The beautiful island of Lefkada is one of the jewels of the Ionian sea, and is the perfect destination for your Greek Island holidays in Greece. Lefkada is located close to the region of Etolaokarnania on the west side of Central Greece. There is actually a small passageway that connects mainland Greece to the island, making it a truly unique and magical place with landscape and scenery that will both inspire and amaze.
Lefkada is a very popular island for visitors from all over the world, as well as being extremely popular with Greeks. The island is one that has several lovely towns and villages worth visiting, each with their own charm and beauty. Lefkada has some wonderful beaches, making it a perfect destination for holidays during the summer months.
The capital of the island is Chora ( Hora ), which is a delightful town, filled with colourful buildings and small winding streets, perfecting for exploring.