Life

Parga has beautiful areas to explore. You can also stroll in the local market, visit the ancient castle or enjoy Greek cuisine! Feel the essence of the Ionian.

Photo of life in Parga.

Stuff to explore

Parga and the surrounding areas have many restaurants and seaside taverns serving fresh fish and unique local recipes. The character of the city is lively and modern but also with intense elements of the past. Place for daily meetings is the main road in front of the port, where every evening you can enjoy the sunset, while the sun disappears in the Ionian Sea, between the Castle and the Island of Virgin Mary.

The entertainment in Parga begins early in the morning and never stops. With idyllic walks and tours, with small stoned paths and traditional good food. Even when the daylight doesn’t reflect in the Ionian sea, Parga has many surprises for you and as long as the night is coming around the city reveals to you picturesque taverns by the sea or inside the small paths, tranquil and lounge places for your drink, but also and vigorous and entertaining rhythms for those who seek this kind of entertainment.

In Parga and the wider region you could enjoy many sports, marine and other, since there are facilities for diving, water skiing, fishing, wind – surfing, hiking, bird watching, rafting, mountain biking, paragliding and horse riding.

Dining

Vekios Cafe & Restaurant

Vekios Tavern is overlooking the Valtos beach and the Venetian castle, serves lunch during the day and grills upon the evening. At night this unique scenery offers a romantic atmosphere where guests can enjoy octopus, shrimps, squid as well as a wide variety of Greek dishes. Vekios Tavern is not only a destination for you but also for your kids, there is a kids menu and a playground available!