We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
All photos (504)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ali pasha”(23 reviews)
“old city”(5 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
| Old Town, Ioannina, Greece
+30 2651 064065
Reviews (676)
Filter reviews
181 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews byzantine museum ali pasha old city coffee shop outer walls historical place nice walk walk around residential area living place rich history main gate understand how highest point narrow streets ottoman empire the heart of the city
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 181 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

The caslte is well kept, there are two very interesting museums operating in it, as well as a cute coffee house. The view of the lake is majestic!

Thank Billk_gr
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a pleasant place to wander if one has a little spare time on a visit to the pleasant lakeside city of Ioannina. The old walled castle dominates the area along the lake front at the foot of Ioannina's main boulevard. You will find...More

Thank greeklwy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This famous city monument is well preserved and free for all (you have to pay for the museum if you wish for more). There is ample space for kids to run and a cafeteria to relax. For the photography lovers, there are several spots with...More

Thank Pavlos_Del
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favourite place to hang out when I was there. It was really quiet inside at the time of the year I visited. The architecture is amazing.

Thank Alexandra006
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take 30 minutes during your twilight walk to explore the narrow streets of Ioanina's castle. The winding allies make you feel like it's the 19th century and you'll be rewarded with a lake view at its end.

Thank Anat S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to visit loannina and by the way waled inside. It was very nice and interesthing tour. We recomand on it. There is an old sinagoge also.

1  Thank gvarvar
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A must see location in Ioannina. A place where histories collide. Personal homes for the well off also included

1  Thank hdandreou
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Its a nice walk and adds a lot about the history of this region. There is much more to it than that meets the eyes.

Thank johannesb231
Reviewed 5 September 2018

........another set of old walls. Well, of course, that's what it is, but they are impressive walls in places. Best thing, though, is that once you pass through one of the gates into the enclosed area, it's a little oasis of peace and calm right...More

3  Thank lawdylawdy
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Although over a couple of centuries old, the walls are extremely well preserved. Unfortunately there are a few modern buildings inside the walled city that spoil the authentic atmosphere. Don't miss the "Iç Kale" part with Silversmith Museum, Byzantine Museum and Mosque.

Thank albul
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 31 nearby hotels
Hotel Metropolis
266 reviews
.10 km away
Heritage Hotels Kalari
153 reviews
.11 km away
Hotel Astoria
14 reviews
.18 km away
Hotel Antique
172 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 241 nearby restaurants
Metsovitiki Folia
661 reviews
.14 km away
Fisa Roufa
353 reviews
.06 km away
Oi Vlachi
270 reviews
.02 km away
Burger Home
127 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 65 nearby attractions
Silversmithing Museum
205 reviews
.48 km away
Archaeological Museum of Ioannina
117 reviews
.18 km away
The Clock of Ioannina
92 reviews
.35 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
14 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from eftapsich0s | Reviewed this property |
In the castele is free. But there is a museum inside but did not visited it.
Google Translation