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Metsovo

19 October

Metsovo

Metsovo

Athens Airport (ATH) transfer to/from Metsovo

We provide the best quality transfer to/from Metsovo at its best and transparent charges in the market, without the discomfort of you waiting much time at the airport, or anywhere else. Discount on return bookings.

Metsovo is a mountainous town in the prefecture of Ioannina at an altitude of 1.150 meters. Traditional settlement, located at the eastern end of the prefecture, near the border with the prefecture of Trikala, on the northern slopes, between the mountains of the largest mountain range of Greece, Pindos.

Its population, according to the 2001 census is 3.195 inhabitants which are mainly of Vlach origin. The locals are less involved in agriculture and more in livestock farming.

In Metsovo, the monastery of Theotokos, near the Metsovo River, the Monastery of St. Nikolas on the south part of the town and the Monastery of Zoodochos Pigi at Kiatra Rosia, are listed as preserved monuments.

The Folklore Museum of the Tositsa Foundation (Mansion Tositsa) has been operating in the town since 1955 and it includes traditional wood-carved furniture, woven and embroidery, gold-embroidered costumes, decorative and useful objects, weapons, coins, farm supplies and pictures from the 1650-1850 period.