A.Paragliding in Lefkada
Paragliding in Greece is one of the most thrilling and unforgettable holiday activities you can experience. The North West region in particular provides an extended flying season with excellent conditions throughout the year as it is not affected by the strong north easterly winds (Meltemia).Flying over Lefkadas turquoise waters is guaranteed to be a unique experience. It will give you a bird’s eye view of this stunning cosmopolitan Ionian island. Only 3 Km away from Myrto Homes are located the main paragliding schools .
- Daily Bike Rides
One of the seven Ionian Islands in the west of Greece, Lefkas (or Lefkada) is renowned for its mountainous landscape, beautiful beaches and lush green vegetation. Mountain biking on the Greek island of Lefkas, daily rides for travellers during the summer season. Over 70% of the island is mountainous providing a playground of tracks and trails for keen mountain bikers.
C.Open water swimming
Open water swimming offers you freedom to swim within a natural setting giving you the benefit of experiencing clear water and breathtaking landscapes while building your fitness. Swimming in the open sea brings a real sense of freedom, adventure, challenge and above all, personal achievement.
Swimming within a group is a supportive and social experience…you are all in it together! It’s a great way to make new friends and generally have some fun in the sun.
We believe that during a swimming holiday it is important to have time out to relax in between the swims and get into the Greek spirit .
D.Kite-surf & Windsurf
Lefkada has turned into a remarkable summer destination for all the water sports lovers. The maritime arena of numerous beaches and the preferred area of Vasiliki bay, are considered as a seaside paradise for all surfers.
In the summer period, the wind direction, its intensity and the waves which gradually rise during the midday have turned this southwest bay into one of the best spots around the world, and the 3rd best European beach according to world class windsurf athletes and funs.
You may also relax on the sandy surroundings, watching the windsurf experts perform amazing moves with their boards, like slaloms, freestyle, side shore passing and spectacular wave jumps.
On the other side of Lefkada, very close to the capital, you can practice kite surf, at Ai Giannis (St. John) beach, where the wind conditions are similar, but the sea level is ideal for such a sport.
Every day the sky is full of bright colors, while surfers slide on the water and perform stunning moves with their tiny boards.
In most of these areas, you will also find plenty of windsurfing schools, teachers, stores, or rental businesses to get your first ride on the water.