The beaches of Lefkada
Lefkada is renowned all over the world for its paradise-like beaches with the white gravel and its turquoise waters. These beaches, which every year take first place in tourists' preferences, have been awarded Blue Flags.
These impressively long and beautiful beaches are located on the western side of Lefkada. They are beaches with sand or gravel and crystal-clear waters whose colour changes according to the natural environment. Sometimes they are green, sometimes blue and sometimes turquoise. Ammoglossa, Κastro, Gyra, Ai Giannis, Pefkoulia, Agios Nikitas, Mylos, Kathisma, Gialos, Egremni and Porto Katsiki.
Porto Katsiki, Kathisma and Egremni are renowned for their beauty. This is reflected in well-known tourist magazines both in Greece and abroad. In fact, Porto Katsiki is considered the best and most beautiful beach of the Mediterranean.
Smaller but equally beautiful beaches with pebbles and calm, enjoyable waters can be found in the eastern and southern side of Lefkada: Lygia, Nikiana, Perigiali, Nidri, Desimi, Poros, Ammouso, Agiofylli, Vasiliki.
Last but not least, you can find a lot of small and quiet beaches in Meganisi: Ai Giannis, Spilia, Pasoumaki, Abelakia, Atherianos, Limonari.