|Address||Tsopelas, Τζουμέρκα, Tzoumerka, Ioannina, Greece|
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The settlement Tsopelas is located in Epirus and specifically in the prefecture of Ioannina. According to the 2011 census in Tsopelas lived 164 permanent residents. The village belongs to the Municipality of North Tzoumerka and is a settlement of Pramanda. Built at an altitude of 788m. and surrounded by green trees, Tsopelas is known as the village of art, as there you can admire the ancient musical instruments and jewelry by George Polyzos. Also, in the village are organized many events and Tsopelas is known for his relationship with rebetiki music.
Tsopelas is 57 km. away from Ioannina, 296 km. from Thessaloniki, 421 km. from Athens and 227 km. from Patra.
In Tsopelas you can see the monastery of Agia Paraskevi located just outside the village, while in the region will pique your interest and other churches such as the Church of Asproklissias and the Monastery of Kipinas. What you definitely should not miss is the cave "Anemotrypa". It is a cave with stalactites, stalagmites, waterfalls, lakes and underground river. Also interesting are the largest arched bridge in the Balkans, the bridge of Plaka, the traditional watermill of Christoi, the mountain lodge "Straightening" and the water of the Skala sources has healing properties. Those interested in mountain climbing or hiking will find appropriate routes in Strogoula. Natural beauties in Tzoumerka are countless, among them are the lush forests, rivers, mountains, waterfalls and other beautiful and impressive landscapes. Remarkable buildings, temples, wells, threshing floors, watermills, fountains and bridges are found everywhere in Tzoumerka.
For your stay in Tsopelas there are many accommodations, including hotels, hostels and rooms that are addressed to different tastes of visitors and promise to offer a comfortable and pleasant stay in the village. In the cafes and taverns that exist in Tsopelas you can taste the traditional Epirus flavors such as local meats, pies and pastries.
Near Tsopelas are located Ioannina and Arta, which is about 65 km. away. Some of the nearby villages are Christoi, Kistades, Paleochori, Pramanta etc.
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