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The island of Lefkas is ideal for cycling

Starting from the capital Lefkada can be with the bike easily explore the city and its environs . One can cycle around the historic center and by bicycle to the nearby beaches around the city.

A very nice bike ride is the round of the lagoon from the Venetian fortress of Agia Mavra, along the sandy beaches around the city, Gyra , Mylos and Ai Giannis into the city of Lefkada.

Another bike tour goes from the olive grove in the city to the village and the historic monastery of Faneromenis Fryni top of the hill and from there to Tsoukalades and Agios Nikitas.

The island is also suitable for mountain biking. The interior of the island is very green, with tall trees and picturesque villages with paths that bring the rider closer to nature and let him discover fascinating places.

At various places on the island there are organized clubs with mountain bike programs. In the city of Lefkada, Nydri and Vasiliki there are bicycle rental agencies where you can find everything you need to explore the island by bicycle.

Mountain biking on Lefkas

At various places on the island there are organized clubs with mountain bike programs. The island is also suitable for mountain biking. The interior of the island is very green, with tall trees and picturesque villages with paths that bring the rider closer to nature and let him discover fascinating places.

With a regular bike or mountain bike, you can follow the bike path from the plain of Vasiliki and Agios Petros to Syvros, Ass Arena, Lake Marantochori and the mountain route Athani, Chortata, Nikoli.

The Melissa Gorge in Sfakiotes, the village Charadiatika with its sources and its gorges, gorge Dimosari with its fantastic waterfalls, the forest of Dafni and sources of Kerasia in Syvros are ideal for exploring by bike.

The island is also suitable for mountain biking. The interior of the island is very green, with tall trees and picturesque villages with paths that bring the rider closer to nature and let him discover fascinating places.

At various places on the island there are organized clubs with mountain bike programs. In the city of Lefkada, Nydri and Vasiliki there are bicycle rental agencies where you can find everything you need to explore the island by bicycle.

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