Dikorfo or Dikorufo is one of the villages in Central Zagori located in the prefecture of Ioannina in Epirus. Dikorfo is built at an altitude of 1000m. on the northeastern slopes of mountain Mitsikeli. In the village now live about 20 people engaged in agriculture, animal husbandry and rural tourism. Formerly the village was called Tzontila (Tsiontila or Zondila), a name that is probably Albanian or Slavic. Dikorfo still maintains the traditional architecture of Zagori. Traditional houses and mansions of the village are built of stone and black plate. Dikorfo is located between the bustling Zagori and the most remote villages of Zagori, so it would be an ideal choice for your stay.
Dikorfo is 38km. away from Ioannina. From Thessaloniki you can cover a distance of 260 km. through Egnatia Road and arrive in Ioannina, or head to Konitsa. From Athens you can come to Ioannina via Patras, covering 445km., or via the National Road Athens - Lamia.
In Dikorfo in the village square you will find the old boys' school, the church of Saint Minas built in 1778 with the bell tower that was rebuilt in 1896, and the huge tree with a stone fountain. Located on a hill 2.5 km. over Dikorfo is the chapel of St. John. The chapel is in a great location with excellent view and you can easily visit it. South of the village is the monastery of Stoupainas. Near Dikorfo are the bridge of Captain Bear, the bridge of Stathis and the bridge of Siamainas.
For your stay in Dikorfo you can choose any of the hotels or guesthouses in the village. Undoubtedly your stay in the village will be pleasant and tourism infrastructure will serve the tastes of each guest. The village has also a restaurant and cafe.
If you visit Dikorfo, you can visit the neighboring villages of Central Zagori such as Manassis, Anthracitis, Elati, Asprageloi etc. Popular destinations close to Dikorfo is Ioannina, Metsovo and Konitsa.
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