Trekking

ONE DAY TRIPS FROM KALENTZI Explore the landscape of Epirus

From Kalentzi you could explore Tzoumerka (Plaka’s Bridge, Syrrako, Kalarytes, Pramanta, Monastery of Kipina, Katarraktis) and Katsanchoria (Monastery of Tsouka, Papagiannis’ Museum, Prophet Elijah and more churches). You can also visit the city of Ioannina, the ancient theatre of Dodona, Metsovo and Zagorochoria.

Klifki’s Sources

The sources of Klifki, near the river of Arachthos, is at 1 hour’s walking distance from Kalentzi . The sources of Klifki supplies the Municipality of Katsanochoria with water. In Arachthos river you can swim in “Stalamata”, “Gyra” or “Makrylithari” and also under the shade of the plane trees, in the cold running waters of the source which runs to the river forming three natural cascades.

 

 

 

Kastri

You can reach the archaeological site walking 1 hour from the village or in ten minutes by car. In an area of 17 acres stand many remains and the imposing acropolis with views to Arachthos river and all the surrounding villages.

 

Xerovouni

You can reach by car the plateau of Xerovouni and then keep walking according to your mood or your ability. You can visit the small church of Prophet Elijah or even reach the water sources. There are natural wells, paths for hiking and the area is covered by snow quite a few months of the year. The region is really interesting if you are a hunter.

 

 

 

Tour of the plain

For those how prefer hiking or cycling, a tour of the plain would be the perfect walk. You could have a pause at the churches, the wells or under the shade of the trees (plane trees, oak trees, beeches, elms).