The Beaches of Lefkada
When visiting Lefkada Island, be sure to refer to the map below to get the most of the island, and to plan out your vacation in a logical and time-saving manner. The island is filled with exceptional places of interest and attractions, from the inner mountainous parts, right around the coast, with never-ending views and surprises. There are world-renowned beaches in Lefkada that simply can’t be missed, like Porto Katsiki, and many others.
A Glimpse of Lefkada Island Beaches
Vassiliki is another popular resort on the island, which has become a popular windsurfing center, located on the south coast of the island, just about 2 miles from Agios Petros. Windsurfers and sail boats are a common sight in Vassiliki in the summer months because of the local thermal winds that occur in the area. As such, there are numerous vacation companies that provide rental equipment. The terrain is another attraction that draws mountain bikers to the region, too.
Porto Katsiki is situated on the west coast of the island, is a site not to be missed. It is simply breathtaking, with the cliffs and turquoise waters, contrasting against the white pebble beach. The 100 steps are the only way to access this beach, so keep that in mind if visiting with young children.