Located in the northern Aegean.
You can get there by plane with flights from Olympic and Aegean to the Airport “Odysseas Elytis” (MJT). You also have the alternative to travel by boat from Piraeus with NEL lines and ANEK Lines.
It is generally fairly large island, but not developed to its full extent. So in the city not need transport, distances are small and very easy to walk. If you want to explore the island, you definitely need a car.
You will find several beautiful listed buildings, but the hallmark of the island is the Castle. It is very well preserved and open to the public. Visit and the view will be rewarding.
There are several museums to visit on the island. The most important is the Archaeological Museum of Mytilene, the Museum of Folk Art and the Museum of Modern Art.
You will find several very nice beaches with crystal clear waters. The most known beaches are Thermi, Petra, Skala Eressos, Molyvos and Kalloni.
The Island is really beautiful! Do not miss the opportunity to discover the whole Island and also do plan to visit the small villages which have amazing sceneries. Climb the mountain at village Agiassos and you will truly forget that you are an island. Enjoy the journey and the nature, and certainly try to pass by the village of Lesvos parathallasio to enjoy the ouzo!