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The Virgin of Panteli Castle

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Amazing views from panteli castle

The walk up to the castle through the windmills is breathtaking, the views on the way up and when... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Known by various names this Castle is an absolute must for visitors to Leros. The Castle, perched... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alex C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The walk up to the castle through the windmills is breathtaking, the views on the way up and when you get to the castle you can see all over Alinda bay and Agia Marina stunning . The 400 steps to walk down are stunning and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the castle by car, you can also go on foot from a path. The entrance is free and you will enjoy nice views. There is also inside a church and a museum which exposes Byzantine items with entrance 2 euros. The environment of...More

Thank sa0610
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Known by various names this Castle is an absolute must for visitors to Leros. The Castle, perched on the top of a hill, dominates the skyline from all around (beautifully illuminated at night). Apparently it's easy to reach by road, but we chose to make...More

1  Thank Alex C
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The view is fantastic, the Chappell is beautiful. If you have time it is very easy to go. It worth it.

Thank tseliosg80
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We drove up to the castle after some trouble en route when helpful shop owner told us that the road was closed! We eventually found the route via Pantelli a couple of days later. The direction sign is visible only to people driving north! We...More

Thank BuckinghamshirePaddy
Reviewed 19 June 2018

There isn’t much to see of the castle itself but the views are stunning. Go up early or late it’s quite a steep and hot climb. 400 steps apparently, but once there it’s well worth the toil and the lady custodian is lovely. She gave...More

Thank Sally T
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Great views, unfortunately we were not able to visit with the caretaker. But well worth minimal 2 euro entrance

Thank Jim E
Reviewed 28 April 2018

The castle and museum are well worth a visit. After a long walk up, very steep paths at times, the sense of achievement you get is secondary to the views of the island you get from the top. The castle has a museum with many...More

Thank KatomeriKaf
Reviewed 2 November 2017

High above everything on the island, the castle and church are well worth the walk to the top. Lovely lady named Bella was very informative of the history of the church and area. Explored the castle ruins and enjoyed the view of the buildings and...More

3  Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We started the morning at Pandeli Beach and then walked up the switchbacking road to the ridge top overlooking the beautiful blue bay. Six picturesque windmills aline along this ridge just asking to be photographed. You can go through the gates and walk among them....More

5  Thank cymopterus
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Response from johnlongstaff | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it opens at 8am until 1pm , then opens again at 4pm until 8pm , hope you enjoy the stunning views, looks amazing at night when all lit up