Kozani is the capital and largest city of the region of Western Macedonia, built between the mountain ranges of Vermio, Bourinos and Pieria, at the northwest of Lake Polyfyto.
The city is connected by air with Athens and Kastoria to Kozani National Airport "Philippos", while there is a railway connection to other cities via the Kozani Railway Station and a road with intercity buses from KTEL Bus Station. Kozani.
For your safe travel to Kozani and the surrounding areas, a rental car from Imperial Car Rental will prove to be very useful.
In many parts of Kozani, antiquities have been discovered from the prehistoric to the Byzantine period. To the east of the city was found a necropolis of the Iron Age, while other findings testify to the existence of one of the oldest cities of ancient Elimeia, with its acropolis on the hill of Agios Eleftherios.
Traces of settlement of the 12th and 13th centuries, under the name Kalyvia, were found at Sopotto Hill.
Kozani is a vibrant city with features that are worth seeing.
Visit to the center of Kozani, the Historical-Folklore & Natural History Museum, which is housed in a building of traditional Macedonian architecture, the Archaeological Museum that is housed in a mansion, the Museum of Contemporary Local History and the Municipal Paper Station operating in the Lassani Mansion.
Visit the Kouri Park, Agios Dimitrios Park and the Kozani Municipal Gardens that offer oxygen in the city, as well as the Metropolitan church of Agios Nikolaos (17th century) with the important frescoes, the wood-carved iconostasis and the bell-tower symbol of Kozani.
With Rent A Car, you can visit the nearby towns and villages with natural beauties and archaeological sites, such as Aliakmonas Lake, Polygytos Lake, Servia and Velvento with the canyon and the waterfall.
East, visit Vergina or Ancient Aigai with the Ancient Theater, the Eukleion Sanctuary, the Palace and the Royal Tomb Museum with exquisite exhibits.
Do not miss to visit Veria with its traditional architecture in its old neighborhoods and numerous Byzantine and post-Byzantine churches. In the center of Veria is the Bus Station KTEL. Imathia, the Veroia Railway Station and St. Patapios Archaeological Site with the Step of Apostle Paul.
With the convenient car rental service offered by Imperial Car Rental, get to know the beautiful Naoussa at the foot of Vermio, in a green setting of indescribable beauty. At the entrance of the city you will be amazed by the landscaped flower garden, while the Agios Nikolaos Alcove will offer you invaluable moments of relaxation between plane trees, oak trees, springs and ponds. In the center of Naoussa, the trademark of the city is the Clock Tower and Obeliskos, while in the same area is the Naoussa Railway Station.
A little further north you will see Skydra and the fabled Edessa, the city of water and the plane trees with the archaeological site of Logou and Agra lake.
Continue your exploration with Imperial Car Rental and discover the scenic Nymphaea and the beautiful Ptolemaida, near Lake Vegoritida and the magical Florina, a dazzling city as a movie setting but also vibrant and joyful. Do not miss a visit to the Prespa National Park before you reach Grevena, the youthful running town, the stone bridges, the Grevena cave in the Venetian valley, the more than 1,300 species of mushrooms that grow in the area and the bones of the mammoth elephants they lived here 200,000 years ago.
Your trip to Kozani and your sightseeing in West Macedonia with the comfort of travel offered by the car rental service Imperial Car Rental will be one of your most beautiful travel experiences that will make sure you repeat at the first opportunity!