#visitlesvos

Tsikhranda

Close to Filia and Skalohori one can visit the coves of Mikri Tsikhranda and Megali Tsikhandra. Mikri Tsikhranda is a cozy, idyllic beach in the middle of a green valley, ideal for anyone yearning for calm vacations. Megali Tsikhandra is the site for the Aghios...

Petra Beach

Petra Beach is located on the northern coast of Lesvos with an extensive sandy shore and clear waters. There are a few tamarisks growing on the beach. There are modern amenities available to visitors such as reclining beach chairs, umbrellas and children’s playground,...

Anaxos

Anaxos Beach is located at a distance of 2.7 km approximately to the west of the traditional town of Petra. This beach, almost 700 m wide, is a sandy beach with modern organization, such as recliner beach chairs, umbrellas, changing booths and showers. The view to...

Ambelia

Ambelia Beach is located on the south coast of Lesvos, close to the town with the same name. Its coastal line is 700 m. long and is covered with sand with fine-grain pebbles. There are picturesque tavernas catering to traditional Greek cuisine lovers. During the...

The Church of the Dormition of the Theotokos at Petra

One of the most beautiful and original religious centers on Lesvos may be found in Petra, namely the Holy Church of Panagia Glykophilousa (the Sweet-Kissing Theotokos). The church is built on top of a 40-m tall rock and the visitor may reach it by climbing 114 stairs...