Located 15 km south west of Lefkada Town and only a couple of km from the seaside village of Agios Nikitas, Kathisma is the most family-friendly and easy to reach beach in Lefkada island. This is a large coast with soft pebbles and fantastic crystal water. A large part of the beach is organized with sunbeds, umbrellas, bars and traditional taverns, while many Lefkada hotels and studios are found in the surrounding hills.
Few water sports centers are based in Kathisma beach, among which some centers for paragliding. This sports is very impressive and allows paragliders to see all the western side of Lefkada island. One side of Kathisma beach, a small region surrounded by rocks, is frequented by naturists.