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Attractive clock tower

.......and very useful when in Ioannina (perhaps for the evening, so not driving) to note that if... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
lawdylawdy
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Beautiful

A beautiful location in a beautiful town. The clock and the lake are amazing. the town has great... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Kostis m
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London, United Kingdom
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Plateia Andrea Papandreou 5 | Averof, Ioannina 45221, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Large clock tower in Ioannina. Surrounding the clock is a small park. There are nice views overlooking Lake Pamovitis and ‘lower’ Ioannina from a nearby terrace. I would have stayed longer, but the adjacent park seemed unkempt (including a dead cat rotting on a main...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

.......and very useful when in Ioannina (perhaps for the evening, so not driving) to note that if you can see the clock tower, there's a taxi rank just a few metres away from it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lawdylawdy
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A beautiful location in a beautiful town. The clock and the lake are amazing. the town has great locations for shopping and food

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Kostis m
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This attraction is exactly what it sounds like. It’s a small clock tower. It is pretty and looks cool but it’s just a quick “oh look at that” sort of deal. The garden surrounding it is cool however. It is pretty with flowers and groomed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

This clock is pretty interesting and it's the most common "meet point" in Ioannina city.But according my opinion most interesting and beautiful than this clock,is the hidden and not very known park behind it.Stunning view above the town and the lake.Peaceful,with big trees and full...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ΑΝΑΣΤΑΣΙΑ Σ
Reviewed 5 March 2018

You will be passing this clock on your way to the lake. Esp. during the night where you can see the lights.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ConstantinosK1
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This clock was built in dedication to an Ottoman sultan’s jubilee.You can still see the Ottoman imperial insignia on it. However from a sight vale perspective it’s not something really fascinating .

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Spiros T
Reviewed 27 December 2017

A walk in the center of Ioannina will give an idea about how the people live in this town . The city has a university thus you meet a lot of young people that give a live tone in town .

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank n0tis
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This clock was constructed by Pericleus Melirritus. It was ordered by Osman Pasha, the governor of Epirus to celebrate the jubilee of Sultan, Abdul Hamit the Second. The clock is an alloy of three civilization (Greek, Turkish, Venetian) and for that reason is considered a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank ArcasTravelServices
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

It is a simple clock tower from the time of the Turkish occupation. It was a gift to the local ruler for his 30th coronation. It is a nice piece in the park that displays various monuments to the Greek people. Also a good meeting...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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