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Arta is the capital of the Prefecture of Arta and the second largest city of Epirus after Ioannina. At a distance of three hours from Athens is an area where you can enjoy picturesque villages of unique beauty, imposing mountains, areas with firs, plane trees and chestnuts as well as magnificent lagoons and running water.
Sights to visit when you are in Arta:
The trademark of the city is the “bridge of Arta”, which became known from the legend of the Master Builder who "built" his wife to land the bridge. It is a stone bridge over the river Arachthos, of the 17th century AD, the construction of which was completed during the years of the Despots of Epirus. It has a length of 145 m.
The plane tree of Arta
On the left bank of the river Arachthos, near the place where the first hidden arch of the legendary "Bridge of Arta" is located, there is an imposing Platanos, which is called the plane tree of Arta or otherwise the Platanos of Ali Pasha. This plane tree has been declared a natural monument since 1976.
Castle of Arta
Arta Castle is one of the most beautiful castles in Greece. It is a typical example of Byzantine art and was built in the 13th century by the Komnenians, the lords of the Despotate of Epirus.
Arta is famous for its citrus fruits, kiwis, dairy products, handicrafts and tsipouro. Do not forget to buy or try its traditional products.
Today, Arta is a modern city, pedestrianized which offers tranquillity and beautiful holidays. It has a history, amazing nature nearby and is a beautiful destination for two-day or more day getaways. It has many shops, cafes, bars and restaurants and is a vibrant city as there are a large number of young people or students studying there.