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Igoumenitsa, the capital of Thesprotia, is located in the Northwestern part of Greece. It is extended at the coasts of the Ionian sea and is surrounded by woods and mountains consequently the nature of the area is very interesting , a real gem, with its unique combination of colours the deep blue of the seaand the green of the trees.Igoumenitsa is a small and picturesque town of 15,000 inhabitants where a lot of tourists come every
 
year, especially in the summer, because the area is full of liveliness and energy. Its most important advantage is the port, which is the biggest one in northwestern Greece and the major sea gateaway to Western Europe. In the summer the most suitable beaches for sunbathing and swimming are Drepanos and Makrygiali. The shallow water and the sandy beach are ideal for relaxation and family vacations. Along the beach there are a lot of restaurants, bars, volleyball and tennis courts and of course water sports facilities.
The coast has been honored for many consecutive years with the prize ‘European blue flag’ which is the best guarantee for its cleanness. In the center of the city visitors can enjoy their walk in a landscaped area in front of the old port where there are a lot of cafeterias to take a coffee.
It is worth to visit the new Archeological Museum of Igoumenitsa where there are many findings from the whole province of Thesprotia. Visitors can also enjoy rides on a bicycle at the cycle-racing track which is next to the coast or they can go shopping in the center of the city.

 
Igoumenitsa and the map of Greece
Cycle path in Igoumenitsa
Drepanos Beach in Igoumenitsa
 
 
 


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Kyprianou House :
Katherine Kyprianou
e-mail : info@kyprianou-house.gr

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