STAGE5 IOANNINA TO METSOVO 55Km 1.402m
START TIME : 09:00 am
Get ready to conquer mountain roads, where breathtaking vistas and cultural heritage await around every bend.
Leaving behind Ioannina’s lakeside allure, you’re about to ascend into the embrace of the Pindus Mountains on a route that promises both challenge and reward. As you pedal away, the city’s history echoes in the wind, and the ascent becomes a metaphor for the determination that fuels your adventure.
The route weaves through a landscape defined by mountain grandeur, where the rugged peaks , stand as silent witnesses to centuries of history. The air is crisp, and the scenery shifts from dense forests to open vistas, each curve revealing a new facet of the journey ahead. This stage may challenge your legs, but it rewards you with panoramic views that extend as far as the eye can see.
Approaching Metsovo, the air becomes crisp, and the energy of the mountains infuses your every breath. As you arrive in this mountain haven, the town’s hospitality and cultural richness welcome you with open arms. Embrace the local flavors, explore the artisans’ workshops, and immerse yourself in the charm of Metsovo’s way of life.
Accommodation in Metsovo to 4* Aroma Dryos Hotel & Katogi Averoff hotel
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