Lefkada, Greek Islands
Lefkada is a hidden gem for cycling holidays or for those wishing to add a touch of cycling to their family beach holiday. Lefkada is a Greek island in the crystal blue Ionian Sea, undiscovered by most cyclists, and is connected to the mainland by a causeway.
The island is mountainous, making it an ideal playground for the mountain biker but can also offer some gentle cycling for the beginner or the whole family. Check out our MTB holidays based in Nydris, on the east side of the island, which offers spectacular views of the coast and picturesque villages.
- The nearest aiport to Nidri is Preveza and is around 50 mins transfer
- The riding in Lefkada is natural all mountain (AM) trail riding and cross country (XC) with routes suitable for beginners to advanced
- Over 70% of the island is mountainous providing a playground of tracks and trails for keen mountain bikers
- Best time to visit Lefkada is between May-Oct