect the highest village of Zagori with the rest villages of the area. Our walk finishes close to the village of Kapesovo.Transportation back to Kipi for overnight stay.
Day 4: Departure day
Morning transportation to Ioannina End of trip.
- The trip starts and ends at Ioannina airport. Please note that different transportation arrangements can be made under request.
- All local transportations are included in the rate
- Accommodations in local hotels, breakfast included
- 2 packed lunches are provided (dinners, drinks and beverages are not included)
- Difficulty rate: A+
- Travel insurance is not included in the package
- Professional trekking leader’s services