Beaches - Fairytale Villa in Apolpena, Lefkada Island


There are various reasons why you should visit Lefkada: its beaches are undoubtedly one of the finest. The turquoise water and the endless coasts of this Ionian island will definitely mesmerize you.

Kathisma beach is located at approximately 15 km from Fairytale Villa, in the eastern part of Lefkada. This sandy beach has crystal clear waters and there are umbrellas and sun beds available for rent. You will also find beach bars, restaurants and snack bars where you can relax, eat your dinner or enjoy your drinks while watching the sun go down. In addition, Kathisma beach is also popular thanks to the paragliding activities too.

Agios Ioannis, located at a distance of 3 km from our luxury villa, is world renowned for Kitesurfing and Windsurfing! A must for lovers of these two sports. It is unique due to the ideal weather conditions. This exotic beach is very long, organized and has some old windmills, making it that extra special. Across from the beach, there are restaurants, bars and cafeterias.

Porto Katsiki is one of the most impressive, world famous, blue flag beaches due to its imposing landscape. The combination of its deep blue waters surrounded by green vegetation and huge rocks will enchant you. Various yachting companies organize excursions there, so don’t miss out!

Egremni is another “worth visiting” beach in the southern part of Lefkada. It is also long and sandy with stunning blue waters surrounded by sheer, rock cliff faces. Many tourists travel to Lefkada for the sole purpose of swimming in these waters or to take photos of this magnificent landscape.

Located on the western part of Lefkada, Milos is a sandy beach with crystal clear waters, accessible by boat or on foot from the village of Agios Nikitas. The beach is surrounded by green vegetation and impressive rocks. If you are planning to visit Milos, please note that there are two popular beaches nearby, Agios Nikitas and Kathisma.