Mylos beach in Lefkada island

Mylos beach (Milos)

The famous beach near to Agios Nikitas has gorgeous views, exotic sandhills, and turquoise waters.

Mylos beach is located only two kilometres from the village, and can be accessed by foot or by water taxi either. The footpath starts from one of the taverns, and you must climb across a small hill, but you will have nice views of Agios Nikitas. The water taxi departs hourly from the beach of Agios Nikitas, the trip takes only a few minutes.

The beach has wonderful views from the top of the hills, and you will see why is it proudly introduced as one of the best beaches in Lefkada island. The seabed is filled with coarse sand, in the background there is a huge sand dune, which makes interesting this beach. The turquoise colours of the Ionian sea are incredible, visitors say that Mylos beach has exotic atmospheres. Because Mylos beach is not organized, you must carry with yourself some food and drink, and of course a parasol. On the top of the surrounding hills you can see some old, ruined windmills, the beach gets its name from these buildings.

Guide to Mylos beach

Lefkada GPS CoordinatesCoordinates:  38.787373, 20.608136
10 km south from Lefkada town, next to Agios Nikitas
Sea colourSea water color: blue, turquoise
Sand typeSand type: small pebbles
Beaches depth iconDepth: normal
Waves Sea surface: moderate
CrowdsCrowds: not crowded
Facilities on the beachFacilities: –
InformationOther Information: some old windmills in the area
AccessibilityAccessibility: on foot, or by boat from Agios Nikitas

+ Pros

  • beautiful natural enviroment
  • usually not crowded
  • calm atmospheres
  • huge sand dunes in the background
  • can be accessed on foot and by water taxi either

– Cons

  • on foot you must climb a hill to reach the beach;



Mylos beach on map


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