Agiassos Village in Lesvos
Information About Agiassos
Agiassos village Lesvos: The picturesque village of Agiassos lies 24 km west of Mytilene, the capital of Lesvos. Today it counts on 3000 inhabitants, most of whom are engaged in trade. Agiassos is one of the most beautiful villages in Lesvos, nestled in the verdant slopes of Mount Olymbos with a view to the endless sea. The village preserves its customs and traditions as well as the traditional layout with beautiful stone built houses and flowered balconies which compose an impressive scenery.
The biggest part of the village is ideal for hiking adventures due to its enchanting landscape, a vast area of olive and pine trees. Agiassos is famous for its potteries and wooden carvings that can be found in the numerous art shops. Accommodations, traditional taverns and cafes are available at Agiassos.