7The Floral Paradise of Lesvos

Nestled in the northeastern Aegean Sea, Lesvos, the third-largest Greek island, becomes a floral paradise each spring.

The island’s diverse landscapes, from volcanic terrains to ancient olive groves, are blanketed with wildflowers and orchids, making it a haven for nature lovers and botanists. The Petrified Forest of Lesvos, a UNESCO Global Geopark, offers a unique journey through time amidst the blooming landscapes. Birdwatchers are also in for a treat, as Lesvos is a prime spot for observing migratory birds.