Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, unspoilt Sivota is clad in cool green forests of pine, cypress and olive trees.

Description

Sivota remains one of the most unspoilt regions in the whole of 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 goes to 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.

Destination Profile

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.

Beaches

Town Beach - A sandy beach with a popular bar and a taverna situated in the vicinity.

Zavia - An attractive sandy cove.

Mega Ammos - A large, sandy beach with waterskiing available.

Several small coves that can be reached by water taxi or car.

Eating

The harbour is a great place to sip a cocktail while watching the sun set and there is an excellent choice of traditional Greek and fish restaurants. In high season there are two discos for some late night dancing.

Highlights

  • 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

Shopping

The shopping facilities in Sviota are fairly modest but you can bag some bargain local liquors, honey and olive oil.

There are shops and stalls where you can buy shoes, bags and jewellery.

Things To Do

The island is relatively small and not as well known as some of its neighbours, however there are several types of watersports to try out on the island.

Popular activities for those taking holidays in Sivota include:

  • Water Skiing
  • snorkeling
  • scuba diving
  • long walks
  • sailing

Sivota Holidays Excursions

Around The Islands: Time to relax and sail around the small islands close to Sivota. Let's get that tan started.

Paxos & Antipaxos: Speed boat to the beautiful islands of Paxos and Antipaxos. 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.

Transport

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 Igoumenitsa to Filiates & Paramythia.

Car: Hire a fully comprehensively insured car from our representatives in Sivota.

Climate

Max_temp  Max Temp C Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Sivota 69 74 80 84 84 80 75
London 56 61 68 71 70 66 56
               
Sun Sunshine Hours Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Sivota 7 10 12 12 11 9 6
London 5 6 7 6 6 5 3

Our favourites in Sivota

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