Mithymna - From Molyvos Castle, Greece

Mithymna - From Molyvos Castle, Greece
Mithymna - From Molyvos Castle, Greece
Mithymna and Molyvos Castle is a scenic and historically significant attraction located in the town of Mithymna in Lesbos, Greece. The castle was built by the Byzantine Emperor Alexios III Komnenos in the 13th century and is now one of the best preserved medieval castles in the Mediterranean. It is perched atop a steep hill, offering stunning views of the Aegean Sea and enchanting architecture. The castle and the town of Mithymna boast interesting structures and archaeological sites, such as several old churches, a windmill, and a Venetian fort. Visitors can walk the cobblestone streets of the town, explore the olive-laden landscapes and mountain trails that surround Mithymna, or take a boat to nearby islands. With its iconic castle, timeless cultural sites, and breathtaking natural scenery, Mithymna and Molyvos Castle are a must see for any traveler in the region.