Dominated by the great walls of the Agia Mavra fortress
Lefkas Town holidays will find you in the capital of the island and bring with it the hustle and bustle that you would expect from any capital. Although probably the busiest on the island, Lefkas Town still retains its traditional atmosphere and charm with its stunning countryside just waiting to be explored.
Famous for its shopping, the main street which runs through the middle of the town provides an array of shops ranging from traditional food shops to boutiques. Holidays to Lefkas Town ensure an excellent location, only a thirty minute transfer time from Preveza airport. It's easy to get around and explore all that Lefkas has to offer. The local buses which run from Lefkas Town run down both coasts making it so easy to get about. Alternatively hire a bicycle and visit the nearby beach of Agios Ionnis - a beautiful beach which is very popular among windsurfers as is the popular resort of Vassiliki, which is easily reached via the local bus - a haven for windsurfers and mountain bikers, visit on an afternoon when you'll see the windsurfers in all their glory speeding across the ocean!
Quick Lefkas Town Tips
The currency used in Lefkas is the Euro
Greek is the national language of Lefkas however English is widely spoken
The religion in Lefkas (and the rest of Greece) is Greek Orthodox
Transfers from Lefkas (Preveza) airport take approximately 30 to 40 minutes
As with all holidays in Greece try some of the fresh local fish or a typical Greek Mezze
Public monuments, churches, shops, cafes and restaurants
Lefkas Town holidays revolve around the pretty main square which is lined with small cafes and tavernas, but if you can tear yourself away make sure you visit some of the fine art churches and art deco museums there are on offer. Nightlife here consists of modern and traditional bars and tavernas, a great atmosphere but you won't find any nightclubs open until the early hours. Holidays in Lefkas Town provide a great base for exploring the island of Lefkas and although it doesn't have its own beach it does have a marina and there are plenty nearby which are easily accessible, a great one to visit is Yima which also provides tavernas and water sports. A firm favourite with families and couples alike looking for a relaxing, laid back atmosphere. Book holidays to Lefkas Town online here at Latedeals.co.uk.
Top Places To Visit
Lefkas Town Marina
Lefkas Town's new marina has become enormously popular, halfway between Corfu and Keffalonia, Lefkas Town provides one of the calmest harbours in the Ionian. A great place to enjoy the tavernas and shops dotted around the Marina, before travelers mooring for the night board their yachts and sail off into the sunset.