Lefkas Things To Do
One of the largest islands in Greece, Lefkas is a beautiful place full of history and some of the loveliest beaches in the entire country. This is the place to go if you want to be where azure skies meet light blue water and clean white sands.
This remote beach has been the subject of countless pictures. The gorgeous turquoise waters, pristine sands and sheltering overhanging cliffs make this a must-see. Come here via car and then walk down the beach. Spread your blanket out for a day of unforgettable beauty.
Another lovely beach well worth a visit is Kathisma beach. Located about half an hour away from the main town, Kathisma is not crowded and offers a long sweep of sand set against the blue sea. This is the place to come for a day along a secluded shore.
Cruise the Island
The waters around Lefkas make the ideal place for a boat ride. Many local companies offer rides of varying duration. Come out for an hour or two to get a view of the shore. Pick a longer day cruise and you’ll see the entire island in a single day. Most cruises will bring you to some of the more secluded parts of Lekfas that are only accessible by boat. Many cruises also offer narration in English so you can learn about the importance of this island in Greek history. Papanikolis Cave is part of any toru. The cave is a named after a Greek submarine that hid out here during WWII. The dark blue waters and silence make this is a memorable site.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about things to do in Lefkas.