Picturesque and traditional pilion village with amazing view to Pagasitikos Gulf, with roughly 500 residents. It is 50 kms from Volos. Historically it seems that Lafkos with its fighters, contributed considerably in the fights of the release of Pilion from the Turks.
Today it is the seat of Municipality which numbers globally about 1850 residents. The locals deal mainly with the cultivation of olives and building -construction professions and tourism.
Lafkos with the magnificent stone paved square and the kalderimnia, with the many refreshing and shadowy plane-trees that in combination with the traditional fountain, the majestic, post-byzantine era's church, the Fabion Museum, the traditional cafes and lodgings of accommodation and the famous festivals on 26th July and 7th Septemper every year, composes an amazing environment that fascinates the visitors and makes them love Lafkos
Recently enough enterprises have developed important tourist activity and allocate appreciable infrastructures. They offer local traditional flavours and hospitality. It allocates also surgery, drugstore, petrol-station, bakery, market and ATM (PR0BANK).