Agios Ioannis is the closest beach to Lefkada Town, only 2 km from the city centre. Located on the northern side of Lefkada island, Agios Ioannis is a large beach with crystal waters and soft sand on the shore. Partly organized with sunbeds and umbrellas and partly non-organized at all, Agios Ioannis is a very convenient place to stay during your Lefkada holidays. Due to its closeness to the city and its central location in Lefkada, Agios Ioannis is easy to reach and has relaxing atmosphere.
Many Lefkada studios and hotels line up the beach of Agios Ioannis, located only few steps from the sea. Agios Ioannis is great for families with kids and also for windsurfers and kitesurfers. In fact, this is the most popular beach for kitesurfing in Lefkada island. A strong wind blows in summer afternoons in Agios Ioannis, providing the best conditions for kitesurfing and windsurfing. Also many surfing centers are found along the beach, offering courses for all ages and renting the necessary equipment.