Mytilini or Mytilene is an administrative center and the largest resort on the island of Lesbos. It houses Mytilene Port, one of the island’s biggest seaports, and numerous attractions that are annually visited by thousands of tourists. One can get to Mytilene using an individual transfer or a taxi from Aktis.Taxi.
Holidays in Mytilene
The history of the city, its color, location, and attractions create the best conditions for recreation. This destination is visited by both people who search for inspiration and peacefulness and thrill-seeking guests. Like its visitors, the city of Mytilene is also full of contrasts.
Within the territory of the city, you can find Mytilene Port. In close vicinity to the city, you can find Mytilene airport. It provides an opportunity to take a trip to other Greek islands like Chios, Lemnos, Thessaloniki, and Piraeus. The majority of tourists use air transport to get to Lesbos.
There is a diverse choice of facilities for accommodation in the city. The hotels, which stand in the historic center or by the port, are more expensive. Among the most popular Mytilene hotels are Theofilos Paradise Boutique Hotel, Elysion Hotel, and Pyrgos of Mytilene.
Things to do in Mytilene
Mytilene castle is the major attraction of the city. It stands on one of the hills, on the ground of the ancient Acropolis. The tourists often visit this place to admire the bird’s eye views of the city. During a visit to Mytilene, you should necessarily visit the Church of Ayioi, whose gothic style bell tower rises above the city.
Mytilene tours also include a visit to the New Archaeological Museum Mytilene, the Museum of Byzantine Art, the ethnographic museum, the Yeni Mosque, the Church of Virgin Mary, and a lot of other landmarks devoted to Christianity.
Warm Mediterranean climate is inherent to Mytilene. Mytilene beach season begins at the end of May and continues up to the middle of September. In June, the air warms up to +27°C, while the water reaches +22°C. The hottest months in Mytilene are July and August. During this period, you can experience the air temperature of +31°C and bask in the water, heated to +24°C. September brings the Velvet season in Mytilene. During this time, the seawater is still warm (+23°C), but the air temperature no longer exceeds +21°C – +23°C.
What to choose: Mytilene taxi or a transfer?
It is much easier to travel about Greece when you are sure about the selected means of transport. There are several modes of transport in Mytilene: buses, taxis, cars for rent, and transfers. If you perfectly navigate in the city or can drive a car, you can either catch a bus or hire a vehicle. In doing so, it is important to remember that you may face particular issues that might require assistance from the third person. That is why a lot of tourists prefer to book a transfer: it is easy to order online, it does not require any changes, an expectation, a driving license, and prepayments.
You can reserve Mytilene taxi or an individual transfer on the website of Aktis.Taxi.
Why choose Aktis.Taxi?
Aktis.Taxi is an excellent way to travel about Greece, avoiding the issues related to the expectation of the vehicle and navigating in a foreign city. Our team pays great attention to the comfort of the customers. Book Mytilene Airport transfers on our website and enjoy:
air-conditioning, car seats, and Wi-Fi (available free of charge);
an opportunity to select the vehicle, its capacity, and class;
plan the route of a trip by yourself;
English-speaking personnel and a 24/7 customer support service;
no need to make prepayments;
a range of additional services upon arrival (meeting at the airport, help with baggage, etc.);
a fixed cost of a trip (it does not depend on the flight delays, out-of-service time, and traffic jams).
Spend your time with pleasure together with Aktis.Taxi.