How to go to Zagori
Zagori is a region located in the northwestern part of Greece, known for its stunning mountain scenery, traditional villages, and outdoor activities. Here are some ways to get to Zagori:
By car: The most convenient way to get to Zagori is by car. It takes about 5-6 hours to drive from Athens, and about 2-3 hours from Thessaloniki. The roads are well-maintained, but some parts may be winding and narrow.
By bus: There are daily buses from Athens and Thessaloniki to the town of Ioannina, which is the largest city near Zagori. From Ioannina, you can take a local bus or taxi to the villages of Zagori.
By plane: The closest airport to Zagori is the Ioannina National Airport "King Pyrros". There are daily flights from Athens and Thessaloniki to Ioannina, as well as several flights from other cities in Greece and Europe.
By train: There is no direct train to Zagori, but you can take a train from Athens or Thessaloniki to the town of Ioannina. From Ioannina, you can take a local bus or taxi to the villages of Zagori.
Once you arrive in Zagori, you can explore the region by car or by hiking. The region has many scenic routes and hiking trails that take you through the traditional villages, rivers, and mountains. It's best to rent a car or hire a local guide if you plan to explore the region on your own.