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Greece Ionian Islands Lefkada (Island)

Lefkada is a large island in the Ionian Sea connected to the mainland by a long causeway. West coast beaches like Porto Katsiki and Egremni feature sheer cliffs and turquoise waters. The east coast is known for its traditional villages, including the seaside resort of Nydri. The southern coast near Vassiliki is more windy and attracts kite and windsurfers.


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{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Lefkada
Greece
Lefkada is a Greek island in the Ionian Sea, connected to the mainland by a causeway. West coast beaches like Porto Katsiki and Egremni feature sheer cliffs and turquoise waters. The east coast is known for its traditional villages, including the seaside resort of Nydri. In the north, Lefkada town is the island's gateway and capital. Vassiliki, in the south, attracts windsurfers.
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Nydri
Greece
Nydri is a town and a community on the eastern coast of the island of Lefkada, Greece. It is part of the municipal unit Ellomenos. The community includes the small village Rachi. The Greek National Road 42 passes through the town. Wikipedia
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Syvota
Greece
Sivota is one of the most beautiful bays in Lefkada, located 32 km south of the capital town. The settlement lies around a blue crystalline cove amidst verdant hills and lush green forests overlooking the Ionian Sea. The lovely port of the village provides a safe shelter for private yachts and quite close is also the main beach. Source: www.greeka.com
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Vasiliki
Greece
A small ferry village in the south western side of Lefkadas island.
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Vlikhon
Greece
This long and thin village follows the coast of the inland bay.
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Ligia
Greece
A small coastal town on the north-eastern side of Lefkada island.
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Episkopos
Greece
A tiny village on the eastern coast of Lefkada island.
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Nikiana
Greece
A large village on the eastern side of Lefkada island with a nice long beach.
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Perigialion
Greece
This town is north of Nidri and overlooks a tiny islet and the small island Lefkados.
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Steno
Greece
This village is south of Nydri at the neck of the channel entering the large bay.

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{"id":21,"name":"Marina","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Lefkas Marina
Lefkada, Greece
One of the four marinas operated by Med Marinas. This large marina is a short distance from Preveza airport and is home to many agencies in the area serving both the North and South Ionian.
{"id":21,"name":"Marina","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Vliho Quay
Vlikhon, Greece
This small Quay and jetty is home to a charter company.

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{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Sunsail Yacht Charter
Lefkada, Greece
Sunsail have been at the forefront of sailing vacations for over forty years. Since our very first Flotilla set sail from Aegina in the Saronic Gulf in 1974, we've expanded to destinations across the globe.We pride ourselves on our choice of destinations, quality of fleet and our team's high standards of service and expertise. So from your initial inquiry to your final booking and beyond, you can trust that every detail is tailored towards creating your perfect sailing vacation experience.
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Sailing Cruises
Nydri, Greece
Sailing holidays with skipper. The sailing holiday is more fun and relaxing if you rely on the experience of a skipper who makes available to his guests his technical and personal knowledge to ensure the success of sailing holidays. Tommaso Massari is an experienced skipper who has sailed in the Mediterranean and in the Atlantic Ocean since he was a boy. In the last years Tommaso has set up his nautical base in Greece, in Lefkada, from which he leaves every week for sailing cruises between the islands of southern Ionian Greece. Choose an individual boarding, to the cabin or rent the whole boat. Or join him in the flotilla, thus taking the opportunity to improve your ability to conduct and deepen your knowledge of the navigation area by following his suggestions.
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} EY Sailing
Lefkada, Greece
At EYsailing we organize authentic, interactive, experiential and cultural sailing trips in the Ionian Sea and in the Corinthian Gulf. During these interactive sailing trips, our guests share feelings, pictures from landscapes and experiences from Greece. These sailing trips include swimming in beautiful beaches in Greece and sailing from island to island which you can only visit with a sailing yacht! There are also activities which introduce the uniqueness and beauty of each place.
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} More Yachting
Lefkada, Greece
More Yachting operates its own fleet of sailboats with exclusive bases in Lefkas & Zakynthos and enjoys an impeccable reputation for quality and professionalism. Having a privilege to run our own fleet, we are very well acquainted with all the details of chartering operations in the field, which is gifting us better understanding of sailors’ daily needs and wishes - a precious guide for constant improvement of our service to the clients’ satisfaction and benefit.
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Dream Yacht Charter (Lefkas )
Lefkada, Greece
When Loic Bonnet started Dream Yacht Charter in the Seychelles in 2001 it was with only 6 yachts. Through Mr. Bonnet's dynamic leadership the company has grown and expanded to locations throughout the Indian Ocean, Mediterranean, Caribbean, Australia, Pacific and most recently North America and the Bahamas.Dream Yacht Charter operates over 800 boats in more than 40 locations around the world and is one of the world leaders in yacht chartering today.
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Istion Yachting Lefkas (Lefkas )
Lefkada, Greece
Istion yachting was founded by Ioannis Kourounis in 1992. Our main charter bases are in Athens and the islands of Kos in the Dodecanese and Lefkada (Lefkas) in the Ionian. With our experience and network, we are happy to provide bareboat, skippered and fully crewed yacht charters anywhere in Greece.
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} The Moorings (Lefkas )
Lefkada, Greece
Today, after more than 45 years at sea, The Moorings has established its reputation as the world's premier yacht charter company. Our award-winning charter fleet now includes more than 400 yachts in 20+ destinations across the globe. Whether it's a self-skippered monohull; a Sail catamaran with a skipper at the helm; a high-performance Power catamaran or a Crewed yacht with a captain and chef we're here to make your time on the water truly unforgettable
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Kavas Yachting (Lefkas )
Lefkada, Greece
If you're looking for the best boat at the best possible price for your sailing holiday in Greece, you will find it with us. We can set prices that undercut all our competitors. The owner, Vagelis Kavas, started in 1985 with only one sailboat. Today he owns more than 50 yachts and catamarans and also provides shipyard services and maintenance with cranes and travel lifts. We operate out of 3 bases in Greece: Athens, the head office; Kos and Lefkas. Vagelis Kavas's success is due to his love of boats and love of people. He truly enjoys offering his clients lifetime memories by offering shipshape sailing yachts and outstanding personalized service.
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} MG Yachts (Lefkas )
Lefkada, Greece
MG Yachts Ltd is very proud to present their extensive fleet of bare boats, crewed motor yachts, motor sailers and permanently crewed sailing boats which make yacht charter Greece so unique. All these luxury yachts are available to charter in Greece. MG Yachts Ltd provides all their discerning customers with the perfect yacht offering them the opportunity of discovering and sailing through the magical waters of the Greek islands.Our specialist team of experts has gathered all the information you would ever need to know about our company as well as our privately owned and managed fleet. This information is readily available for you to peruse at your leisure. MG Yachts Ltd will get you ready for a yachting holiday of a lifetime. To find out more about our company and all our sailing holidays, you can contact any of our branches which are located in Athens, Lavrion, Rhodos, Skiathos, Corfu and Lefkas.MG Yachts Ltd is the brainchild and vision of its manager, Mrs. Mary Gogossis who together with a group of dedicated people saw the need to offer people an infinite number of sailing holidays in Greece. MG Yachts Ltd has filled a vital gap in the yacht charter Greece market so that all customers can appreciate the wonders of sailing through the most beautiful islands and best seas in the world.
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Skorpios Charter Ltd (Nidri Quay)
Nydri, Greece
The German-Greek family business has been based on Lefkada (also known as Lefkas) since 1986, and has an excellent reputation in the sailing community.Herbert Lerchl, the director and driving force of the company is an experienced boating and sailing expert. He ensures that the yachts are always in excellent condition and supervises, together with his qualified team, the smooth running of activities prior to, during and after the sailing season.His wife Joanna, business and PR manager of Skorpios Charter is Greek an invaluable advantage when dealing with local authorities.

