SAMOS ISLAND EXPLORER | since 1998 online
Samos unit of Aegean University was established in 1987. It’s headquartered in Karlovasi of Samos island
Lekka village It’s built in a green landscape with outstanding northeast views to Aegean sea till Asia Minor coasts and Karlovasi town lying ahead.
is another monument of Samos with remarkable frescoes dating from the 17th century
The church of the monastery is in Byzantine style, and at first was built around the end of 18th century, by a farmer. At 815 was chosen by the monk Neophytos, for him to live in isolation and so begins the story of the monastery …
Platanos is located at the center of the island. Lying at the west foot of “Ambelos” (or Karvounis) mountain, 11 km distance, south from Karlovasi, with excellent north, south, west views to Aegean sea and to the island of Samos.
it’s a scenic, sandy beach, with relatively difficult access, since required walking for about 20 minutes, but can also reach the beach by boat, which organizes all day long excursions (pic nic) from Pythagorio port.