The village is known as a small resort in the northern side of Lefkada, with some apartments, shops and other facilities. Tsoukalades is located only a few kilometres west from Lefkada town, between the capitol and Agios Nikitas village.
Tsoukalades was built on the hills on the northern heights of Lefkada, and there is no direct exit to the sea. Next to the main road were built some taverns and supermarkets, this is side of the village is dedicated for tourism. The center of Tsoukalades (the old village) is a little further away than the main road, therefore road signs show the way.
The streets of Tsoukalades village are surrounded by pine forests and olive trees, so if you like green belted areas, will like these street views too.
The village is recommanded for those who like calm atmospheres, and a good starting place to discover the best western beaches of Lefkada. The closest beaches from Tsoukalades are Pefkoulia beach (5′ driving), Mylos beach (10′ driving) and Kathisma beach (15′ driving). These great beaches are in close proximity, but you have to go by car or bike to reach them quick and easy.
Many apartments, studios and villas for rent are also available in Tsoukalades, so if you would like to stay here, just check the list of the recommended accomodations below.
Recommended apartments, studios in Tsoukalades
Villa Adelais (studios, up to 2 – 6 guests)
Liogerma Apartments (up to 2 – 5 guests)
Kalliope Apartments (up to 2 – 3 guests)
Villa Maria (studios)
Pansion Filoxenia (up to 2 – 4 guests)
Villa Erato (studios and apartments, up to 2 – 6 guests)
Gountis Apartment (up to 3 – 4 guests)
Casa Ovata (studios)
Maistros Apartments (up to 2 guests)
Great villas in the area
Artblue Villas (up to 2 – 7 guests)
Villa Goudis (up to 6 – 8 guests)
Villa Elenia (suites, up to 2 – 4 guests)
Ionian Horizon Villas (up to 4 – 6 guests)
Acquaterra Villas (up to 4 – 5 guests)
Lefkogea Villas and apartments (up to 6 guests)
Blue Chill Villa (up to 6 guests)
Guide to Tsoukalades
Coordinates: 38.822081, 20.656749
6 km southwest from Lefkada town
Population: 150 (increases much during summer months)
Facilities: taverns, apartments, studios, markets, pharmacy
Nearest beaches: Pefkoulia beach (3 km), Agios Nikitas beach (5 km), Agios Ioannis beach (8 km), Gira beach (9 km)
+ Reasons to visit Tsoukalades in Lefkada island
- located near to the capitol
- green scenery, lush vegetation of the area
- calm atmospheres
- not a coastal village
- the beaches are a little far away
Location / on map