Papingo Rock Pools, Papigko, Greece
On the way from Megalo Papigo to Mikro Papigo, about 500 meters before you reach Mikro Papigo. The Rogovo stream comes from the western tip of Tymfi and crosses the Megalo and Mikro Papigo. Following the path, after a few minutes you will see the first fonts. The fonts are actually cavities in limestone rocks created by the movement of the stream Rogovou waters.
When dams are closed pools are created by running, crystalline water, suitable ofor swimming during the summer months. But when the dams are opened and the flow of water is natural, you can observe the erosion of water on the rocks. During the summer months you can dive into the waters of a font.
According to the story, even Ali Pasha of Ioannina swam in fonts in summer period. Of course, water is always cold. Even if you don’t try a splash, you can enjoy the tranquility of nature with dense vegetation and gorgeous colors.
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