Meganisi is a beautiful traditional island which is placed in the south east side of Lefkada, next to the famous Scorpios, the island of Aristotelis Onasis.  It constitutes the biggest island from a cluster of islands (Scorpion, Skorpidi, Kythros, and others. The Ionian Sea, the full of green landscapes, the amazing view and the small ports with the fish-taverns, create a unique atmosphere.

Meganisi has plenty of beautiful beaches like   Aghios Ioannis, Spillia, Pasoumaki, Ambelakia, Atherinos, Faros, Limonari, Elia, Loutrolimni and Bereta but also caves like Papanikoli, Giovanni etc

It is constituted by three villages,  Spartochori, Katomeri and Vathy, each one  with its own particularity and beauty

Meganisi has a good road network and local transportation. In the Municipality of Meganisi there are regular transportation services offering you easy access to the 3 settlements of the island

The regular transport to the island becomes with the ferry boat from Nydri, situated 16 Klm south of Lefkada on the east coastal zone. 

During the ferry-boat trip that lasts 25 minutes, the visitors can enjoy the breathtaking view to the many islets scattered around Meganisi such as Madouri with the old family house of the greek poet

Valaoritis and the islet of Scorpios, still owned by the famous Onassis family. The visitor has the opportunity to swim to those beautiful small islets, since become daily cruises. There are also daily ferry-boat connections to Ithaca and Kefalonia.

 Useful Telephone Numbers:

Airport Aktio: 26820 22089
Bus station of Lefkada: 26450 22364
Port authority of Nidri: 26450 92509
Medical centre of Meganisi: 26450 51304
Municipality of Meganisi: 26450 61320


Meganisi:Τel: +30 26450 51059, +30 26450 29340 , fax: +30 26450 51060, Athens:Tel: +30 210 8315429 - Fax: +30 210 8324242 , E-mail: