The mountainous area of Lefkada is full of canyons, ravines, springs, rich vegetation, rare flowers and scenic pathways ideal for long walks and excursions in the nature.
The pathways of Skaros Mountain with the beautiful forest of Velanidias, the Melissa Gorge in Sfakiotes, the canyon of Dimosari, the waterfalls of Nydri in a green and cool place and the forest of Dafnis in Sivros, will create a breathtaking excitement to those who will decide to explore Lefkada by taking a long walk.
Near Lefkada’s town, you could take magical walks around the Lagoon to the south side of Lekada’s town, the olive grove, Fryni and Apolpena to the monastery of Faneromenis.
Specifically, the most amazing walking rides of Lefkada are:
From the village Chortata, to Stavrota (altitude 1.141 m) and the tableland of Englouvis.
From the village Aghios Elias to Stavrota and the tableland of Englouvis.
From Englouvi to Aghios Donatos.
From Nikiana village to Skaros.
From Vlichos to the area of Geni and Aghia Kiriaki.
From Nydri to the canyon of Dimosari.
From Kavalos to the Melissa Gorge.
From Karya to the field of Karyas – H.C of Aghios Ioannis.
From Fryni of H.C of Faneromenis.
From Charadiatika to the Canyon of Alatros.
From Paleokatouna to Niochori.
From Vournika to the H.C of Aghios Ioannis in Rodaki.
From Sivros to the Cave of Karoucha.
From Marantochori to Amousa.
From Dragano to Gialos.
From Athani to Egremni.
From Aghios Petros to Roupakia
From Spartochori of Meganissi to Aghios Ioannis.
From Katomeri of Meganissi to Atherinos.
Lefkada – Castle – Gira – Lefkada (a route including the lagoon in Lefkada’s municipality).
From Kalamos to Episkopi.