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Plakidas Bridge | Zagori

Updated: Nov 20, 2019

A stone bridge built in 1814 situated between the villages Kipi and Koukouli, in Central Zagori.

Photo by: Erik1980, Zagori - Kipi bridge, CC BY-SA 3.0


It was initially a wooden bridge, but the abbot of Kipina monastery financed its improvement to save it. Thus, the bridge is also called Kalogeriko (means: of the abbot). Its name Plakidas is due to a person with this surname who repaired it. The bridge was used for transportation between the villages of Kipi and Koukouli.


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