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Things to do in Lesbos Prefecture

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Museum
“For centuries Lesvos lived thanks to olive oil production. In this museum this process is very well presented in an amazing old olive press building.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“At this little village you can find almost anything that you might need, from bakery and pastry to mini markets and grocery stores. Also Baluhanas is a gorgeous restaurant right above the sea waves. Enjoy your dinner during sunset.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Famous among locals, Tarti beach is hidden in the Gulf of Gera. Many tourists travel to this crystal clear turquoise beach with their boat/yachts. Despite its natural beauty, Tarti still remains one of the most serene beaches in Lesvos.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
  • 1 local recommends
Cafe
“Enjoy your coffee with a breath-taking view with the amaing hostess Margarita and ask the for a horse ride on the mountain trails”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“"Φλοίσβος" // ήσυχο ταβερνάκι στο λιμανάκι της Σκάλας Λουτρών, με θέα τον Κόλπο της Γέρας και φρέσκα μεζεδάκια.”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Vigla is the tavern with the best view on the cliff over the sea. Ideal for dinner during sunset.”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“Panagia Kryfti can (and better to) be accessed boat from Vatera or Plomari. This hidden bay has a small yet picturesque beach which is worth visiting. There is a small chapel of Virgin Mary hidden amongst the rocks. Legend has it that a maiden sought refuge from the Ottomans and settled there. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“εκκλησία της αγιας μαγδαληνής με τις κατακόμβες και τον θαυμαστό τρόπο που βρέθηκε εκεί η εικόνα της! στην πλατεία του χωριού ωραίο μέρος για καφεδάκι κάτω απο πλατάνια!”
  • 1 local recommends