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Take a road trip along the coast from Preveza to Parga and get to know this magnificent region; savor the breathtaking views and visit the outstanding historic monuments, discover the picturesque harbour towns and get a taste of the delicious food. From the largest ancient city in Greece, founded in 31 BC by Octavian (Augustus Caesar) in commemoration of his victory over Antony and Cleopatra at Actium, to Natura 2000 protected wetlands and the charming city of Preveza, this go-slow region offers sights from across the centuries and a whole host of unforgettable experiences.

THE OLD TOWN AND HISTORIC CENTRE OF
PREVEZA FOR DELICIOUS FOOD, PEOPLE AND
YACHT—WATCHING.

THE ANCIENT CITY OF NICOPOLIS ACTIA,
FOUNDED IN 31 BC BY OCTAVIAN (WHO IN 27 BC WAS TO BECOME THE
ROMAN EMPEROR AUGUSTUS)
IN COMMEMORATION OF HIS
VICTORY OVER ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA AT
ACTIUM.

THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM OF NICOPOLIS,
DISPLAYING THE IMPORTANT POSITION OF THE
ANCIENT CITY OF NICOPOLIS ACTIA, IN THE
CONTEXT OF THE ROMAN AND BYZANTINE
EMPIRES AS WELL AS ITS ROLE BETWEEN ROME,br> AND CONSTANTINOPLE.

NECROMANTEION OF ACHERON, THE MOST
IMPORTANT “ORACLE OF THE DEAD” DURING
THE ANCIENT TIMES, WHERE ACCORDING TO
HOMER WAS THE DOOR TO HADES, THE REALM
OF THE DEAD.

THE SITE OF ANCIENT KASSOPI, A CITY
FOUNDED IN THE MIDDLE OF THE 4TH
CENTURY BC AS THE CAPITAL OF THE
KASSOPAEANS, A SUB—TRIBE OF THE
THESPROTIANS, AND BUILT ON A
MAGNIFICENT AND REMOTE TERRAIN
OVERLOOKING THE SEA, THE AMBRACIAN
GULF, AND THE FERTILE LANDS TO THE
SOUTH.

THE HISTORIC MONUMENT OF ZALONGO AND
THE HOMONYMOUS ARTWORK BY SCULPTOR
GEORGE ZONGOLOPOULOS, A MONUMENTAL
SCULPTURE (18M × 15M) CREATED IN 1961 AS A
UNIVERSAL SYMBOL OF FREEDOM IN THE
MEMORY OF THE SOULI HEROINES.

KOKKINOPILOS, AN IMPRESSIVE SITE
CONSISTING OF A GROUP OF RED—BED HILLS
(HEIGHT 100—150M) OF GEOLOGICAL AND
ARCHAEOLOGICAL INTEREST.

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