Lefkas is a place where all the cultures that passed by here, starting with the Venetians and ending with the Ottomans, left their mark, a place where the touristic pedigree manages to merge perfectly with the beautiful natural setting, to illustrate the potential of Greece.
Why come here
The locals call it yacht charter Lefkada, and it’s one of the most popular Greece resorts in the Ionian Sea on the island of Lefkas, which is connected to the mainland by a narrow strip of land and also a floating bridge.
The city is the most important on the island and also the largest, which is why it’s so close to the Aktion National Airport, a 20-minute ride by car. This bodes well for international yacht charter sailors who wish to arrive here without too much fuss and without having long travel or transfer times.
Among the things that are worth visiting in yacht charter Lefkas is the canal and Gyra, considered by many as one of the most beautiful parts of town. It consists of a narrow strip of white sand which is bordered on either side by the blue waters of the lagoon.
For birdwatchers, this region of yacht charter Lefkas is a paradise, with many species nesting here, such as herons, swans or wild ducks and geese.
Eating out in yacht charter Lefkas is not difficult or expensive for that matter as there are many eating venues to suit all pockets, from the very swanky to the budget traveler. You can try the local Greek specialties, but you’ll also find international dishes, some of oriental influences and others of Mediterranean influences.
When it comes to the nightlife, yacht charter Lefkas is the fun center of the island. The noisy bars and clubs are open until the early hours of the morning and are the perfect place for a fun night out, for a drink with friends and generally for a good time out on the town.
The yacht charter Lefkas location is known to pleasure sailors for its October regatta which attracts a lot of boats from all corners of the world but also for the water sports which are practiced in the region, for example the “Watersports Ocean Festival”.