Map of Lesbos (Lesvos)

Lesbos or Lesvos is the third largest Greek island after Crete and Evia with an area of 1636 square km. and a coastline of 370 km.

The island of Lesvos has a population of 90,634 inhabitants. It belongs to the Northern Aegean Region and the Prefecture of Lesbos.

The island produce very good quality of ouzo and some of the best known brands of this beverage come from the island of Lesvos

The island’s capital is Mytilene built on the south-eastern tip of the island a modern city which is administrative, commercial and cultural centre of the island with a population of 27,247 inhabitants.

It is the seat of the county and the region, and the Ministry of the Aegean. Major towns on the island are Agiasos, Plomari, Agia Paraskevi, Polichnitos, Kalloni..