Lefkada is one of the most beautiful Greek islands. It belongs to the Ionian islands, located on the western side of the country. Lefkada island has rich history and natural beauty. This is a popular holiday destination and easily accessible by car, as it is connected with the mainland of Greece through a small bridge.
The western side of Lefkada island is famous for its rough landscape and the exotic beaches. Porto Katsiki, Egremni and Kathisma are frequently included among the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean Sea. Kathisma, a favourite option of tourists, is a cosmopolitan beach, organized with sunbeds, umbrellas, restaurants and many beach bars. The other beaches of Lefkada are also very beautiful. Porto Katsiki and Egremni have more impressive landscape and turquoise crystal clear waters. Agios Ioannis and Vassiliki are also great places to swim and ideal for windsurfing and kite.
Apart from its fantastic beaches, Lefkada island also distinguishes for the calm seaside villages, like Nidri, Vassiliki, Nikiana and Sivota. Nidri is getting very popular with tourists, while Sivota amazes visitors with the picturesque architecture. The main town on the island is Lefkada Town, with a nice port and lounge nightlife.