Description: Vatera is a 9-kilometer long sandy beach in the southern part of Lesvos. The name (Vatera) comes from vata (vata, meaning "bramble"), in reference to prickly bushes that blocked the old mule-drive access. It’s the longest beach of the island. Vatera beach is also awarded with blue flag.
Distance from Polichnitos: 8km/ 11mins
Distance from Mytilene: 58km/ 1h 30mins
Road Condition: Good
Type of Terrain: Sand
Natural Shade: No
Facilities: Changing Rooms, Beach Bars, Water Sports, Traditional Taverns, Souvenir Shops