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Ecomember 2016

Rejuvinating Yoga retreat at Toumba-Milies

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  “Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” — Albert Einstein Combine a two day yoga workshop with yoga teacher Leo Peppas at his house in Milies, with a two nights stay at Toumba ecological farm. Toumba and Milies offer the perfect environment for a healing and inspiring yoga retreat. You […]

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Hike to the Valley of the Mills

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Circular walk Petra – Petri – Valley of the Mills – Petra Total Distance: 10 km Duration including stops: 6-7 hours Level of difficulty: Easy The trip We start our hike in Petra, in the north of the island. A small asphalt road leads us up to the little village of Petri, which is a […]

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Petra, Lafionas and Agios Alexandros

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Circular walk Petra – Lafionas – Agios Alexandros – Petra      Total Distance: 15 km Duration including stops: 6-7 hours Level of difficulty: Easy The trip We start our hike in Petra on the north coast of Lesvos. We walk past blooming gardens and later on through old olive groves until we reach the tiny mountain […]

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To the top of Mount Lepetymnos

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Circular walk Lepetymnos – Peak – Argenos – Lepetymnos Total Distance: 13 km Duration including stops: 6-7 hours Level of difficulty: Medium The trip We start our hike on top of the mountain in the village of Lepetymnos (334m above sea level). From here we reach the ruins of Chalikas.  Our path leads us in […]

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Hike ‘Aegean Sea and Olives’

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Circular walk around Skala Sikaminias and visit to the olive oil museum in Agia Paraskevi Total Distance of the hike: 8 km Duration including stops: 7-8 hours Level of difficulty: Easy The trip The meeting point for our tour is Kalloni, from there we head north. Our hike begins in Skala Sikaminias, a beautiful fishing […]

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Nature tour to the West

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This is an unforgettable nature tour through the volcanic landscape of West Lesvos. It takes you to a fairytale forest with volcanic rocks and unique flora, like black pine trees and the yellow rhododendrons which flower in April-May, to the top of Mount Ilias (895 meters high), to the famous taverna of Liota, the sandy […]

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A visit to the goat farm

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Emma and Kostas invite you on their ‘Hidden Gem Goat Farm’. “The Hidden Gem Goat farm is a beautiful little working farm set in stunning surroundings just on the outskirts of the enchanting village of Molyvos. We are set amongst olive trees and fruit trees and have a lovely view of the stone built village […]

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Kayaking to the islets

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Join us on a kayak excursion from Anaxos beach! We are heading for the island of Saint George (Rabbit Island) and its smaller brother. On the tour we make several stops on the islets, for swimming, snorkeling and lunch. The trip starts at Anaxos Beach, at Lakis’ Watersports (opposite Palatino). From 10:00 to 15:00h, lunch […]

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Explore the old Vrisa – Nigida

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Circular walk Vrisa – Langada – Nigida – Vrisa Total Distance of the hike: 13 km Duration including stops: 7-8 hours Level of difficulty: Medium The trip We begin our walk in the charming village of Vrisa at the lovely plateia. We follow a clean river through a valley called Langada, which is well known […]

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Hiking around Skala Loutron

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Circular walk Skala Loutron – Agios Ermogenis – Skala Loutron Total Distance of the hike: 10 km Duration including stops: 7-8 hours Level of difficulty: Easy   The trip We begin this hike in Skala Loutron at the Gulf of Gera. This area is hardly touched by tourism; you will see secluded bays, beautiful little […]

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On foot to Mount Olympos

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  Circular walk Agiassos – Mount Olympos – Agiassos Total Distance of the hike: 10 km Duration including stops: 6-7 hours Level of difficulty: Medium   The trip We start our tour to the summit in the village of Agiassos, one of the most fascinating mountain villages of the island of Lesvos. This lovely village […]

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Rock climbing at Panagia Krifti

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Join us on a brand new climbing adventure along the south coast, at Panagia Krifti! Kostas Mougklolias, climber and climbing trainer certified by the Hellenic Federation of Mountaineering and Climbing, created 26 climbing routes on this location. ‘Panagia Krifti’, less than 10 kilometers from Plomari, is a wonderful natural place with big rock faces and […]

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Discover Lesvos on the bike

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Lesvos Ride gives you the unique experience to explore Lesvos by mountain bike or trekking bike. Book your own hotel or apartment and choose which tours (if not all of them!) you would like to join. Together with the passionate initiators of Lesvos Ride, Pandora Travel is happy to make all the arrangements for you: […]

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Horse riding around Molyvos

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We give you the unique opportunity to explore the surrounding of Molyvos on horseback. Ippos is a small and authentic riding school in Molyvos that has kind and trustworthy horses. A variety of excursions are available for all levels of riding. All rides are under the supervision of a qualified instructor consisted of small group, […]

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Sailing to Tokmakia

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One day sailing to the Tokmakia with captain George! Step aboard in the harbour of Molyvos, Petra or Mytiline. Tokmakia attracts you like the ancient Sirenes when you pass by. George will guide you on an amazing sailing trip with lots of unforgettable moments in crystal clear waters. Spend the day swimming, snorkeling, bird watching, […]