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{"id":27,"name":"Beach","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Egremni Beach
Vasiliki, Greece
A long and thin sandy beach on the western coast of the island under the backdrop of the mountain.
{"id":27,"name":"Beach","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Katsiki Beach
Vasiliki, Greece
This sandy weather beaten beach is on the western coast of Lefkada on the Kyras cape.
{"id":21,"name":"Marina","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Lefkas Marina
Lefkada, Greece
One of the four marinas operated by Med Marinas. This large marina is a short distance from Preveza airport and is home to many agencies in the area serving both the North and South Ionian.
{"id":22,"name":"Harbour","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Levkas Harbour
Lefkada, Greece
Also called the 'Port of Lefkada', this quayside shelter north of the marina follows the main road around to the canal which leads to the northern Ionian.
{"id":23,"name":"Jetty","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Nidri Quay
Nydri, Greece
This lively tourist town offers a long quay for day trip boats a ferry and some options for visiting yachts to moor up.
{"id":23,"name":"Jetty","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Syvota Quay
Syvota, Greece
This quays to the west of the long curved cove provide shore-side mooring and access to this pretty village on the south of Lefkada island.
{"id":22,"name":"Harbour","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Vasiliki Harbour
Vasiliki, Greece
The inner harbour provides some good shore-side mooring for visiting yachts access to local restaurants and shops.
{"id":23,"name":"Jetty","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Pergiali Quay
Nydri, Greece
This long quay has a jetty at each end and is found north of Nydri and is home to a yacht charter company.
{"id":21,"name":"Marina","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Vliho Quay
Vlikhon, Greece
This small Quay and jetty is home to a charter company.
{"id":22,"name":"Harbour","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Ligia Harbour
Ligia, Greece
The solid breakwater provides shelter for mooring yachts within the harbour. Larger boats moor up on the inner wall of the harbour.

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{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Nydri
Greece
This place is a little bucket and spade and a popular tourist high street and quayside. However, we found the restaurants to offer great service and quality.
{"id":21,"name":"Marina","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Lefkas Marina
Lefkada, Greece
A short trip from Preveza airport and voila, we found ourselves in the heart of this sailing city. Boats everywhere, a large range of charter companies, some wonderful restaurants and a friendly supermarket...that delivers to your boat!!! Amazing!
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Nydri
Greece
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Vlikhon
Greece
{"id":41,"name":"Charter","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Sunsail Yacht Charter
Lefkada, Greece
{"id":5,"name":"Town","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Vasiliki
Greece
The harbour was buzzing with bars and music until late.
{"id":27,"name":"Beach","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Egremni Beach
Vasiliki, Greece
Stunning experience and impressive views. The beach bar was busy!
{"id":27,"name":"Beach","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Katsiki Beach
Vasiliki, Greece
It took a while to descend the steps to the beach from the parking area, but we saw other arrived by boat. The water and setting was incredible.
{"id":27,"name":"Beach","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Egremni Beach
Vasiliki, Greece
The windy mountain path is no longer accessible, best to visit this amazing beach by boat!
{"id":27,"name":"Beach","remember_token":null,"created_at":null,"updated_at":null} Egremni Beach
Vasiliki, Greece
A remote beach with basic facilities, but well worth the effort to get there.

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