Lefkada Porto Katsiki

Information about Porto Katsiki

Porto Katsiki Lefkada: Porto Katsiki is one of the main beach attractions of Lefkada and among the top beaches in Greece and in the Mediterranean. It is located 44 km southwest of the island's capital and close to Athani village.

The natural beauty of Porto Katsiki offers one of the most impressive themes that Lefkada is famous for. Abrupt white cliffs form a wild yet magnificent backdrop and a unique antithesis with the deep blue waters of the Ionian. Lush vegetation covers the surrounding area creating one of the most idyllic landscapes in the world.

Numerous sunbeds and umbrellas cover this famous sandy beach but the cliffs offer some beautiful shaded spots for some privacy and relaxing sunbathing. Some steps will lead you directly to the beach.

Porto Katsiki is simply irresistible for thousands of visitors around the world and a unique sightseeing experience It is frequented with private yachts and is simply the best way to access this beach, apart from a car. It can also be reached by taxi-boat from the villages of Vassiliki and Nidri. A car parking, bars and canteens are found on top of the stairs.

How to get there

Lefkada is connected to the mainland with a bridge, so it is easily accessible by car. There are many different ways to get to Porto Katsiki, from any location on the island.
Lefkada Town to Porto Katsiki: 44 km / 27.3 miles

Private transfers: We recommend using an online pre-booked Lefkada transfer service, which provides transfer by taxi, minibus or private VIP car and arranging a pickup directly from Aktion/Preveza airport or your hotel. Alternatively, there’s the option of arranging a pickup by a local driver directly at the following numbers: 0030 694 4348 010, 0030 26450 26555 9292 or book your taxi online.

Car rental: Τhere’s the option of renting a car in Lefkada with as little as 14 euros per day and pick it up directly from the Aktion/Preveza airport or your hotel. Using a car rental allows visitors to discover Porto Katsiki and many other places of interest in Lefkada at their own pace.

Sea bus / Boat: There are sea buses that carry out routes from Vassiliki port to Porto Katsiki. The route lasts about one hour and a half.

Things To See And Do In Porto Katsiki

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Guest 2008-12
Great beach
Porto Katsiki is soooooo beautiful. It is definetely one of my top5 favourite beaches in Greece that I went to. Maybe even top3.
Guest 2008-06
The best beach ever
The best beach ever!! Going there was difficult but it was worth it 100% percent!! Very blue water, scenic landscape, great view from the beach bar on top!! I can't descibe you the feeling there, I never thought there was a beach like that in Greece. I believed you could find such beaches only in the Carribean.