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Day cruise to Skala Sikaminias

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We sail from the harbours of Petra and Molyvos along the Northern coastline passing the hot spring of Eftalou and enjoying great views of Turkey. In the picturesque fishing harbour of Skala Sikaminias you can admire the beautiful church, take photographs and have a nice meal in one of the tavernas (not included). It is […]

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Minicruise to the island of Saint George (Rabbit Island)

We sail from the harbours of Petra and Molyvos to the deserted island of Saint George for swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing and a picnic. We provide snorkels and parasols. Included: Picnic of cucumber, tomato, feta cheese, bread, 1 glass of white wine or soft drink. Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday Departure from Petra: 11:00h Return: ca. […]

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Sunset cruise to the island of Saint George (Rabbit Island)

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We enjoy a beautiful sunset at sea with appetizers. We sail in the evening from the harbour of Petra to the harbour of Molyvos. We will visit the sea-caves near Molyvos and the deserted island of Saint George (Rabbit Island) Included: Cucumber, feta cheese, bread, 1 glass of white wine or soft drink. Tuesday, Thursday, […]

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Scuba Diving in Petra

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Pandora Travel offers beginners and qualified divers the opportunity to discover the underwater world along the coast of Lesvos. Beginners can follow a beginners course in combination with two dives (€90,-). Qualified divers are able to choose between several beautiful dive locations, like the Lamna Reef, the Korakas wrack and the Tokmakia islets. The price […]

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Barbecue on the island of Saint George (Rabbit Island)

The captain of the Calypso will treat you to the very well kept secrets of the Greek kitchen. We sail from the harbours of Petra and Molyvos to the deserted island of Saint George for swimming, snorkeling, sunbathing and a perfect meal. We provide snorkels and parasols. Starter: Sausage, cucumber, feta cheese, eggs and bread. […]

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Wild horses tour

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This is an adventurous tour through the beautiful nature of North East and Central Lesvos. We will visit the medieval bridge of Kremasti, the ruins of a basilica, the waterfalls of Man’Katsa and the clay pools in the area of Palios (breeding area of the Ruddy Shelduck). With a bit of luck you will see […]

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Pandora’s crystal tour

This is an unforgettable nature tour through the green south of Lesvos. We drive through the pine forest along Megalo Limni, to the marble top of Mount Olympos (968 meters), through the chestnut forest behind Agiassos to a old quartz rock quarry and to the mineral stone beach of Melinta. Here you will have the opportunity […]

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Agii Anargyroi, Mixou, Tsilia and Avlonas

This nature tour brings you to the tranquil green oasis of Agii Anargyroi, a beautiful place of pilgrimage and relaxation, then through the impressive mountains of Mixou to the cave of the Holy John, across the mountains via Karionas to the south coast, a swim stop on the deserted sandy beach of Tsilia, and for lunch […]

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To the amazing South East

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Join us on a nature trip to the area south of the capital Mytilene! The harbours of Kountouroudia and Skala Loutron along the Gulf of Gera, the breathtaking beach of Agios Ermogenis, the chapel of Panagia Amalis in the pine forest, the mountain top of Profitis Ilias above the capital city and much, much more. […]

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Two days nature around Gera

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Combine the two nature tours of Pandora Travel along the Bay of Gera with an overnight stay at Toumba, the horse farm in the mountains close to Milies. You’ll spend the night in a beautiful lodge with breathtaking views over the south coast, far away from civilisation. The first day we will drive to the tranquil […]

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South West Adventure Tour

2 days/1 night getaway This getaway takes you off the beaten track and shows you the green south and the volcanic west part of Lesvos. Be prepared for the adventure of a lifetime. Highlights of the first day are visiting the ruins of the Ottoman village of Klapados, climbing to the snow-white marble top of […]

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Toumba ecological farm

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Welcome to Toumba, a unique ecological farm set among the beautiful mountains of South Lesvos. Here is a remote holiday resort with a unique atmosphere – the perfect place for total relaxation, horse riding, mountain biking, hiking or meditation. If you need a break from the daily stress, Toumba is the place to go! Facilities […]

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Hiking & Cruising

A beautiful walk along the coast between Eftalou and the picturesque fishing village of Skala Sikaminias. We will pass the hot springs of Eftalou and continue along Golden Beach to a track that follows the coastline until it reaches Skala Sikaminias, famous for its fish restaurants and beautiful harbour. You can also choose to walk […]

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Hike – Monasteries trail

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We start this walk about 2 kilometres out of Kalloni, at the Mirsiniotissas convent. From there it takes about an hour to walk to our second monastery, the Leimonos, over the old kalderimi, and another 45 minutes to the monastery of Agoi Anargyroi. We can visit the monasteries of Mirsiniotissas and Agioi Anargyroi (now renovated […]

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Photography workshop with Tzeli

Tzeli Hadjidimitriou

Tzeli Hadjidimitriou, the well-known photographer and travel writer, invites you to a photographic day-workshop in Molyvos or Petri. Tzeli will use the local architecture in order to show you how to compose using colours and how to get the special feeling of a foreign place. Tzeli: “What I am really doing in the workshops, is […]

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