Lygia is an important tourist resort in the north side of the island, you will find it just a few kilometers from Lefkada town.

Buildings of the village was built next to the sea and on the surrounding hills both, so in Lygia there are many apartments and studios for rent. The main road passes through the village, so Lygia has great connection to Lefkada town in the north and Nidri in the south. Next to the main road you can find several taverns, bars, supermarkets and bakeries, where you can get some goods for your needs.

Because Lefkada town is located only about 6 kilometres from Lygia, many tourists discover the best sights of the capitol, and enjoy its pleasant atmosphere.

Lygia port and the nearby beaches

Ligia has also a small port with dozens of colourful fishing boats. The marina is protected well from the waves by a breakwater, and next to it there is some small tavern.

The beaches of Ligia are mainly filled with rocks and pebbles. You can find at some places a few sunbeds and parasols, but the most beaches of the area are unorganized. Just walk down narrow paths to the sea and swim in the emerald waters!

Lygia village is also a good starting place to discover the east and west side of Lefkada. The apartments of Lygia are usually in medium price range, and you can find here basic studios and well equipped apartments both.


Recommended apartments and studios in Lygia

Marmara Studios (studios, up to 2 – 3 guests, sea / mountain view)

Anesis Village Studios and Apartments (up to 2 – 4 guests)

Alkyon Apartments and Villas Hotel (up to 2 – 5 guests, superior)

Porto Lygia (rooms for 2 guests)

Hotel Avra (up to 2 – 3 guests, studios)

Faros Studios (up to 2 – 4 guests)

Sandy Toes (superior apartment)

Tsonas Apartments (up to 2 – 4 guests)

House of Dreams (up to 4 guests)

Polyxenis Rooms (up to 2 – 5 guests)

Recommended villas and top suites around the village

Anthemis Luxury Villas (up to 7 guests)

Gea Villas (up to 4 – 6 guests)

Thealos Village (up to 2 – 6 guests)

Katouna Suites

Lefkas Villas (up to 4 – 8 guests)

Villa Buena Vista (up to 10 guests)

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Guide to Lygia

Lefkada GPS CoordinatesCoordinates:  38.789278, 20.719222
7 km south from Lefkada town
CrowdsPopulation: 100 (increases much during summer months)
Facilities on the beachFacilities: taverns, bars, apartments, studios, supermarkets, souvenir shops, bakery, rent-a-car agency, small port
InformationNearest beaches: Lygia beach (0km), Nikiana beach (3 km)


+ Reasons to visit Lygia in Lefkada island

  • well equipped village with many services
  • only a small distance to Lefkada town

– Cons

  • not so picturesque like other coastal villages in Lefkada
  • the beaches of Lygia are average


On map


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