Where is Nikianana area in Lefkada island ?On the eastern coast of Lefkada, in the middle of the route from the capital to Nydri, lies Nikiana, a picturesque seaside settlement with significant tourist traffic and a harbor where fishing and excursion boats are bound.
Above Nikiana stands the imposing mountainous area of Skaron (Skaron) with the evergreen trees, one of the most beautiful areas of Lefkada. There are, among others, the monastery and the oasis of the Holy Fathers, the monastery of Agios Georgios, near the settlement of Kolliva, and the settlement Alexandros, with stone houses, near a picturesque plateau.
Beaches of Nikiana area LefkadaAmong the beaches of the village, Limni beach with the fine sand and the shallow waters stands out, at the entrance of Nikiana, very close to the village center, next to the road. Suitable for small children due to its topography, it is particularly popular. Contria (rocks) is the small beach, high on the preferences of visitors, with white pebbles, beside the harbor of the village that got its name from the large rocks or "contria", as the inhabitants used to call them. Finally, the beach that starts from "Contria" up to the area the locals call "Varka", is the largest in extend beach of Nikiana with several tourist accommodation, shops, restaurants and beach bar.