Find How to get to Gialos Beach from Lefkada, Nydri or Vasiliki
Get to Gialos beach from Lefkada town (and the north) in 59 mins. Drive 36km via Tsoukalades, Exanthia village at the Eparchiaki Odos Lefkas & Kato Exanthias
Get to Gialos beach from Vasiliki (and the south) in 37 mins via Agios Petros, Chortata, in 22 km via the Eparchiaki Odos Lefkas Vasilikis.
Get to Gialos beach from Nidri (and the east) in 1 hour 10 minutes and 44km via Vasiliki, or follow the mountain way via Vafkeri or Platistoma, Karya and Exanthia village.
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Or, get a speedboat day tour, depending on the weather.
Type: Partly Organized, Nudism, Parking, Adventure
Gialos Beach what is it? and some facts to know
Gialos beach is a long coastline 4km length, located 36km from the city of Lefkada on the west coast of the island.
It is a very long and sandy (small pebble) beach that is is situated north of Porto Katsiki and Egremni beaches, just below Athani village.
The road is been recently fixed with all the previously difficult parts that have been restructured. It might still have some steep parts but the outcome and the view will definitely reward you.
You can also find canteens here serving snacks, coffee, and beverages or refreshing cocktails.
Due to the big length of the beach, there are also isolated areas for those who want to avoid crowds.
Enjoy your day in this huge beach which is also a great spot for nudism.
What to watch out when coming to Gialos beach?
Try to avoid Athani village when coming to Gialos beach from the town of Lefkada, turn after Dragano to the right towards Gialos beach.
Athani has a narrow main street and all the popular beaches close to Athani might cause traffic confusion on high season.
Turn right on the first sign towards Gialos beach after Dragano village, and start climbing down the mountain toward Gialos beach.
Lefkada will definitely amaze you on every step!