Its name originates from cape Lefkada, which means “White Island”, which is situated in the southern edge of the island and is related to Sappho’s suicide from the ancient greek mythology.
Lefkas is located in the center of Ionion sea and is considered as one of the best sailing districts in Greece!
The weather conditions are ideal to enjoy sailing or swimming in one secluded bay. Enjoy some of the loveliest beaches in the world like Porto Katsiki and Egremni, or calm down in any of the isolated bays!
While being in the area, only a couple of hours away distance, you should visit Scorpios and Meganisi! They should be in any visitor’s Ionion Sea to-do list!
In Lefkas, you’ll never get bored! The variety of things to explore, begins with intense nightlife, colourfull villages like Syvota and Agios Nikitas, tasteful traditional food and, of course, magnificent beaches in a blink of an eye distance! Lagkadaki, Ayofilli, Kathisma, Pefkoulia are only some of them!