Lentil Festival

Lentil Festival

Head to the mountain hideout of Egklouvi at the beginning of August for lots of locals, laughter and lentils! This festival celebrates the harvest of the village’s prized crop, starting with a church service to honour Archbishop Donatos. Then it’s time for lentil soup, sardines and wine, followed by dancing, music and more wine!
Elati Mountain

Elati Mountain

Vafkeri, Lefkas

Feeling adventurous? Hike to the highest point on the island. Elati Mountain is known for its rocky terrain and panoramic views from the top. The trails can be quite advanced, so make sure you’ve sussed out...

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Walking trails

Walking trails

Lefkas

Lefkas is an island built for get-active types, especially hikers. If you want to immerse yourself in the beauty of nature, there’s no better trek than across Melissa Gorge. Just picture butterflies fluttering...

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Siflogo Winery

Siflogo Winery

Nikiana, Lefkas

This is a wonderful, peaceful place to try traditionally-made wine. It’s aged in French oak barrels and you can choose from white, red and rosé varieties, all in a spectacular vineyard setting. The winery dates...

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