About 20km southeast of Lamia is the narrow pass of Thermopylae where, in 480 BC, Leonidas and a band of 300 brave Spartans managed to...
Lamia’s frourio is worth the hike just for the views. Within it is the Archaeological Museum , chock-a-block with amazing finds from...
Gorgopotamos Railway Bridge
The original Gorgopotamos Railway Bridge, 7km south of Lamia, was blown up by a coalition of British and Greek guerrilla forces on 25...
On a lovely square, Fitilis serves classic mayirefta (ready-cooked) dishes at value-for-money prices. If you're lucky, there might be...
Archaeological Museum information
Lonely Planet review
Lamia's frourio (fortress) is worth the hike just for the views. Within it is the Archaeological Museum , which displays finds from Neolithic to Roman times, including some Hellenistic children's toys.