The pretty church of Prophet Elias in Lefkada is spotted on one of the island's tallest spots, at an altitude of 1015 meters! It features a ground-level design with white and light-blue painted exteriors, as well as a whitewashed interior with a handful of chairs, Orthodox icons, a small chandelier, and a sand candelabrum! Plus, spot the corner-placed bell tower with views over the village of Nidri and eastern Lefkada!
A very photogenic place, the surroundings of Prophet Elias Church are ideal for picture-taking sessions, whereas the church also celebrates annually on the 20th of July! Prophet Elias is accessible by car or on foot, following designated pathways from the villages of Karia and Eglouvi.
How to get there
Prophet Elias Church is located near Eglouvi village.
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 Airport (in Preveza) or your hotel. There's also the option of arranging a pickup by a local driver directly at the following numbers: 0030 690 707 8138, 0030 26450 26555, or 0030 699 477 6364. Alternatively, you can book your taxi online.