Gera Beach - A Green Seaside Spot 12km from Mytilene
With its profound greenness, an array of good beaches and several small hidden coves, the Beach of Gera is one of the most romantic and astoundingly beautiful locations on Lesvos island. An ideal spot if you wish to veer away from the island’s main touristic spots, explore the hidden beauty of Lesvos or simply spend a day on some of the island’s best beaches, the coast of Gera will enchant you with its cool, turquoise water, green hillsides and plethora of modest dining establishments, where numerous dishes of only the freshest dish may be savored at the end of a relaxing day by the sea.
Arrive at Gera and you will have plenty of beach-going options to choose from. At a distance of 12 kilometers from the Lesvos capital, Mytilene, the main beach of Gera is bordered by pines and boasts clean, crystalline water and a relaxed ambience. The hot springs of Gera are present onsite, as are numerous rooms-to-let and fish restaurants - so if you do find yourself in the region, make sure to explore the beach, sample the thermal spa water and enjoy a meal in one of the local Lesvos tavernas.
In the vicinity of Gera beach, Tsilia is a picturesque seaside location that is perfect for swimming. Come here and discover the quiet inlet and chapel of Agios Nikolaos (Saint Nicholas) or go on to explore the small coves of Tsafi, Fara, Gialiotissa and Ligonari. Ideally suited to lovers of seclusion, they are some of the most tranquil places to be discovered in Lesvos island.