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Our Island

Discover the stunning island of Lefkada with ease, thanks to its convenient access via a
floating bridge connecting it to the mainland. Embark on an unforgettable adventure and
create cherished memories exploring the charming streets of the old town and embracing
the island way of life with exciting new experiences at every turn!


  • Windsurfing and Kite surf


Located in close proximity to the town of Lefkada, Ai Giannis beach is a must-visit
destination for experienced wind and kite surfers. If you prefer to relax, you can enjoy
the stunning view of the sport while swimming or unwinding in one of the many beach
bars and restaurants. If you are new to water sports or not yet an expert, do not worry! At
Ai Giannis beach, you can take lessons on the spot. An alternative ideal spot for
beginners is Vasiliki, a village in the southern part of the island.

  • Water skiing, Banana ride and many other fun water activities

If you are seeking fun, you can find plenty of water sports facilities on the island, with
some of the most popular located in Nidri.

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  • Rent a boat

There are many boat rental facilities available in Lefkada, giving you the opportunity to
explore the island s secluded beaches and coves at your own pace.

  • Scuba Diving

Discover the beauty of the Ionian seabed with the help of professionals. Scuba diving
schools can be found in Nikiana and Vasiliki where you can take lessons and explore the
underwater world.

  • Paragliding

Paragliding is a thrilling activity that you can enjoy in Lefkada. There are professional
guides available at Kathisma Beach, Pefkoulia Beach, and Exhantheia Village.

  • Hiking

Lefkada boasts a variety of hiking trails where you can immerse yourself in nature
and discover breathtaking vistas.

Our beaches

The stunning beaches of Lefkada are world-renowned, offering the opportunity to swim in
the crystal clear turquoise waters of the Ionian Sea. Lefkada has some world-famous beaches,

such as Porto Katsiki, Egremni and Kathisma, but there are also many hidden gemswaiting to be explored.
Nearby the town are the beloved by the local beaches of Kastro, Gyra, and Agios Ioannis
where you can go windsurfing and kiteboarding or just spend a relaxing day enjoying the sea
and the sunset. On the western side of the island you will find some of the most famous
beaches of Lefkada which are ranked among the most beautiful beaches of the
Mediterranean. Pefkoulia, Kathisma, Milos, Egremni, Gialos and Porto Katsiki are waiting for
you to enjoy the crystal clear turquoise waters of the Ionian Sea, the magnificent natural
beauty of the landscape and a breathtaking sunset. On the South and East side you will
discover coves with deep blue waters and white pebbles such as Agiofylli, Ammouso and
Afteli and seaside villages with clear and calm waters such as Lygia, Nikiana and Vasiliki
where you can find beach bars and restaurants.
Exploring the island you will find countless unspoiled beaches with crystal clear waters as
well as picturesque seaside villages. Find your favorite beach and enjoy the enchanting
beauty of Lefkada. Whether you are looking for secluded coves or bustling beach bars,
Lefkada has something for everyone.

Urban Life

The charming Old Town of Lefkada, listed as part of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, awaits
you at the entrance of the island. Discover the unique architectural structures dating back to
the Venetian ruling era and wander through the picturesque alleys, exploring the town on
foot or by bike like a local. Indulge in traditional cuisine at fine restaurants, experience the
nightlife, and shop at the local market.

  • Museums and monuments

  • Cultural events

  • Churches of historical interest

Church of Agios Minas, Church of the Pantokrator, Church of Agios Nikolaos, Church of Agia Mavra, inside the castle of Agia Mavra

Throughout the summer, Lefkada hosts a variety of cultural, musical events and traditional celebrations. Just let us know your interests and we will be happy to provide you with the latest information and help you plan your stay accordingly.

Castle of Agia Mavra, Angelos Sikelianos Museum Archaeological Museum, Public library of Lefkada post-Byzantine collection, Lefcadios Haern historical centre  in the Cultural Centre of Municipality of Lefkada, Orfeas museum of folklore,Museum of phonograph – radio and folklore tradition


The Inland and the Islets