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The historic windmills of Lefkada island

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the Venetian Rule era. only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis - Tripatricks

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in the area between the 12th and 13th century.

Windmills are spreading from Crete over to the Cyclades and the Dodecanese, as well as in the Ionian islands and Lefkada in a high frequency.

Visiting windmills is a great thing to do on your holiday in Lefkada. 

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the Venetian Rule era. only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis - Tripatricks

In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the era of the Venetian Rule. Initially, there used to be up to 12 windmills, and only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis- both not far from the city of Lefkada.

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the Venetian Rule era. only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis - Tripatricks

The Orlof's windmill is left in the best condition and has a bar with a stunning sea-view. The windmills of this areas have Russian names because they used to grind the grain imported from Russia until the beginning of 20th century.

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the Venetian Rule era. only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis - Tripatricks

The last active windmill stopped working only in 1954. 

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the Venetian Rule era. only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis - Tripatricks

More windmills you will see almost in every village of Lefkada, most of them are ruined over the years but they are still beautiful.

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the Venetian Rule era. only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis - Tripatricks

The older ones can be found in the mountain of Lefkada. They are abandoned for many years, most of the inside the forest hides by the vegetation and the pine trees of Lefkada. 

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the Venetian Rule era. only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis - Tripatricks

Once upon a time, they used to serve the mountain villages of Lefkada,  producing flour for the local needs. 

Just a bit more hiking in the mountain and you will definitely see more and more windmills.

The windmill is one of the symbols of Greek islands, it has appeared in In Lefkada, the construction of the mills started later- in the Venetian Rule era. only 5 have remained at Gyra area and Agios Ioannis - Tripatricks

If you try to explore the other side of Lefkada, the more alternative one, then get ready for some medieval ruins in the heart of the Mediterranean.   

 

 

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How to access Egremni beach in Lefkada, Greece after earthquake

Visit Egremni Beach Egremni beach after the earthquake in October 2015 is now closed. Egremni beach is the most beautiful and wild beach on the island of Lefkada. It is also known as "50 shades of blue" beach and is located (40km southwest of the city of

Visit Egremni Beach

Egremni beach in Lefkada, Greece after the earthquake in October 2015 is now closed.

The last earthquake in 2015 has set the most stunning and wild beach on the island of Lefkada as closed for the public.

All the 300 steps together with the footpath were collapsed by the earthquake. 

It is also known as "50 shades of blue" beach and is located (40km southwest of the city of Lefkada) on the west coast of the island.

Egremni became recently isolated due to the big earthquake and it is now accessible only by boat! While approaching the coast, it is impossible to resist to the vibes of this magic and unique beach.

 

How to access Egremni Beach after the earthquake 

Egremni Beach was hit badly by the earthquake. The access to this stunning and wild beach is harder than before. You can go by car the area of the old parking, but this is senseless as there are no stairs going down. The only available way through is only by boat on a private or semi-private cruise.

The sea, following nature's flow, is restoring itself little by little. The huge winter waves wash out the huge collapsed rocks and the landslides. 

Take a tailor-made boat tour or cruise to Egremni beach, and explore the magnificent landscape!

The green vegetation the white limestone and the turquoise waters they all being a part of this wide and full of colors natural canvas, painted by the gods in the island of Lefkada.

You have to have your own preparations with you (food, beverages) if you want to visit here as there are no services or beach bars after the catastrophe. Come here on a private cruise and enjoy nudism and the virgin environment.

According to the local authorities, Egremni Beach is set to open again after earthquake, projects will start immediately, and fortunately will be ready during July 2019. 

Find Egremni on Maps, rent a boat or book a private boat tour online and visit Egremni beach (boat rental depends on the weather).

Type: Family Friendly, Not Organized, Nudism, Access ONLY by Boat, Adventure

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