Mithymna Beach

Mithymna Beach

  • Mostly hetero
  • Public beach
  • Little Infrastructure
  • Fun & games
  • Food & drink
  • Excursions
  • Water sport & adventure
  • Water fun
  • Walking
  • Outdoor Adventure

The town of Mithymna is an hour and a half drive north from Skala Eressos. Its harbor - awarded the European Blue Flag for cleanliness - is the perfect spot for snorkeling, windsurfing, and paddle boarding. The beach itself is pebbly, but the ocean floor is soft sand and the water is pristine. Flanking the water are a number of tavernas and hotels, should you decide to spend the night. Swimmers should be aware that this area is known for sea urchins.

Mithymna, Lesbos Prefecture, Greece

The Sea Horse

  • Budget hotel
  • LGBTQ-friendly
Olive Press Hotel

  • Boutique hotel
  • LGBTQ-friendly

A favorite with visiting artists, poets, and politicians, Ermis Ouzeri consistently makes the list of the top ten restaurants on the island of Lesvos. Technically an ouzo bar, the food is the real star, with...
  • CafĂ© or Bistro
  • Greek
2.4 km
I Eftalou
1 review

Those on their way to Mithymna for the therapeutic springs should be sure to stop at I Eftalou, across from the small beach just before the bathhouse. Said to serve the best spinach pie on the island, it...
  • Beach
  • Local Cuisine