#visitlesvos

Octopus Festival at Nees Kydonies

To the northwest of Thermi Spa Town, specifically at the village of Nees Kydonies, the Octopus Festival is held on an annual basis in the beginning of August. This seaside village is famous all over Greece for its fresh fish and seafood caught every day by the local...

Skala Mistegnon

Skala Mistegnon Beach is on the eastern coast of Lesvos, 16 km from the city of Mytilini. Only one part of this beach is organized, offering showers, changing booths, umbrellas and reclining beach chairs. Visitors may be served by the restaurants and refreshment...

Kanoni Thermis

In the Thermi Spa City there is a seaside settlement to the north of Mytilini, Kanoni Beach. Access to this beach is easier either by car or by local bus service with regular routes scheduled throughout the day from Mytilini to Thermi and back. Kanoni is ideal mainly...

Xambelia

This beach is located 22 km from Mytilini. This has organized bathing facilities with warm waters and golden sand beaches, just right for anyone longing for a quiet swimming experience under umbrellas and reclining beach chairs on offer. There are tavernas close by...

The Holy Monastery of Saints Raphael, Nikolaos and Irini

The Holy Monastery of Aghios Raphael is located in the northeastern part of Lesvos, 3 km from the town of Thermi. This is a two-storey church with impressive hagiographical content. The present monastery was built on the site of an older Early Christian basilica,...