Thesprotia is a regional unit of Epirus. Its capital is the town of Igoumenitsa which is a significant local and international port. From Igoumenitsa ferries depart for the nearby islands of Corfu and Paxos, and international ferries for Italy and Albania.
Syvota is one of the most popular resorts not only in Thesprotia but in Epirus as well, and it is visited by many tourists of all nationalities. It distinguishes with its extraordinary coastline and the cluster of islets around the village. In the area of Syvota you can find magnificent small beaches.