A beautiful cotage for nature lovers and mountain sports. It can accommodate up to 3 adults and 1 child
The ground floor includes a large living room with fireplace, dining room, kitchen, bathroom with shower, and a terrace with view to the village.
Upstairs a large master bedroom with great romantic canopy bed, and another full bath with open iron bathtub, Venetian mirror and bronze handmade sink.
Amenities: Fireplace, T.V, DVD, hairdryer and central heating.
In the paved courtyard there is a wooden Hot-Tube and a sauna with view to the whole village and the valley. Even a large built 6 persons jacuzzi and a Hamman is available in the basement. These SPA benefits afforted by appointment and with extra costs
General Features: Ground floor 32,70 m2 - 1st floor 32,70 m2 - Total = 65,40 m2
The house is located in the village "Ano Pedina", ideal starting point for the journey of initiation into the secrets of Zagori, and provides easy access to other settlements (such as Aristi, Papigo, Vitsa, Monodendri, Koykoyli, Kapesovo, etc). It is 35 Km from Ioannina and about 7 Km from the Vikos Gorge.
Zagorohoria are a unique residential, historical and cultural union of 46 villages north of Ioannina basin in the northwest extremity of Pindus.
Zagori is divided geographically into three sections: the Central, West and East Zagori with twenty, ten and sixteen villages respectively.
Today Zagorohoria keep intact their cultural heritage in an attempt to continue the traditions and customs of the region. The distinctive architecture, traditional music, the natural beauty, the wild beauty of the mountains and the rich flora and fauna of the area are the characteristics that make it stand out.
‘Ano Pedina’ is an old, traditional village that retains its original architectural character, without subsequent surgery. It is located in a relatively short distance (35 mm) from Ioannina, almost on the new road that connects the West with the Central Zagori.Its location in the center of Zagori, provides easy access to other settlements (such as Aristi Papigo Vitsa Monodendri, Koukouli, Kapesovo etc).
Picturesque village is built among five hills around a cold stream - hence ‘Soudena’ the old name of the village (it's Slavic word meaning "cold place").
The special feature of the settlement of ‘Ano Pedina’ are dozens threshing, the grain storage huts and feed that surround their homes. Almost every home has a threshing floor, but since 1970 no longer used.
It is one of the beautiful villages of Zagori, offering easy access to major attractions both in the village and the surrounding area (such Kokoris Bridge, Rogovos Monastery, Vikos Gorge, Astraka, Oxia, etc).
Inside the village there is Lampriadeios School, ‘Evagelistria’ Byzantine monastery, the church of St. Demetrius, with magnificent frescoes and murals, the monastery of Agia Paraskevi, mansions and public buildings, such as schools, chapels that are scattered around the village, etc.There are also several taverns, a 'cafe' and several hotels.
At a distance of 6 km is the Vikos Gorge, and 8 km o Voidomatis River.
Today Ano Pedina is the most populated villages in Zagori. It has about 100 residents, including many young people.
The strong morphological terrain with its steep rocky slopes, high peaks and gorges, makes Zagori the most appropriate area for nature lovers and mountain sports. Several alternative tourism companies are active in the area that can give you the opportunity to participate in activities such as:
Ski at Vasilitsa