Chances are you’ve already seen pictures of the most popular beaches in Lefkada, such as Kathisma and Egremni, but reality will exceed your expectations! Having dramatic rocky backdrops, cobalt waters and many meters of sugar fine sand, the beaches of Lefkada are one of a kind!
Kathisma beach Lefkada
Kathisma beach is arguably one of the most popular beaches in Lefkada! Located 15 km southwest of Lefkada town, near Agios Nikitas village, Kathisma is one of the island’s longest beaches. It is carpeted with fine sand and pebbles and has mesmerizing turquoise waters, while it is insulated by verdant mountains that create an idyllic natural setting. What’s more, Kathisma beach is organized with straw umbrellas and sun loungers.
Porto Katsiki beach Lefkada
Porto Katsiki is not only one of the best beaches in Lefkada, but also in the top 10 beaches in Greece and the Mediterranean. Situated 40 km from Lefkada Town, this beach boasts a dramatic setting, as it is insulated by steep white cliffs that come in contrast to the mesmerizing cobalt waters of the sea. Porto Katsiki is organized and usually crowded, but you can find some private shaded spots under the cliffs.
Egremni beach Lefkada
Egremni is a stunning beach located 40 km from Lefkada Town and 4 km from Athani village. Its white sand and pebbles, turquoise waters and rocky backdrop create an exotic ambiance that will take your breath away! This super photogenic beach is well organized with umbrellas and sunbeds, but there are also some secluded spots for those who seek privacy. You can reach this beach either by boat or by walking down the 350 steps that lead to the shore.
Agios Ioannis beach Lefkada
Agios Ioannis is located just a couple of kilometers away from Lefkada Town. Its proximity to the island’s capital makes it a rather popular beach to both locals and tourists. Agios Ioannis is a sandy beach with turquoise waters, fully organized with umbrellas and sunbeds. The traditional windmills located at the beach create a vintage atmosphere that makes Agios Ioannis stand out. What’s more, Agios Ioannis beach is the perfect spot for water sports, thanks to its ideal wind conditions.