Shimmering in the Ionian Sea off the west coast of Greece, Lefkada is refreshingly under the radar of mainstream package-tour crowds. That’s largely because there’s no airport on the island. That said, it’s no hardship to reach the island, and its assets are extraordinary, while life is deliciously slow here. We’ve scoured around to bring you the ultimate reasons to visit Lefkada. Read, digest, and make a date.
To explore more of Greece, check out the best hotels in Skyros and these beautiful places to stay on Corfu Island. These are bookable with Culture Trip. During your stay, explore the top things to do and see in Corfu, and relax on the most beautiful beaches the island has to offer. Make sure you also book a table at at least one of the best restaurants in Heraklion to sample some delicious Greek dishes.