Sivota or Mourtos , is a seaside tourist resort, in an area which is full of olive trees and beautiful beaches with separated coasts. Various plots say that village called Mourtos by Turkish, but in 1959 because of the battleship of Sivota, which was done in 433 BC named Sivota.
It is located only 24km. south of Igoumenitsa, opposite Corfu. The natural beauty of the region attracts not only Greek but foreign holidaymakers presenting considerable increase in last years. Sivota with Plataria, Faskomilia, Scorpina, Argyrotopo and Polyneri, are the Municipality of Sivota, established Plataria.
Based on Sivota you can visit many remarkable sights, with tourist and archaeological interest and many natural beauties. Some of the places to visit are Kasswpi, Nicopolis, Nekromanteio, Zaloggo, Ioannina, Dodoni, Zagorohoria, Canyon of Vikos, Preveza, Igoumenitsa, Parga, Arta.