Karpenisi, a "diamond" city in the heart of Evritania!
Karpenisi is an ideal destination for lovers of nature and adventure with uniquely beautiful gorges, admirable waterfalls, pine forests and rushing currents that take your breath away! Walk to the "Panta Vrehi" gorge (always raining is the actual translation) whose waterfalls create ponds where you can cool off while swimming during the summer months. Choose one of the many climbing routes and discover the hidden beauties of the mountain, while for ski lovers, the ski resort in Velouchi has 9 slopes and offers unforgettable experiences.
Karpenisi has a rich history to tell, so get to know it through its monasteries and its folklore museum. Discover the city through beautiful walks in its picturesque alleys and enjoy your coffee or your meal in one of the many shops of the beautiful central square, with the plane tree generously offering its shade.
Enjoy local flavors in Karpenisi
In Karpenisi you will enjoy unique local flavors. Try wild boar stew, lamb with oregano, braised pork with greens, village sausages with leeks, local pies and river trout. Also, your meal will be accompanied by the excellent cheeses of the area, such as feta and the local tsalafouti cheese. When leaving, do not forget to get local trahana, mountain tea and honey from the area.
Best time to visit Karpenisi
Karpenisi is beautiful and hospitable all year round. You can visit it in winter for winter activities and skiing but also in summer, for exploring nature and diving in the waterfalls.
How to use transportation in Karpenisi
Transfer from/to Karpenisi
The way to reach Karpenisi is through the road network, 75 km. from Lamia. If you do not travel with your own car to enjoy the beautiful route and the beautiful place, you can take the bus.
In Karpenisi, you will definitely need your car to move to the surrounding area.