Resorts In Sivota
Holidays in Sivota
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Sivota is located on the mainland of Greece just 20 km north of Parga and overlooking Corfu and remains one of the most unspoilt regions in the whole of Mainland Greece. When you combine this with the fact that it is located in an area of outstanding beauty, surrounded by forests of pine, cypress and olive trees you will be astounded by the attractiveness of the region.
Who holidays in Sivota?
Holidays in Sivota are fabulous for those looking for a holiday in a beautiful unspoilt area with most its traditional heritage still intact. Sivota holidays are haven for holidaymakers who want to truly kick back and relax away from the day to day hustle and bustle.
The harbour is a focal point of the village, with its small marina and many little shops situated behind. This resort is a must for those who want to holiday in a truly traditional setting.
The shopping facilities in Sivota are fairly modest but you can bag some bargain local liquors, honey and olive oil.
Things To See
Igumenista - The nearest large town is situated 30 kms away. There is a regular ferry service across to Corfu.
Wetlands - Conservation site with many special species of birds Pelicans, water buffalos.
Necromandio - The entrance to Hades where the ancient Greeks went to speak to the dead for advice.
Acheron River - Beautiful turquoise water. Beautiful scenery, now protected by the nature network.
Zalogo - Statue of the women of Souli who sacrificed themselves by jumping off the mountain to escape capture by the troops of Ali Pasha.
Nikopolis - large archaeological site founded by Octavian in commemoration of his victory at the battle of Aktion.
Things To Do
Popular activities for those taking holidays in Sivota include:
- Scuba diving
Sivota Holidays Excursions
Around The Islands: Time to relax and sale around the small islands of Sivota. Let's get that tan started.
Paxos & Anti-Paxos: Speed boat to the beautiful islands of Paxos and Anti-Paxos. Swim in the crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea.
Meteora: See some of the most incredible sights in the world. The spectacular monasteries of Meteora, featured in James Bonds "For Your Eyes Only".
Paxos: Sail on our motor yacht to the beautiful islands of Paxos. Time to shop and swim in the crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea.
Parga: Discover Parga with its Venetian Castle, or spend the time shopping in the many shops it has to offer. Even time for a meal as well.
Secret Epirus 1: Discover the secret beauties of Epirus, visiting the Oracle of Nekromanteion, walk in the river or lunch by the Acheron.
Sunset By Boat: Enjoy a special evening seeing the setting sun in all its glory with a glass of wine or two.
Albania: Visit this fascinating country and experience another way of life. A chance to visit the fantastic ancient site of Butrinti.
Ferries: A schedule of ferries between Corfu, Patra or Ancona, Bari, Brindisi, Otranto from Igoumenitsa.
Bus: There is a daily service by bus from Sivota to Igoumenitsa and there are also bus connections from Igoumenista to Filiates & Paramithia.
Car: Hire a fully comprehensively insured car from our representatives in Sivota.
- Picturesque and relaxed
- Majestic mountains above enticing sandy crescents
- Forested valleys and olive groves
- Traditional fish tavernas and local restaurants serving the best in Greek cuisine