Gaidaros beach is relatively unknown among Lefkada beaches, even it is located between the popular Kathisma and the interesting Avali beach.
To find Gaidaros just follow the road signs from Kalamitsi village to Kavalikefta beach, and turn left to Avali. After a few hundres meters you will see Avali beach bar, and drive through the parking places, follow the asphalt road to its end, where this great beach is waiting for you. Gaidaros beach is one of the most secluded and abandonded beaches in the western side of Lefkada, there are only a few sunbeds and parasols for rent, and two small, but familiar beach bars called ‘Nektar Paradise’ and Gaidaros Canteen.
This amazing beach is perfect to enjoy the waves of Ionian Sea, the warm sun and nothing else matters. The atmosphere on the northersn side is ideal for naturists, and everybody who like the pure beauty of nature.
The seabed is filled with small pebbles and coarse sand, with some larger rocks under the surface. If you come here to Gaidaros, you can connect to your visit some other beaches easily in the area. On the southern sides of Gaidaros are located Avali, Kavalikefta, Megali Petra beaches.
This beach is also known as Theotokos
Guide to Gaidaros beach
Coordinates: 38.766708, 20.596452
30 km southwest from Lefkada town
Sea water color: blue
Sand type: sand, small pebbles
Sea surface: moderate
Crowds: not crowded
Other Information: –
Accessibility: by car
- calm atmospheres
- in some places large stones make difficult to get into the sea