Lefkada's Beaches

The beaches of Lefkada are arguably the island’s standouts!

World famous for its exotic ambiance, Lefkada boasts some of the most beautiful beaches you’ll ever see! Having dramatic rocky backdrops, glistening sand and mesmerizing turquoise waters, Lefkadian beaches are one of a kind.

Here are the best beaches in Lefkada you shouldn’t miss visiting!
 
 

Porto Katsiki beach

 
Porto Katsiki beach is probably the most famous beach in Lefkada It is one of the best beaches not only in Greece, but also in the Mediterranean. Located 45 km from Lefkada Town, Porto Katsiki beach stands out for its magnificent natural landscape and enticing turquoise waters. This beach is insulated by steep white cliffs that give a dramatic aura to the ambiance. Porto Katsiki beach is organized with umbrellas and sunbeds, while there are some more private spots under the cliffs.
 
 

Egremni Beach

 

Egremni is a beautiful long sandy beach that lies 40 km from Lefkada Town. It boasts a breathtaking backdrop, as it is surrounded by steep towering cliffs. This beach has white sand, white pebbles and crystal clear emerald waters, which are perfect for swimming. Egremni beach is organized with umbrellas and sunbeds and can be reached by boat.
 
 

Kathisma Beach

 

Located 15 km southwest of Lefkada Town, close to Agios Nikitas village, Kathisma beach is one of the longest beaches in Lefkada. It has fine white sand and turquoise waters, while it is surrounded by verdant mountains that make the setting even more exotic! Kathisma is ideal for sunbathing and swimming in the emerald waters of the Ionian sea.
 
 

Agios Ioannis Beach

 

Agios Ioannis beach is the closest beach to Lefkada Town and boasts an exotic landscape. Just like the rest of Lefkada's beaches, it has emerald waters and many meters of fine sand. The old windmills that are situated at this beach create a nostalgic atmosphere. What’s more, Agios Ioannis is a popular destination for wind and kite surfers from all over the world, thanks to its ideal weather conditions.