Travel to Mytilene

Travel to Mytilene

Book your flights to Mytilene and experience the traditional Greek way of life first hand. Golden sandy beaches, impeccable architecture, art museums and byzantine monasteries sit pleasantly side by side in this enchanting city.

Top 5 things to do in Mytilene

  • Stroll the main bazaar street, Ermou, which goes from port to port – it is a great place to pick up a souvenir or two
  • Explore the islands past through the ruins of the Mytilene Castle, which sits amidst a pine-forested hillock in the Northeastern part of town
  • View the original works of famous Greek artist and folk hero, Theophilos, at the Theophilos museum.  The museum showcases beautiful pieces of art from the primitive painter
  • If you are a lover of seafood, a stop at a fish tavern located on the harbor should not be missed
  • Discover some of the Turkish influences left behind from the 19th Century, like the Yeni Tzami mosque - one of the city's few Ottoman-era mosques to survive

Plan your Mytilene holiday

Mytilene experiences wonderful summers, making it the best time to visit. If you prefer cooler climes, you may want to book your flights to Mytilene in the winter months instead.   

Etihad Airways offers some great flight deals to Mytilene, allowing you to make the most of the peak season. With such a popular tourist season, we recommend booking your tickets to Mytilene a few months in advance so that you can plan your holiday at leisure. Hotels in Mytilene embrace luxury and can be a little expensive, especially in the peak season, but you can easily find cheap hotels in Mytilene if you book early.