Leros is a small island of the Dodecanese that remains untouched by mass tourism, so its villages keep their traditional style. The capital of Leros is Platanos that has spread and includes the coastal villages of Agia Marina and Pandeli.
Many hotels and accommodation are located around these villages.
After you have seen the best Leros villages, you can also find information about the best beaches in Leros.
Guide to 5 villages
Discover our guide to 5 Leros villages. They are all presented with a detailed description, photos and their location on a map of Leros. For the most popular ones, we also provide information about sightseeing in the area, a selection of hotels and reviews.
Description: Agia Marina is a popular tourist resort on the northern side of the island. The village is almost attached to Platanos and Pandeli, the other two close villages.
Description: Lakki is the main port of the island and one of the largest ports in Dodecanese. The visitors is impressed by the elegant architecture of the village, the wide streets and the good urban planning.
Description: Alinda is a nice seaside village with much tourist accommodation and nightlife. It gets pretty busy in summer.
Description: Pandeli is a small settlement almost attached to Platanos, the capital of Leros. It distinguishes for its Castle and the picturesque path with the windmills that leads to the castle.
Description: Platanos is the capital of Leros. This traditional village streches around two small bays and it is attached to the villages of Agia Marina and Pandeli.