Arta is located approximately 170 miles (274 kilometers) from Athens, the capital of Greece, and about 70 miles (113 kilometers) from Corfu.
It's hardly surprising Arta is such a hotspot for with international and local vacationers alike; the region is criss-crossed with fascinating things to see and do. You'll find Preveza, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the northeast, and Kanallaki 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the east.
Once you've fully explored Arta, why not check out the nearest regional center. Lefkada lays 25 miles (40 kilometers) away and is home to visitor attractions such as Nidri Waterfalls, Egremni Beach and Perigiali Beach. Phonograph Museum, Gialos Beach and Lefkada Harbor Park are other attractions here that should be on every visitor's to-do list.
Religion is a illuminating element of every community's DNA, so be sure visit the area's many churches and other places of worship. Expand your mind by visiting Greek Mainland's great art museums, theaters and history museums.
If you want something a little different from sightseeing, why not indulge in the local watersports? Swimming and canoeing are both well-established here. Why not combine education and relaxation during your stay by joining one of Arta's fascinating city walking tours.
Before you return to the comforts of home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond Yiá sou (farewell).