Leros in Greece is a laid-back island of the Dodecanese group, located close to Patmos and Lipsi.
To start with, holidays in Leros can’t be complete without some village exploration. The island has some picturesque little villages worth visiting!
Agia Marina with its signature flour mill, Pandeli with its medieval fortress, Lakki with its neoclassical architecture and Alinda with its relaxing atmosphere will make you feel as if you’re worlds away from modern civilization!
What’s more, Leros island boasts some beautiful, both organized and unorganized, beaches! Alinda and Vromolithos are organized, while the island’s coastline is fringed with small secluded coves. So, no matter if you seek total isolation or not, in Leros you’ll find the perfect beach for you.
Speaking of beaches, Leros has long been famed for its amazing seabed. Thanks to its reefs, little islets and shipwrecks, scuba diving is one of the must things to do in Leros!
For those who want to dig deep in the island’s history, you can visit monuments such as the Medieval Fortress above Pandeli and the War Museum, which is housed inside an authentic World War II tunnel!