Imagine stepping back in time, into a village bathed in the golden hues of the Aegean sun. Narrow, cobbled streets lined with whitewashed houses adorned with vibrant bougainvillea become your passageway to a bygone era.

This is Lefkes village in Paros, where history whispers secrets on the wind and the essence of Greece unfolds before your very eyes.


Nestled amidst verdant hills cloaked in olive groves and fragrant pines, Lefkes village sits regally at an altitude of 300 meters, offering breathtaking panoramic views. Once the island‘s medieval capital, it exudes a charm that transcends time. Wander through its quite labyrinthine alleyways, each turn revealing a hidden gem – a quaint taverna serving mouthwatering local specialties, a charming boutique showcasing artisan treasures, a flower-filled balcony boasting breathtaking views of neighboring Naxos, or beautiful windmills and dovecotes, reminiscent of a bygone era.


Echoes of the Past

Crafted by Venetian hands centuries ago as a refuge from pirate raids, Lefkes Paros, Greece retains its authentic character and unspoiled nature, with an architectural heritage blending tradition with elegance. Wondering what to do in Lefkes? Well, to begin with pay a visit to the magnificent Church of Agia Triada, the village’s main church, a beautiful Byzantine structure built with fine white marble that gleams under the sun. Another must-see of Lefkes’ attractions is the Folklore Art Museum, where a treasure trove of local tools and clothing paints a vivid picture of the village’s rich past.


The Soul of Lefkes

But Lefkes is more than just a museum piece. It’s a Greek village bursting with life. As the afternoon sun dips low, lose yourself in the symphony of laughter spilling out from tavernas, the aromas of traditional recipes wafting from local kitchens, and the lively murmur that fills the picturesque village square.


Beyond the Village Walls

For the adventurous souls, the Byzantine Road awaits. This ancient pathway winds its way through the countryside, connecting Lefkes to the villages of Prodromos and beyond. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of nature, breathe in the crisp mountain air, and discover hidden gems along the way.

Festival Under the Stars

On the first Saturday after August 15th, Lefkes comes alive under the summer night sky. It’s the biggest celebration in the village, transforming Lefkes into a bustling stage for the Karavola Festival. Immerse yourself in the infectious energy of traditional dances, savor delectable Parian flavors, and raise a glass of local wine under the starlit sky.


Your Luxurious Paros Escape

While Lefkes offers a glimpse into Paros’ authentic past, Summer Senses Resort on Punda Beach, just a short 10-minute drive from the village, whisks you away to a world of modern luxury. Here, you’ll find spacious suites, pristine pools, and impeccable service, all designed to pamper you in style.   Imagine unwinding by the resort’s pristine pools with a cocktail from the bar or savoring eclectic flavors at the acclaimed Galazia Hytra restaurant as the soothing atmosphere washes over you. What a perfect way to end a day exploring the island!