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Kastoriá lies on the neck of a peninsula jutting out into the picturesque waters of a lake. The charm of the old houses and numerous Byzantine churches has not been overwhelmed by its modern buildings. The churches - some are tiny - which are beautifully decorated with frescoes and sculptures were built by rich local families or by officials exiled from Constantinople to Kastoriá, a town which has prided itself for 500 to 600 years on being a fur trade centre.

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  • Panagía Koubelídiki, dedicated to the Virgin, is Kastoriá's only domed church, with an unusually tall drum. It was probably built in the mid-9C. The frescoes in the porch date from 1496. Those in the cross-plan interior are 13C, except for the ones i..

  • Anárgiri Varlaám Church Interesting

    r. Vitsiou GR - 52100 Kastoriá

    High above the lake, Ágii Anárgiri Varlaám, one of the largest churches in Kastoriá, was probably built in the 10C. It is dedicated to the physicians who practised medecine ''for no fee'' (anárgiros). The title is usually given to Saints Cosmas and D..

  • Old Houses Interesting

    GR - 52100 Kastoriá

    A few houses in the Macedonian style, built in the 17C and 18C by the rich local furriers, have been spared and have kept some of their charm. The Sapoundzís Mansion and the Tsiatsapás Mansion have been preserved in the Arozari quarter, but most of t..

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Hotels Kastoriá

  • Allahou

    Panagias Faneromenis 18 GR - 52100 Kastoria

    This former residence of neoclassic style, located in a quiet part of Kastoria, in the heart of the city, houses Allahou Hotel. Each room, different in decorative style, features en-suite bathroom, wired and wireless internet connection, satellite T..

  • Keletron Two stars Two stars

    11th November 52 GR - 52100 Kastoria

    Prix Prices from : 30 €

    Located at the start of the North Coast and a few minutes walk from the town hall, this hotel is ideally located for sightseeing. Its rooms feature a private balcony and parquet floors, and they are all equipped with orthopaedic mattresses. Other fa..

  • Europa Hotel

    Agiou Athanasiou 12 GR - 52100 Kastoria

    Centrally located in Kastoria within a minute walk from the lake, Europa Hotel offers a restaurant and fitness centre. It features a hot tub and modern-style rooms with free Wi-Fi. Featuring earthy colours, wooden flooring and draped curtains, all r..

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