is a coastal settlement in the southern part of Thesprotia's prefecture
. It is one of the main resorts of Epirus
and for this reason, every summer brings together a large number of Greek and foreign tourists.
The village is built in a small bay where there are plenty of islands. Thus, a beautiful landscape is created, combining the green of nature and the turquoise of the sea. The main islands are Saint Nicholas and Mavro Oros.
The excellent beaches
, which stand out for their rare and unique natural beauty, are within walking distance from the village.
See all the beaches of Sivota
is known for the naval battle among the Corinthians and the Thesprotians against the Corfiots in 433 BC during the Peloponnesian War.
During the Ottoman rule, the name of the village was Mourtos that persisted until the late '50s.
The importance of the past, succeed to remain up to date. Syvota
is a starting point for an excursion to the monuments of Epirus, an experience which will remain indelible in memory of all of those that will live it.
is a place full of activities. Those who decide to spend their holidays there, they should not miss the following:
Excursions to Paxos, Parga and to the surrounding villages