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Igoumenitsa, Igoumenitsa, Thesprotia,Epirus

Castle of Igoumentitsa

  
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Castle of Igoumentitsa
Location:
Inside the park overlooking the port of Igoumenitsa in Epirus
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Epirus
Thesprotia
Municipality > Town:
City of Igoumenitsa
• Igoumenitsa
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 50 m 
Time of Construction   Origin
15th century  
VENETIAN
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Castle Type   Condition
Walls  
In Ruins
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A relatively unknown castle, well hidden in the urban grove of Igoumenitsa. It was built by the Venetians, probably in the beginning of the 15th century and it was destroyed also by the Venetians in 1685.


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Access
Approach to the monument:
The ruins of the castle are inside the park of Igoumenitsa. above the port. Although it is not a big park, the ruins are not easy to be spotted.
Entrance:
Free access


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