Car Rental Lefkada
Lefkada is a Greek Island found in the heart of the Ionian Sea, located on the west coast of mainland Greece. Many also call this island the "Caribbean of Greece" as it resembles a tropical paradise with exotic beaches that feature fine-grained white sand and crystal clear turquoise sea waters surrounded by wild nature and dramatic rocky cliff drops. It is a popular destination where hundreds of thousands of people from around the world come to enjoy the natural beauty of the island as well as picturesque seaside villages, breathtaking scenic landscapes, and of course, beautiful exotic beaches. It is a Greek Island well worth the visit with your Lefkada auto rental from Imperial. Start your adventure by driving to the island's capital, Lefkada Town. You will find a cheerful and welcoming town filled with colorful mosaic buildings, churches, and museums as you journey through the cobbled stone streets. Head out to the small harbor and marina lined with delicious bakeries, trendy cafes, and exquisite restaurants that provide the delightful aromas of the local delicacies offered. Be sure also to visit Gyra Lagoon, found literally in the middle of the town where pelicans, flamingos, and ducks call their home among the hustle and bustle of the busy Lefkada Town. Then drive to the castle and fortress of Agia Mavra, one of the oldest castles on the island with solid walls that still stand to protect the entrance of the old town. Next, drive up the hill above the town and visit the most important religious center on the island, The Monastery of Panagia Faneromeni, which also provides gorgeous scenic views. Then drive to the seaside village of Nidri, located around a natural bay that has become a popular tourist resort for fun-filled holidays.
Car Hire Lefkada
Discover beautiful sandy beaches, a port filled with private yachts and sailboats, a plethora of amenities, including taverns, cafes, and restaurants, the remains of a prehistoric settlement, and the famous Dimosari Waterfalls. Next, drive your rental car and visit the beautiful fishing village of Agios Nikitas, built amphitheatrically on the slopes of a hill full of olive trees. An enchanting village with pristine beaches, a picturesque port, modern amenities, and a delightful atmosphere for anyone and everyone who visits. Continue your journey and visit one of the most beautiful bays on the island, with blue crystalline waters surrounded by lush green forests and a port filled with luxurious yachts found in the seaside village of Sivota. A popular tourist resort famous for its white sanded beaches, relaxing atmosphere, and breathtaking scenic beauty. Then drive to the picturesque seaside village of Vassiliki, featuring a famous long pebbled beach that attracts thousands of people from around the world who come to enjoy the watersports and windsurfing activities. Be sure to visit Doukato Cape, also known as Cape Lefkada, found on the island's southwestern tip with a lighthouse that stands tall on steep rocks above the Ionian Sea, home to ancient ruins of the Temple of Apollo. A location of extreme beauty with a romantic setting where you can enjoy glorious sunsets fading away in the endless blue waters of the sea.
Furthermore, it is believed that human sacrifices were made from these towering cliffs; legend has it that the Greek poet Sappho threw herself from the cliffs of Cape Lefkada when Phaon rejected her. Last but not least, the beautiful exotic beaches of Lefkada should not be missed! Voted among the most beautiful beaches in Europe is the stunning Porto Katsiki Beach, which resembles a tropical paradise with abrupt white cliffs that tower over a white sandy beach surrounded by the deep turquoise waters of the Ionian Sea that can be easily accessed with your Lefkada car rental. Also, visit the gorgeous long sandy beach of Kathisma, the secluded but wonderful beach of Mylos, and of course, the famous beach of Agios Ioannis. Another fabulous beach not to be missed is Egremni Beach, amidst impressive barren cliffs and magnificent crystal clear sea waters that can only be accessed by boat from Vassiliki village. There are no limits with Imperial! You can easily visit all the sites in the luxury and comfort of your Lefkada hire car. So, sit back and enjoy the drive!