Situated in the Aegean sea, this island is above 1600 square km in area. This island has been the setting of many a romantic poem by the famous writer Sappho, making it one of the best places to visit in Greece for honeymoon.
Distance From Nearest Airport: It has one airport called Odysseas Elytis(48.7 kilometers away from the Lesbos) from where the island is connected to all major towns like Athens, Lemnos etc.
How to reach: One can also come in by ship. It takes around 9-11 hours to come in from Athens of Lemnos.
Nearby Attractions: Lesbos forest, Mytilene castle, Molyvos castle, Sigri castle, Panagia Agiasos church, Taxiarchis monastery, Agios Raphael monastery, Lesbos’ Roman Aqueduct, Basilica Agios Andreas Eressos, Kremasti bridge, Klopedi temple, Ouzo Museum, Parakila museum, Mary Magdalene catacombs
Any other specialty: 12 churches in this area are a part of the World’s most endangered sites; famous for several traditional items native to this area like Ouzo, pottery etc.
Activities: Romantic walks across coastlines, visit to archaeological museums and old buildings, rejoicing in the natural beauty of the island