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Mytilene Shore Trip - Mytilene and Agiasos


This 3.5 Hour Private Shore Excursion Includes:
  • Meet at the Port or your Hotel in Mytilene
  • Private English Speaking Licensed Guide
  • Round Trip Transportation in Private Vehicle
  • Included Interior Visits- Archaeological Museum
Please Note: The prices shown below are not valid on Sundays or local National Holidays. If your only day in this city is Sunday, please Contact Us for pricing and availability.
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2 People - $416 Per Person (Private Tour)
3 People - $286 Per Person (Private Tour)
4 People - $216 Per Person (Private Tour)
5 People - $174 Per Person (Private Tour)
6 People - $146 Per Person (Private Tour)
7 People - $128 Per Person (Private Tour)
8 People - $114 Per Person (Private Tour)
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Type: Antiquities, Charming Villages, Free Time, Scenic Drive
Length: 3.5 Hours
Walking: Medium
Mobility: Folding wheelchair OK, some sites may be inaccessible (advance notice required)
Guide: Licensed Guide
Language: English

Mytilene (Lesbos) Shore Excursion - This shore trip visits Agiasos, one of the most charming hilltop towns on the island of Lesbos. A stop at Mytilene's Archaeological Museum is also included.

Lesvos is the third largest island in Greece and was once a major cultural center, known for its Philosophical Academy, where Epicurus and Aristotle taught. It was the birthplace of the philosopher Theophrastus, who presided over the Academy in Athens, of the great poet Sappho, of Trepanned, the father of Greek music and of Arion, who influenced the later playwrights Sophocles and Alcaeus.

Departing from the pier you enjoy a scenic drive through the old town of Mytilene admiring in the background the Byzantine Castle. Continue your drive along the Eastern coast of the island towards the monastery of Saint Raphael which stands tall on a slope literally covered with olive trees.

Hidden in a forest ravine beneath Mount Olympus, Agiasos is possibly the most beautiful hill-town on Lesvos. It began life in the 12th century as a dependency of the central monastic church of the Panagia Vrefokratousa which was constructed to enshrine a miraculous icon reputed to have been painted by St. Luke. After your visit to the church you will have free time in Agiassos.

As you head back to the port, you will visit the Archaeological Museum which is famous for its artifacts from Ancient Mithymna.

If you cannot find what you are looking for, our Mytilene tours and Mytilene Shore Excursions can also be customized to fit your needs. If you have a larger group, we can offer you a private Mytilene tour using a mid-size bus or full size coach. Please contact us with any questions or to receive a customized quote.
Shore Trip Timing is approximate based on your interests & traffic
  • Mytilene Driving Tour- 20 Minutes
  • Drive to Agiasos Village- 45 Minutes
  • Visit Agiasos' Church of Virgin Mary- 20 Minutes
  • Free time in Agiasos- 30 Minutes
  • Return to Mytilene and Visit Archaeological Museum- 1.5 Hours
  • Return to the pier- 10 Minutes