Winter Destinations in Greece
Zagori, Ioannina, Epirus
Papigo or Big Papingo is one of the 46 villages of the residential, cultural and historical unit of Zagori. The particular layout, the rich vegetation of the region and the unique ferocity of its landscape always draw a lot of...
Amyntaio, Florina, Western Macedonia
Nymfaio, is a predominantly Aromanian village in Florina regional unit, West Macedonia, Greece.
The village is protected by the Hellenic Ministry of Culture in order to preserve its architectural integrity.
Nymfaio hosts a Museum...
Karpenisi, Evrytania, Central Greece
Karpenisi is a town in central Greece. It is the capital of the regional unit of Evrytania. Karpenisi is situated in the valley of the river Karpenisiotis (Καρπενησιώτης), a tributary of the Megdovas, in the southern...
Metsovo, Ioannina, Epirus
Metsovo is a town in Epirus on the mountains of Pindus in northern Greece, between Ioannina to the north and Meteora to the south and the largest centre of Vlach life in Greece.
Veria, Imathia, Central Macedonia
Kato Vermio, before 1926 Kato Seli, in Aromanian: Selia de Jos, is a village and a community of the Veria municipality.
Most of the residents are native Greek speaking Vlachs.
Kato Vermio is a winter sports resort located in...
Dion Olimpos, Pieria, Central Macedonia
Litochoro is a town in the southern part of the Pieria regional unit, Greece.
It is located at the base of Mount Olympus, on the western shore of the Thermaic Gulf.
The town is a popular destination for those wishing to climb...
Edessa, Pella, Central Macedonia
Agios Athanasios is a village in the Pella regional unit of Macedonia, Greece.
It is built on a plateau at an altitude of 1.180m – 1240 m. It is surrounded by beech forests, while above the village dominates the top of “Piperitsa”...
Zagora - Pelion
Zagora Mouresi, Magnesia, Thessaly
Zagora is a capital-village divided in four major districts (Agia Paraskevi or Perachora, Agia Kyriaki, Agios Georgios and Metamorphosis or Sotira) being spread along the green and sunny slopes, gives the impression to the remote...
Gortynia, Arcadia, Peloponnese
Xylokastro Evrostini, Corinthia, Peloponnese
Upper Trikala is located at an altitude of 1100 meters, in a green area, full of age-old trees: plane-trees, fir-trees and more.
Travellers can take leisurely walks along the village’s cobbled streets and the surrounding pathways,...
Kalavrita, Achaea, Peloponnese
Kalavryta is a town and a municipality in the mountainous east-central part of the regional unit of Achaea, Greece.
The town is located on the right bank of the river Vouraikos, 24 kilometres (15 miles) south of Aigio, 40 km...
Distomo Arachova, Boeotia, Central Greece
Arachova is the most famous village in the region of Beotia.
It is an ideal winter destination for everyone looking for a place with good food, picturesque cafes and active nightlife, while at the same time having a ski resort...
Gortynia, Arcadia, Peloponnese
Dimitsana is built at a height of 950m, in the centre of the Peloponnese, on the north-western side of mount Mainalos. A point of reference in the centuries-old history of Hellenism in that the ‘Cyclopean’ walls of the Mycenaean...
Sintiki, Serres, Central Macedonia
Sidirokastro is a town in the Serres regional unit, Greece.
It is built near the fertile valley of the river Strymonas, on the bank of the Krousovitis River.
Sidirokastro is situated on the European route E79 and the main road...
Kalabaka - Meteora
Kalabaka, Trikala, Thessaly
Kalabaka, Kalabáka, alternative transliteration Kalambaka is a municipality and town in the Trikala regional unit, part of Thessaly in Greece. The Meteora monasteries are located in the town.