Kastoria is a picturesque city located in the West Macedonia, known for its serene beauty and rich history. Nestled on the shores of Lake Orestiada, the city is famous for its Byzantine and Ottoman-era architecture, offering a glimpse into the region’s past.

Kastoria is a haven for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. The surrounding mountains provide a stunning backdrop for hiking and exploring the lush landscapes. The lake itself is a popular spot for boating and fishing, with its crystal-clear waters reflecting the surrounding landscapes.

In addition to its natural beauty, Kastoria boasts a vibrant cultural scene. The city is home to numerous museums and art galleries showcasing the region’s unique heritage. 

Visitors can admire exquisite Byzantine frescoes at the Byzantine Museum, or explore a vast collection of local textiles at the Kastoria Folklore Museum.

The city is also known for its delicious local cuisine, with many traditional taverns offering mouthwatering dishes made with locally sourced ingredients.