Konispol


Konispol

Infobox Settlement
official_name = Konispol
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = flag|Albania
subdivision_type1 = District
subdivision_name1 = Sarandë
population_as_of = 2004
population_total = 3500
population_blank1_title = Language
population_blank1 = Albanian
latd=39 |latm=39 |lats= |latNS=N
longd=20|longm=11 |longs= |longEW=E
elevation_m = 389

Konispol, is the southernmost town in Albania. It sits 1 kilometre away from the Albanian-Greek border.The town's main interests are farming, agriculture and viticulture.

Κοnispol Caves

In 1992, 7 caves were discovered just north of the town. They dated from the Upper Paleolithic age to the Iron Age.

Location

Konispol is:
*191 kilometres (118 miles) from Tirana (Geographically and by road).
*1 kilometre (0.6 miles) from the Albanian-Greek border (Geographically).
*4 kilometres (3 miles) from Sagiada, Greece (Geographically).

External links

* [http://www.uta.edu/anthropology/petruso/iliria.1.htm Konispol Caves]
* [http://www.farsarotul.org/nl17_1.htm]


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