Books and maps

Here are some recommended books and maps to help you plan for, and get the most of your visit to Lesvos.

A Birdwatching Guide to Lesvos by Steve Dudley
Landscapes of Lesvos: walks and car tours
by Brian & Eileen Anderson
Lesvos: A Visitors Guide by Brian Anderson and Eileen Anderson
Lesvos: The Island of Sappho by Mimi Eleftheriadi
Lesvos (Landmark Visitor Guide) by Brian & Eileen Anderson
On Foot in North Lesvos by Mike Maunder & Sigrid van der Zee
On Foot – Circular Walks on Lesvos by Mike Maunder & Sigrid van der ZeeThe Rough Guide to the Dodecanese and East Aegean:
Includes Rhodes, Kos, Sames and Lesvos
by Marc S. Dubin

Lesbos (Freytag & Berndt) 1:50,000
Lesbos Road Map Road Editions Map 212 1:80,000 – reprinted at a new scale and available locally on the island in spring 2015 (e.g. the main supermarket in Kalloni) (not available online yet as far as I can see)
Lesvos ~ Road Map (Supersedes Road Editions Map 212 Lesbos) 1:105,000 by Orama Editions


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