Lampinou

The fascinating beach.

Sense the tranquility and peacefulness, and experience the immense natural beauty where the sea and the mountain coexist harmoniously creating magnificent sceneries.

  • The old spring water fountain (Kria Vrisi)
  • The old monastery of Lambidona

A tiny but beautiful sandy beach that is developed northeast of the homonymous settlement Lampinou (Labinou). The beach is enchanting is surrounded by tall rocks, green vegetation and the crystal clear waters of the Aegean sea.

Infrastructure

The beach provides beach umbrellas and chaise lounges, which will be free only if you arrive early with a small picturesque sea side tavern which offers food and valuable shade.

Sights

Close to the village and on the way to Lampinou we admire an old spring water fountain (Kria Vrisi) on the bed of a stream, next to an old olive press turned into a cottage.

A little further down, on the way to the village’s lovely sandy beach, you have an impressive view of the old monastery of Lambidona, standing above the sea. It was built in 1796 by craftsmen from Zagori of Epirus. Restauration works are in progress. Dedicated to the Dormition of Virgin Mary, its annual feast is on August 23rd. The monastery is.

Special Experience

Sense the tranquillity and peacefulness, where one cannot help but unwind and relax in the vast natural beautiful setting. At the beach frame rocks which shape small caves, making the place ideal for fishing with a rifle-harpoon.

Experience the immense natural beauty where the sea and the mountain coexist harmoniously creating magnificent sceneries and adore the hidden picturesque villages with their unique architecture and their distinctive beauty by following one of the suggestions below.

Another 3 km south of the Xourixti you find the quiet and traditional village Lampinou. After crossing the neighbour woods passing in front of the monastery of Panagia Lampinou which stands out with its elegant architecture. You get from here to the beautiful sandy beach Lampinou through the old forest starting from the Lampinou village square and going further down to Lambidona monastery. Then you follow the asphalt to end up at Lampinou beach at the Aegean sea. You can continue walking from Lampinou beach to Limnionas and Milopotamos beaches to the north. You must arrange beforehand how to come back, e.g. by taxi, minibus or the regional line bus passing from the main asphalt road  above the beaches.)

If you want you can also visit the natural park of Agrias Zois and Agios Dimitrios –Itamos which is located in between Milies, Xouricti  (Xorichti) and Lampinou villages.

Access

It is a very small beach, quite organized, with sand, located in the village of the same name and 3km from the central road. You can leave your vehicle where the road stops, and walk for a while (approximately) 100m to the beach. Very close to the beach, you will find the Monastery of Panagia Lampidonas.

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