#visitlesvos

Anise Festival at Lisvori

In August the annual Anise Festival takes place every year at Lisvori. Visitors from all over the island come to Lisvori to cherish its special ouzo accompanied by delicious food. This festival is complemented with music, dance and many support events, such as a photo...

Easter on Lesvos

Easter on Lesvos is the time of revival of age-old traditions and their symbolic content. Many of these customs have come down to us from the Asia Minor refugees, while others are local peculiarities. One of the most ancient customs in the Mediterranean countries is...

The Hot Springs at Polichnitos

The Hot Springs at Polichnitos are located on the banks of Almyropotamos River, one and a half km to the southeast of the homonymous town. These are regarded to be the hottest in Europe with temperatures ranging between 60° and 95° C. This temperature may be explained...

The Vatera-Polichnitos Wetland

The Vatera-Polichnitos Wetland located on the southeastern side of Kalloni Bay is a special type of wetland, resplendent in beauty. More than one hundred species of birds have been recorded living here, species such as herons, European shags, flamingoes, glossy...