Platanos is located between Agia Marina and Panteli. In the center of Platanos is Roussos Square, which has a plain tree at its center. The old tree was large and there was a tap but it was drained and in place there is a relatively new tree. Right opposite of the square is the Town Hall of Leros built in neoclassical style from the beginning of the 20th Century.
Next to the Town Hall used to be the Leros Club now the Lerian Library. In Platanos located as well the Center of citizen’s service KEP.
Around the square you will find many shops such as Fylakouris photography items and photo studio, boutiques, Souvlaki eateries, pastry shops, groceries and butchers, ATM, supermarket and cafeterias. Next to the supermarket is the taxi rank and opposite the bus stop.
Moving towards Panteli, you will find one more bakery, an electric appliances shop as well as a wine cellar and a mini market.
In Platanos you can go to the castle from the steps that located on the small road that goes up between the grocery shop and the bakers that goes to the church of Christ and the Church of Agia Paraskevi and Evangelismos.
From Platanos, two streets lead to Agia Marina, the first and central is the route that passes from Leros High School and the primary school where is as well the Archaeological Museum of Leros right next to the Primary School.
The other road is on the north side of the square after the souvlaki shop