Lemnos is famous for its lengthy, sandy shores with crystal-clear, turquoise waters. The island features a wide range of beaches that meet all standards; ideal for families, suitable for couples or loners, lovers of water-sports or just those who wish to relax and enjoy the beauty of the Aegean Sea.
Considered one of the most famous beaches of Lemnos, Plati beach is an ideal one; just under 2 km from the island’s capital, Myrina. Plati is a large beach, known for its gold sand and bright blue, exotic waters. Its large size makes it the perfect destination both for those who enjoy an organized, lively beach and those who want relax and sunbath away from the noise of the crowd. Beach volley tournaments are frequently organized and one can enjoy the most spectacular sunset with a view to Mount Athos!
In the southern part of the island, between the cape of Keros and the one of Kavallarhs, lies a superb beach that is commonly admitted as one of the most favorite destinations; Kerous beach is a 5 km shore with a pine forest that is suitable for camping on spot. Kite and wind surfing lessons are also offered by certified schools.
Definately among the most popular beaches of Lemnos. Thanous beach, named after the small village of the same name, is a must-see destination for those who want to enjoy the sun and the incredible sea. The amazing blue sparkling waters are next to numerous beach bars, coffee shops, taverns as well as rooms available for rent.
Last but not least, Neftina is arguably considered the most beautiful beach of Lemnos; praised for her turquoise waters and the golden sand, it remains the top sea destination –however it should be avoided when north winds blow, as the sea gets quite wavy.