Epirus

Epirus is a region in the west of . The beaches of the coast are developed for tourism and well visited, while the mountainous interior receives little attention, even though it is one of the most beautiful landscapes in Greece.
Photo: Joerg, CC BY 2.0.

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is a beautiful small town in whose old town is surrounded by tall defensive walls. Photo: Philos2000, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in northwestern , capital of the , which is part of Epirus region. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city in the region of Epirus, northwestern , located on the northern peninsula at the mouth of the . Photo: Harrygouvas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, is a coastal city in northwestern . Photo: Jeanhousen, CC BY 3.0.

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is a small town on the Ionian coast of mainland , just between the cities of Igoumenitsa and Preveza, in the region of Epirus. Photo: Samulili, CC BY 2.5.

, also called Zagohoria is a municipality in Epirus with an area of some 1,000 km², 46 villages and thus 4 inhabitants per km². Photo: stefg74, CC BY 2.0.

is a village and a former municipality in , Epirus, . Photo: ERWEH, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.

is a village and a former municipality in the , Epirus, . Photo: Tsaktsiras, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small beautiful village on the northwest coast of in the region of Epirus. Photo: Jeanhousen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Epirus

Latitude of center
39.2365° or 39° 14' 11.4" north
Longitude of center
20.7147° or 20° 42' 53" east
Population
354,000
Elevation
407 metres (1335 feet)
Geo­Names ID
6697804

Also Known As

  • Albanian: Epiri (periferia)
  • Albanian: Epiri
  • Arabic: Epiros
  • Arabic: إبيروس
  • Arabic: ابيروس
  • Armenian: Էպիրոս
  • Armenian: Էպիրուս
  • Asturian: Periferia de Epiro
  • Azerbaijani: Epir (periferiya)
  • Azerbaijani: Epir
  • Basque: Epiro
  • Belarusian: Эпір
  • Bengali: এপিরাস অঞ্চল
  • Bulgarian: Епир
  • Catalan: Epir
  • Catalan: Ipiros
  • Chinese: Epirus Tōa-khu
  • Chinese: 伊庇魯斯
  • Chinese: 伊庇鲁斯
  • Chinese: 伊庇鲁斯大区
  • Croatian: Epir
  • Croatian: Periferija Epir
  • Czech: Epeiros
  • Czech: Epir
  • Czech: Epirus
  • Czech: Épeiros
  • Danish: Epirus
  • Danish: Epirus Region
  • Dimli (individual language): Epir
  • Dutch: Epirus
  • English: Epirus Periphery
  • English: Epirus Region
  • English: Ípeiros
  • Esperanto: Epiro
  • Estonian: Ipeiros
  • Estonian: Ípeiros
  • Estonian: Ípeirose piirkond
  • Finnish: Epeiros
  • Finnish: Epirus
  • French: Épire
  • Galician: Epiro
  • Galician: Épiro
  • Georgian: ეპირი
  • German: Epirus
  • German: Ipeiros
  • Greek: Ήπειρος
  • Greek: Περιφέρεια Ηπείρου
  • Gujarati: એપિરસસ પ્રદેશ
  • Hebrew: אפירוס
  • Hindi: एपिरस क्षेत्र
  • Hungarian: Epirusz
  • Indonesian: Epiros
  • Indonesian: Epirus
  • Italian: Epiro
  • Italian: Regione dell'Epiro
  • Japanese: イピロス
  • Japanese: エピルス
  • Japanese: エピロス
  • Japanese: エペイロス
  • Japanese: エーペイロス
  • Javanese: Epirus (periphery)
  • Javanese: Epirus
  • Kannada: ಎಪಿರಸ್ ಪ್ರದೇಶ
  • Korean: 이피로스
  • Korean: 이피로스 주
  • Korean: 이피로스주
  • Korean: 이피로스 지역
  • Kurdish: Epirus (parêzgeh)
  • Latin: Epirus
  • Latvian: Epīras perifērija
  • Limburgan: Epiros
  • Limburgan: Epirus
  • Lithuanian: Epyro periferija
  • Lombard: Epir
  • Lombard: Epìr
  • Macedonian: Епир
  • Malay: Epirus
  • Marathi: एपिअरस प्रदेश
  • Min Nan Chinese: Epirus Tōa-khu
  • Mingrelian: ეპირიშ პერიფერია
  • Northern Frisian: Epirus
  • Norwegian: Epirus
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Epeiros
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Epiros
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Epirus
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ipiros
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ípiros
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Epeiros
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Epiros
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Epirus
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ipiros
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Çamëria
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ípiros
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ήπειρος
  • Persian: استان اپیروس
  • Persian: ایپیروس
  • Polish: Epir
  • Portuguese: Epiro
  • Portuguese: Epirus
  • Portuguese: Çamëria
  • Romanian: Epir
  • Romanian: Epirus
  • Russian: Эпир
  • Scots: Epirus (region)
  • Scots: Epirus
  • Serbian: Periferija Epir
  • Serbian: Епир
  • Serbian: Периферија Епир
  • Serbo-Croatian: Periferija Epir
  • Sinhala: එපිරස් කලාපය
  • Slovak: Epirus
  • Slovenian: Epir
  • South Azerbaijani: اپیروس اوستانی
  • Spanish: Epiro
  • Spanish: Periferia de Epiro
  • Spanish: Épiro
  • Spanish: Ήπειρος
  • Swedish: Epirus
  • Tamil: எபிரோஸ் பகுதி
  • Telugu: ఎపిరస్ ప్రాంతం
  • Thai: อิไพรัส
  • Turkish: Epir
  • Turkish: Epirus
  • Ukrainian: Епір
  • Urdu: اپیروس (ریجن)
  • Urdu: اپیروس (علاقہ)
  • Urdu: اپیروس
  • Vietnamese: Epirus
  • Waray (Philippines): Epiros
  • Welsh: Epiros
  • Welsh: Epirus
  • Western Armenian: Իփիրոս
  • Western Panjabi: صوبہ ایپیرس
  • Wu Chinese: 伊庇鲁斯 (大区)

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