Castle Vigla is 1.5 km away from Lakki, Lero's central port and 5 km away from Platanos, this complex connects to the rest of the island with an excellent road network. There is daily ferry connection with Piraeus-Patmos-Kalymnos-Kos-Rhodes and air connection with Athens.

The nearest beaches, organized or not, are located at 500m (Vourlidia-Tourkopigado), 800m (Velanidia), 1000m (Vromolithos). Tourists can take daily boat tours to close small islands (Lipsi, Arkioi, Agathonisi, Marathi, Aspronisia tc).