An international lighthouse day is a worldwide event celebrated on the August 19 each year, even in Greece. For this occasion, 27 lighthouses in different destinations in Greece will be open to visitors between 10am and 8pm. If you are willing to visit one of these, here is a list of some, placed close to the most popular spots our guests choose for their vacation (all are marked on google maps to find them easier and see a photo)

  1. Halkidiki - Possidi

  2. Thessaloniki - Aggelohori - Megalo emvolo

  3. Gerogopotamos - Kefalonia

  4. Gourouni - Skopleos

  5. Akrotiri - Santorini

  6. Keri - Zakintos

  7. Drepano - Chania - Creete

  8. Plaka - Limnos

  9. Korakas - Paros

  10. Aleksandroupoli

  11. Kaki kefali - Halkida (za ne koji su na Eviji)

  12. Vasilina - Evia

  13. Monemvasia - Peloponnese

  14. Lakka - Paxi

  15. Kavos Papa - Ikaria

An unusual lighthouse is in Angelohori nearby Thessaloniki, with an archaeological site (the same as Poseidon's temple in Possidi). A worth visiting is also the Gerovassililiou winery where you can taste some of the best Greek wines.

Written by: Ivana Stanojević