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Escape from the city and relax & enjoy at the Philoxenia Hotel in Lefkandi

Kite & Wind Surfing

Explore an undiscovered oasis and local secrets at one of the most beautiful destinations in Greece and escape the crowded beaches of Europe. Evia Island delivers perfect conditions for kitesurfing. On Lefkandi we have the only kitesurfing school on the island with qualified instructors who teach according to the standards set worldwide by the IKO.

  • Kitesurfing Lessons & Courses
  • Kitesurfing Cruises
  • Windsurfing Lessons & Courses
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP)
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Trekking & Hiking

Trekking in Evia Island is different every season and there will be a variety of things to see depending on the season from gorges, mountains, beaches, rivers & ancient ruins.

Popular Destinations
  • Steni - Xerovouni
  • Agali Gorge
  • Zarakes Village - Beach
  • Dimosaris Gorge
  • & much more

Culinary & Wine tours

Central Evia is well renowned for its vineyards. The places called Ampelia, Mytikas & Ritsona are home to numerous wine producers with many awards worldwide. The Lilantion fields are known for their fertile grounds and many vineyards have been here for more than a hundred years but more & more producers have been emerging as people realize the quality of these fertile lands.


Harvesting and Winemaking


Wine-pressing and Food Events

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Scuba Diving

Have you always wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to try scuba diving or you are already an experienced diver Evia island is for you.

“seek adventure where others only dream”

Cycling Tours

Evia is just ideal for cycling around all year long. Whether you are an everyday mountain biker or a novice cyclist, there are many rides & tours in Evia island for you to enjoy.

* Stunning scenery, amazing beaches, and great food will leave you more than satisfied in your cycling adventure.

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Boat Tours & Sailing Cruises

Discover the mysterious beauty of Evia. Private Boat tours & Sailing Cruises for the whole family, your friends, or your loved one. Explore the Greek crystal clear waters, caves, and beaches hidden down the cliff. Live the adventure on the boat and relax under the summer sun!

* Aspronisi, Limionas, Zarakes, Egglezonisi, North Evian Gulf.


There are more than 24 fun destinations around Evia island for you to explore. There are many unique experiences packages for all to enjoy with each day trip designed to combine diving and touring, accommodating both divers and non-divers.

You can even combine it with a guided boat ride to these spectacular locations, enjoy refreshments and local delicacies along the way, and choose to dive or swim in each destination upon arrival.

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City Tours

You are invited to travel to Evia, the second largest Greek island, the capital of the island  (Chalkida) is the 10th oldest continuously occupied city in Europe. Here you will have the opportunity to go back in time and experience an unspoiled part of Greece with its spectacular scenery, beautiful coastline, traditional villages, and numerous beaches. There are medieval castles, museums, and Byzantine churches to visit whilst enjoying the local cuisine and wines at your leisure.

“The world is yours to explore”

Religious Tourism

Browse valuable religious destinations such as:

  • Saint David
  • Saint John the Russian
  • Transfiguration Monastery
  • Galataki Transfiguration Monastery
  • George Arma
  • St. Nicholas
  • and other important shrines spread over the entire area.
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Leisure Time

In our hectic, modern lives, many of us focus so heavily on work and family commitments that we never seem to have time for pure fun. Somewhere between childhood and adulthood, we’ve stopped playing. Lefkandi is perfect for you to relax, unwind & enjoy your leisure time.

“We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing”