Beaches

Anaxos
Anaxos
Drota
Eftalou
Eresos
Eresos
Hrousos
Kanonaki beach
Melida
Molivos
Nufida
Petra
Skala Kallonis
Tsonia
Vatera
Vatera
Vatera
ksabelia

If you fancy spending your holidays doing beach resort activities, the organized beaches of the island offer you any kind of amazing watersports.  Mytilini Beach Tsamakia (the only pay beach on the island), Molyvos, Petra, Anaxos, Sigri, Skala Eressou, Skala Kalonis, Vatera and  Agios Isidoros are the well organized  beaches of Lesvos.

If you prefer more romantic atmosphere there are beaches in small bays and in picturesque hamlets, where you can spend many hours chilling out. Charamida, Agios Ermogenis, Kanoni, Petalidi, Skala Mistegnon, Skala Mpaltzikiou (Nees Kidonies), Pedi, Tsonia, Kagia, Eftalou, Faneromeni, Nufida, Melinta, Tarti, Evriaki, are ideal choices.

If don’t like the crowed places and you want challenges you can easily enjoy the tranquility of exotic landscapes and  the quite of isolated and unexplored beaches, just few kilometers off road. Ftelia, Ligonari, Tsilia, Mersinia, Drota, Agios Fokas, Ahladeri, Apothica, Podaras, Chrousos, Tsichlionta, Arxaia Antissa, Tsamour Limani, the small and the big Tsihranta, Geni Limani, Palios, Agios Stefanos, are some of the proposed beaches.

Without any doubt all the beaches of Lesvos are special. The organized ones are for those who like fun and entertainment all day, the less crowed ones attract visitors that adore authenticity and tranquility without being completely private, while the most desert and pure ones are for visitors that prefer alternative holidays so as to be in a complete and peaceful coexistence with the nature.

Definitely you will find more beaches -smaller or bigger ones-, if you go there by boat, or decide to explore them blow by blow. The most reachable beaches of the island are the following:

  • Tsamakia (Mytilini)
  • Kanoni (Thermi)
  • Petalidi (Thermi)
  • Skala Mpaltzikiou (Mystegna)
  • Skala Mistegnon (Mystegna)
  • Xampelia (Mantamados)
  • Pedi (Mantamados)
  • Kohilopotamos (Mantamados)
  • Agios Stefanos (Pappa)
  • Tsonia (Kleio)
  • Kagia (Sykamia)
  • Eftalou (Eftalou)
  • Molyvos Beach (Molyvos)
  • Petra Beach (Petra)
  • Anaxos (Anaxos)
  • Chihranta (Sigri)
  • Gavathas (Antissa)
  • Faneromeni (Sigri)
  • Sigri Beach (Sigri)
  • Skala Eresou Beach (Skala Eresou)
  • Chrousos (Mesotopos)
  • Tavari (Mesotopos)