Intos Apartments is the ideal place to stay if you are a fun of kitesurfing because it is only 3 km away from Agios Ioannis beach in our village and 10 km away from the world famous beach of Agios Ioannis, Lefkada.
Agios Nikolaos Kitesurf
The beautiful beach of Agios Ioannis, in our village it became the new favorite destination for kite lovers because of the steady thermal winds from 12 to 22 knots that start blowing around noon, every day from April to September.
The beach is divided in two areas: the open sea with the shallow warm waters and the sandy beach which is great for beginners and the lagoon with the flat water that is ideal for freestyler and all experienced kitesurfers.
Kitesurfing is one of the most popular sports on Lefkada island. The main spot for Lefkada kitesurfing is Agios Ioannis beach that is located in the north part of Lefkada.
With its deep turquoise waters and the strong winds, Agios Ioannis is considered to be one of the best beaches in Europe for kitesurfing and is only 15 min by car from Intos Apartments.
The best period to practice kitesurfing in Agios Ioannis is from April to September. The advanced kitesurfer athletes can enjoy the strong stable winds in front of the windmills that start blowing in the afternoon and reach 14-19 knots.
There are many Kitesurfing schools in Agios Nikolaos and in Lefkada that offer courses of all levels: basic, advanced and private.