Ai Giannis beach in Lefkada, for 'sports'
It is located at the northwestern part of the island next to the island's capital.
It features turquoise waters and a beautiful beach with strong winds that make it an ideal place for learning sports such as windsurfing and kite surfing.
The landscape of the beach is completed with the classic windmills that give it a special appearance.
The beach of Agios Ioannis (Ai Giannis) was named so from the same named chapel and is well developed with several cafes and taverns.
It is just three kilometers from the town of Lefkada and an ideal beach for Windsurfing and Kitesurfing.
Kitesurf in Agios Ioannis beach
A beach where a thermal wind comes in a westerly direction from May to September with an intensity of 4 to 6 bft.
Very good conditions for anyone who wants to take pleasure of kite, as the air blows almost daily during those months.
The beach is not recommended for beginners. The athlete needs to sail upwind almost as soon as he gets into the sea (the air is onshore at the point where the kites are). Of course, if he carried away outside the Gulf of Ai Giannis, he may reach at ... Preveza!
For your stay in Lefkada, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In the town of Lefkada, as well as in many other areas of the island, there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.
You can reach the beach of Ai Giannis easily and conveniently since it is located in a short distance from the town of Lefkada, using the island’s road network. .
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For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field "Routes" with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.