E-mail Print

General Information for Kozani

Kozani At the crossroads, where Epiros, Thessaly and Macedonia meet, the nome of Kozani dominates. It is a complex of mountains, plateaus and fertile plains, where lovely towns and picturesque villages are built. Plentiful physical attractions, along with archeological and folklore interests have enormously increased the number of visitors.

Kozani, the capital (32,000 pop.), is built at the same place where a permanent settlement pre-historically existed. Findings of various items attest to the fact.


  • post-Byzantine churches of Sts. Nicholas and Demetrios
  • the Monastery of Ascession
  • various old mansions, among other sights.