Eressos

Eressos

Volcanic landscapes, remarkable historical monuments, old monasteries, beautiful beaches, superb facilities for accommodation and food. The birth place of the poet Sappho and the philosopher Theophrastos is a lively yet peaceful area. In Skala Eresos you will find one of the nicest sandy beaches on the island, with bars, café’s restaurants, taverna’s and accommodation right on the beach. Here you can also find a well know meditation center. Sigri is half an hour away and is a traditional fishing village with a Castle build by the Ottomans in 1757. Here you must visit one of UNESCOS global monuments, the Petrified Forrest and the Museum of Natural History. Worth visiting is also the first Digital Museum in Grrece, of the famous painter Iakovidis, in Hidira and also a bit further the Monastery of Pythari. East of Eresos you will find Mesotopos and to the north Antissa, home of the anciet poet and musician Terpandros.

Skala Eresos is located on the South West of Lesvos Island and it is approximately 92 Khms. away from the capital Mytilene. Eresos is only a five mins drive from Skala Eresos. You can reach Lesvos by plain or ferry and then catch a local bus from Mytilene, take a taxi or rent a car in order to go to Skala Eresos and Eresos.

Eresos and Skala Eresos offer a variety of accommodation for the visitor. You can choose to stay in studios, villa apartments, bungalows, small comfortable hotel and motels and beautiful 4 star hotels. You can choose to have sea view, a garden or village view. You can stay in a hotel for women or you may find a well-known meditation center is the right choice for you. You will find Eresos has many secrets to share.

Eresos is the place to relax on the beach, have a cocktail and enjoy the moment. But there is also great history to be found around here.

You can’t miss a great taverna or a stunning location for a bar here. They are all right next to each other and right there in front of you! In Skala Eresos you can choose from a small variety of tavernas and restaurants but be sure to stay the night because good company and great food is a wonderful combination that can keep you up for ever!