Some of the major attractions in Lefkada are:
The castle of Santa Maura.
The waterfalls in Dimosari canyon.
The Monastery of Faneromeni.
The Hermitage of the Holy Fathers, approximately 5 km. From Nikiana, to Alexander.
The church of Agios Donatos near Englouvi.
The gorge of Melissa, below the village crotch.
The church of Agia Kiriaki opposite of Nydri.
The folklore Lefkada embroidery museum "Maria Koutsochero" Karia.
The Kontomichio folklore museum in the crotch.
The Monastery of Agios Nikolaos Niras, near the lighthouse of white.
The ancient city of Lefkada "Nirikos", near the village Kalligoni.
The Frangoklissia Apostoli, near the village of Saint Peter.
The Kerasia springs in the mountain village Syvros.
The Church of the Assumption in Gira.
The island is mostly known for its water sports since it has two of the best beaches in the world for surfing, Agios Ioannis and Vassiliki. However this is an island with rich geographical environment. Therefore there are many other lesser-known activities for all tastes.
Some of the myriad activities that you can do are:
- surfing - windsurfing - kitesurfing
- sea skiing
- beach volley - beach soccer
- excursions in nature while enjoying the unique view
- visits to museums and archaeological sites
- visit to chapel