#visitlesvos

Kalloni

Kalloni is located on a large plain in the center of the island of Lesvos, at a distance of 40 km from Mytilini. The settlement presents a relatively rich historical past and this can be seen from the existence of many archaeological sites, such as Ancient Arisvi,...

The Women’s Agrotourist Cooperative at Parakoila

The Women’s Agrotourist Cooperative at Parakoila started in 2001 with 14 women. Membership today stands at eleven. The Cooperative members put in a lot of love and effort to produce their traditional products and delicacies, such as sweet fruit preserves, baked goods,...

The Women’s Agrotourist Cooperative at Skalohori

The year 2000 is the year of foundation for the Women’s Agrotourist Cooperative at Skalohori supported by the Municipality of Kalloni with an initial membership of 49 ladies. The main concept of this cooperative was to help women boost household incomes and make their...

Kalloni Bay (Natura Protected Area)

Kalloni Bay is the biggest of two natural gulfs in Lesvos. It is right in the center of the island and is connected with the Aegean Sea through a shallow and narrow strait 4 km in length. It is shallow since its maximum depth is 20 m, average depth is 10 m, measuring...

“Lefka” Women’s Agrotourist Cooperative at Agra

Their love for their hometown and their devotion to traditional Lesvian cuisine played the most important role in the creation of the “Lefka” Women’s Agrotourist Cooperative at Agra. Its name originated from the geographical distinction of upper and lower Agra, lower...