Cycling Tour #1: Ioannina, Metsovo, Dodoni and the Ionian Sea

Easy cycling between mountains, city action and beach.

An awesome cycle trip to some of the most picturesque mountainous settlements of Greece, garnished by a visit to the cultural capital of Epirus, the lively town Ioannina. After some days in the lively capital Ioannina you visit the mountain village Metsovo, town of the bears, the wine, the famous cheese Metsovone and center of outdoor-activities. One of the most important archaeological sites is waiting in Dodoni, before you go along the mythical River Acheron to the sandy and blue flagged beaches of the Ionian Sea.

Some Highlights of the tour:

  • Ioannina, Lake Pamvotida and the Island
  • Kastro, Old Town , Lakeside promenade in Ioannina
  • Metsovo, Lake Aoos and the Winery of Metsovo
  • Archaeological site of Dodoni with the Theater and Oracle
  • Landscape of River Acheron
  • The sandy beach at the fishing village Ammoudia
  • The great Greek cuisine…

Day 1: Arrival Ioannina

Day 2: Pamvotida Circle

Day 3: Metsovo-Lake Aoos Circle

Day 4: Metsovo – Ioannina

Day 5: Ioannina - Dodoni

Day 6: Dodoni - Paramythia

Day 7: Paramythia – Ammoudia