Based on the north coast of Lesvos, Anaxos is perfectly placed right next to the pituresque sea front village of Petra and the fishing port and bustling town of Molyvos. Anaxos is part of the municipality of Petra in the North West of Lesvos. The region combines exceptional natural beauties: olive groves and forests with pines, oak-trees, cypress-trees as well as fruit-bearing trees. Traditional stone built mountain villages with running waters and rich vegetation. Also seaside modern summer holiday settlements with sandy beaches and crystal waters.
The beach is sandy and very good for swimming with a good array of restaurants along the beach road. There is a frequent bus service in the summer, which travels between Anaxos, Petra, MolIvos and Eftalou. It enables the visitor to easily visit these other places during their stay.