Lake Vegoritida, Arnissa

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Lake Vegoritida, also known in the past as Lake Ostrovo, is a large natural lake in western Macedonia, northern Greece. It is situated 6 km northeast of Amyntaio and 18 km west of Edessa, at 540 m elevation. The Voras Mountains lie to the north. It belongs party to the Florina Prefecture and partly to the Pella Prefecture.Sources K. Fytianos, V. Samanidou, T. Agelidis. Comparative Study of Heavy Metals Pollution in Various Rivers and Lakes of Northern Greece. Chemosphere, Vol.16, Nos.2/3, pp 455–462, 1987
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  • In our crossed the Balkans, we are here in a magical place, a bivouac that leave us a very good souvenir by its beauty and the tranquility of the place. We are at Arnissa on the edges of the Lake Vegoritida, a large natural lake of 54.3 square km, and 540 m of altitude, located north of the Greece. my desire to make beautiful pictures was happy.
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  • Magical place with images taken from a fairy tale ... the most beautiful location of the pond is Arnissa for lunch is Saint panteleimon is also nearby and Andros ... worth it for a ekdromoyla
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  • Leaving Macedonia and crossing into Northern Greece en route to Thessaloniki, we checked our map and detoured from the E-65/E-86 Florina - Edessa highway to check out yet another spectacular lake. Thi...  more »
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  • The Lake has an area of 54.31 km2, maximum length maximum width 14.8 km, 6.9 km, maximum depth of 70 m and is located at an altitude of 540 m. History Along with other lakes in the region was an important productive core, around which settlements were developed from the early antiquity. This is documented by random, superficial findings although so far no has promoted systematic archaeological research. Beyond the narrow production of importance was and still is a place of outstanding natural beauty that is attractive for a considerable number of visitors, obtaining in this way a new productive importance to a second level.
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  • The spectacular views and the natural serenity that you offer a magical experience for something different!
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  • Wonderful views. View Lake.
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  • Beauty and Charm!!!!!!!!
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  • Very beautiful pond, deserves more exposure. Worth the visit.
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