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Travel Guide of Lefkada in Greece by Influencers and Travelers


Lefkada, also known as Lefkas or Leukas and Leucadia, is a Greek island in the Ionian Sea on the west coast of Greece, connected to the mainland by a long causeway and floating bridge.


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1 - Nydri

   6 km away

Nydri is a town and a community on the eastern coast of the island of Lefkada, Greece. It is part of the municipal unit Ellomenos. The community includes the small village Rachi. The Greek National Road 42 passes through the town. Nydri is a popular tourist town. In the sea in front of Nydri are several small islands including Madouri, Skorpios, Skorpidi and Sparti. The island Skorpios is the property of the Ribolovlev family.

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2 - Egremni Beach

   10 km away
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3 - Mountain bike in Lefkada

   6 km away

We know how important it is for some people to feel free to roam and explore a new and interesting place without the pressure of being part of an organized tour group. For this reason, we have created for you the unique opportunity to enjoy informati...

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4 - Mylos Beach

   10 km away
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5 - Pefkoulia Beach

   12 km away
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6 - Sea Kayaking in Lefkada

   9 km away

Explore the Karst coastline of Rouda Bay on this sea kayaking excursion. An adventure that explores hidden beaches and submerged sea caves along the Lefkada coastline. A chance to discover the island from the tide line – appreciate the natural ...

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7 - Agiofili Beach

   12 km away
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8 - Porto Katsiki

   15 km away

Porto Katsiki is a beach on the Ionian island of Lefkada, Greece. The name is said to be because formerly only goats could reach this area. The beach is famed for its landscape and clear blue sea. It is located at the bottom of a concave pale cliff. It is 35 km from Lefkada town, near Athani village. Porto Katsiki has parking lots and canteens. There is no lodging, and camping is prohibited. There is a stairway down to the beach from the cliff-top parking. In the day, boats bring tourists to the beach, particularly from nearby Nidri.

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9 - Paragliding in Lefkada

   9 km away

Experience the island of Lefkada, the famous Kathisma beach's turquoise waters and the green forests, all from above. A tandem paragliding flight is the best way to have your first flying experience. Harnessed to an experienced instructor, you w...

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10 - Cape Lefkadas

   18 km away
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11 - Ionian Islands

   28 km away

The Ionian Islands are a group of islands in Greece. They are traditionally called the Heptanese, but the group includes many smaller islands as well as the seven principal ones.

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12 - Boat Tours in Lefkada

   15 km away

Enjoy the most beautiful and secluded bays of Lefkada with this sailing tour. You will dive and snorkel in the most amazing waters around Lefkada island. A day spent on a sailing yacht is definitely one to remember. All aboard! A fully suitable saili...

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13 - Asos

   38 km away

Asos is a village on the west coast of the island of Cephalonia, Greece. It is part of the municipal unit Erisos. Asos was founded under Venetian rule and it served as the administrative capital of northern Cephalonia from 1593 onwards.

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14 - Assos Beach

   38 km away
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15 - Myrtos Beach

   43 km away

Myrtos Beach is in the region of Pylaros, in the north-west of Kefalonia island, in the Ionian Sea of Greece. Myrtos beach lies between the feet of two mountains, Agia Dynati and Kalon Oros.

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16 - Agia Effimia

   45 km away

Agia Effimia is a village on the east coast of the island of Kefalonia in Greece. It was the seat of the former Pylaros municipality. It is a traditional fishing village centred on a small harbour.

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Visiting Lefkada is a must during a trip to Greece. Known as the most beautiful island in Europe, its beaches and small villages await you! Wondering what to do in Lefkada during your stay in the Ionian Islands? Rest assured, its 325 square kilometers are full of beautiful white beaches, picturesque villages, green mountains and other treasures to discover. Its name, Lefkada, means "white", in honor of its chalk cliffs, particularly visible in the south of the island. Located in the west of Greece, close to Italy, it is easily accessible because it is connected to the mainland by a bridge. Its geographical location has also caused it to be tossed between the Ottomans and the Venetians for several centuries. Today, it is particularly known for its turquoise water, its lush nature between sea and mountains and its lenses of Eglouvi. Lefkada, the eponymous capital of the island, welcomes you upon your arrival. Renowned as an anchorage point, it integrates not without difficulty the inescapable with its pretty colored houses. Here, the city invites you to stroll through its streets and enter its churches, true portraits of the Venetian era that characterizes them. Lefkada is a witness of several centuries of history and its architecture has a timelessness about it. To finish on a cultural note, visit the archaeological museum where you will discover the history of the island, from the Paleolithic to the modern era. Located in the southwest of the island Porto Katsiki is one of the most famous beaches of Lefkada. Surrounded by magnificent white chalk cliffs, it is reached by a small winding road and a steep flight of steps. True to its reputation, Porto Katsiki is very crowded: don't hesitate to go there early and to settle down a little away from it to fully enjoy it. This way, you can go to the most remote beach, where there are usually far fewer people. Remember also to bring your picnic and an umbrella, as there is almost no shade.













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