Lihada - Evia

Welcome to Lihada, a picturesque region located in North Evia, Greece. Nestled amidst stunning natural landscapes and offering a tranquil escape, Lihada is a dream destination for travellers seeking a relaxing and authentic Greek experience. Moreover, just off the coast of Lihada lies a captivating group of small islands called Lihadonisia, adding another layer of enchantment to this already captivating region.

Lihada is known for its serene ambience and unspoiled beauty. The area is blessed with lush greenery, crystal-clear waters, and a charming coastline that stretches for miles. Nature enthusiasts will find themselves immersed in a world of breathtaking landscapes, from dense forests and meandering rivers to cascading waterfalls and hidden caves waiting to be explored.

For religion enthusiasts there are a number of monasteries to visit that are home to religious relics, art and history, such as the church of Agios Ioannis Rosos (Saint John the Russian), the monastery of Saint David and more.

Lihadonisia - Evia

Holidays to Evia Greece

The nearby Lihadonisia islands are a hidden gem of Evia. Comprising a cluster of islets, these small paradises are often referred to as the "Greek Seychelles." Each island boasts its unique character and charm. Imagine yourself sunbathing on secluded beaches, surrounded by turquoise waters and soft, powdery sand. Snorkelers and divers will delight in the underwater treasures, as these islands are home to vibrant marine life and colourful coral reefs.

For those seeking adventure, Lihada offers an array of outdoor activities to keep you entertained. Hiking trails crisscross the region, leading you through verdant forests and revealing breathtaking viewpoints along the way. Take a stroll through nature, breathe in the fresh air, and let the beauty of the surroundings rejuvenate your soul.

Agios Georgios - Lihada

Agios Georgios - Lihada

Situated in the heart of Lihada, the charming town of Agios Georgios invites visitors to experience the authentic Greek way of life. This picturesque town is characterized by its traditional architecture, narrow cobblestone streets, and warm hospitality. Agios Georgios exudes a serene and laid-back atmosphere, making it an ideal destination for those seeking a peaceful retreat.

The town is centred around the beautiful Agios Georgios Church, which stands as a testament to the region's deep-rooted religious traditions. Visitors can admire the church's stunning architecture and step inside to soak in its peaceful ambience. Surrounding the church, you'll find cosy tavernas and cafes, where you can relax and savour delicious Greek cuisine while enjoying views of the town square.

Agios Georgios is also a gateway to the natural wonders of Lihada. Just a stone's throw away, you can explore the lush green landscapes, rolling hills, and pristine beaches that make this region so enchanting. Take a leisurely hike through the surrounding countryside, breathe in the fragrant scents of wildflowers, and let the serenity of nature wash over you. The nearby coastline beckons with its crystal-clear waters, inviting you to swim, snorkel, or simply bask in the sun on the sandy shores.

Each year two religious festivities take place - one at Agios Georgios on the Savior’s day (Sotiros) on the 6th August and the other at Lihada for the day of Panagia on the 15th August. Both are a true example of Greek traditions with food, folklore music and dance.

For your transport you must know that there is a ferry connection from the Fthiotida’s coast, by the ports of Glyfa and Arkitsa. The ferry connection from Agios Konstantinos is no longer operating. Agios Georgios is also a gateway to the natural wonders of Lihada. Just a stones throw away, you can explore the lush green landscapes, rolling hills, and pristine beaches that make this region so enchanting. Take a leisurely hike through the surrounding countryside, breathe in the fragrant scents of wildflowers, and let the serenity of nature wash over you. The nearby coastline beckons with its crystal-clear waters.