Limnos is a low lying island of 477 km2. The tallest peak of Skopia is only 430 m above sea level. It is an island not visited by many tourists and very beautiful. Being strategically located at the entrance of the Dardanelles, Limnos has had a long history.
Limnos has many bays, the largest of which is the Bay of Moudros is one of the largest natural harbors in the Mediterranean.
Also, The Bay of Keros on Limnos is very popular for Kitesurfing
The only airport is Lemnos International Airport, 18 kilometres (11 mi) east of Myrina. The island is well served by ferries.