The harbor of “Forkyna”, as Homer names it (Odissey, XIII), sits on the southeast side of the Island, 20 miles from the town of Lefkada.
One of the most natural harbors of the whole Ionian , with the blue sea enshrined in the middle of green hills covered with olive groves, Sivota resembles the shapes of Scandinavian fjords.
Famous safe haven in fierce storms,it atracts hundreds boats during the summer season.
Sea lovers will have the chance to choose between close landings for quick trips: Ithaca, Meganissi, Kalamos, Arkoudi, Kefalonia, Skorpios, Kitros, are just some of the Islands in the surroundings that you’ll be able to visit, where you’ll enjoy wonderful beaches and crystal clear waters.
In a car trip, on the East part of the Island, many villages are set on the coast, for example the cosmopolitan Nydri, with its unique Waterfalls and its lively nights.
On the West coast you’ll find some of the most beautiful beaches in Europe: Porto Katsiki, Egremni, Kathisma, Gialos.During the years many of them have been awarded with blue flags.So don`t miss them!!