Travel to Plomari and explore a unique, authentic destination. Plomari in the south of Lesvos is one of the best choices for your vacation in Lesvos. Swim in the beaches of Plomari, visit the attractions and the museums, celebrate with the locals at the traditional feasts and taste the local food and drinks.
Plomari features some of the best beaches in Lesvos. Ayios Isidoros, Ammoudeli and Melinda are some of the most popular choices for swimming, while Tarsanas, Plakakia and Ayia Varvara are great choices for swimming as well.
As a traditional Greek village, Plomari and the settlements of the area have numerous churches and chapels. In Plomari, one may admire Ayios Nikolaos, Ayia Paraskevi, Ayios Ioannis and Ayios Panteleimon. In Megalochori the churches of Ayios Ioannis and Panayia are worth the visit. The church of Ypapanti in Playia and Panayia Evangelistria in Paleochori are also some of the most significant temples of the area.
The most popular museums in Plomari are the ones created by the local ouzo brands to present the history and the culture of one of the most famous Greek Products: Plomari Ouzo. Barbayianni’s Museum of Ouzo close to Ayios Isidoros is the oldest museum in Plomari presenting the procedure of ouzo distillation. The World of Ouzo by Arvanitis brand near Playa, showcases the ingredients, distillation and history of Plomari Ouzo. In the centre of Plomari, the Folklore Museum of Plomari includes traditional dresses and everyday tools of the locals life during the previous two centuries. At the Cultural Center in the restored building of one of the many soap factories of the town, the history and main tools of Soap creation are presented.