Leros is a small island on the south eastern side of the Aegean Sea, with traditional villages and relaxing beaches. The main villages in Leros are Platanos (the capital town), Panteli, Agia Marina and Lakki, while tourist places include Agia Marina, Alinda, Panteli and Vromolithos. Leros villages has authentic architecture with Medieval and Neoclassical elements. Especially Lakki is a place with evident Neoclassical style and a large natural port. The port villages in Leros, where the ferry arrives, are Lakki and Agia Marina.
Apart from cozy villages, the island also has nice beaches. The beaches in Leros are actually small bays, mosty with pebbled seashore and trees that provide natural shade. Some Leros beaches are organized, while few others are totally secluded and can be reached only by foot. Here are the most famous villages and beaches in Leros. Each location is presented with detailed text, map and occasionally photos and close sightseeing.