Introducign holidays to Lygia
Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city? Look no further than Lygia. Situated on the western coast of Greece, this tranquil yet tasteful resort will prove the perfect remedy to any big-city-blues you might be having.
Centred around a beautifully quaint fishing harbour, the laid-back small town enables visitors to commute around neighbouring attractions with ease. To the west of the resort lies calm seas and sandy beaches which provide the perfect backdrop to unwind in this exceedingly peaceful atmosphere.
Due to it’s chilled out surroundings, families and couples are perfectly suited to holidays on the island of Lefkada and in particular, Lygia. With its spectacular views and landscapes Lygia is the perfect opportunity for holidaymakers to set the pace and tone of their break, as the island lends itself both to basking in the beautiful sun while also providing numerous activities to pass the time.
Life’s a beach
Everyone loves to relax on the beach and let their worries fade away and there is nowhere easier to do just that then on Lygia Beach. The sandy beaches which stretch along the ocean prove to be the perfect surface to lie back and watch the calm and tranquil ocean.
Just a short walking distance from the town centre, Lygia Beach is enshrouded by a lush of beautiful green olive trees to provide some cool shade if and when you need it. The calm ocean is the perfect temperature to dip your toes in and cool off from the sizzling sun. But if lazing around and letting the crisp ocean air wash over you isn’t your idea of fun then you can also partake in some snorkelling and get to know the other side of Lygia Beach deep beneath the crystal blue water.
Just because Lygia is relatively tranquil in comparison to other coastal resorts, don’t assume that it doesn’t have a plethora of attractions to keep you occupied. With a wonderfully quaint local street of restaurants, the town’s dining options offer some truly authentic tastes of Greece with locally sourced fish from the harbour.
Exploring your surroundings is a must on any holiday and there is much to explore around Lygia. Entrancing coves laden with small pebbles are dotted around the crystal waters and following their lead in from the beautiful ocean could prove to be a sight you’ll never forget. For holidaymakers looking to maintain an active lifestyle there are a number of criss-crossing walking trails up and around the pine-scented hills behind the local villages.
Just a short bus ride away, or cycle if you’re feeling up to the task, sits the island capital of Lefkas Town which is the perfect place to undergo some retail therapy in their numerous shops, perfect for picking up some local souvenirs to take home. As the golden sun finally sets the town kicks into another gear as the energetic nightlife takes over where you can enjoy a tropical cocktail and dance long into the night.