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Exquisite view, not very suitable for sunbathing

I am probably going to get a lot of people angry by writing this, but the beach is not very... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Nelly P
Rightfully one of the world's most famous beaches

Porto Katsiki is known worldwide, and rightfully so. Although I am greek I had never seen this... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

I am probably going to get a lot of people angry by writing this, but the beach is not very convenient for sunbathing. The reason is it is extremely stony and if you are not equipped with proper shoes, walking through the stones is not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Nelly P
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Porto Katsiki is known worldwide, and rightfully so. Although I am greek I had never seen this colour on a beach before. Those waters are something else. You can approach the beach either by land or by a boat. If you choose to take the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

This view is spectacular! Loved seeing this beach and taking pics here. We arrived just before sunset and got some wonderful pics.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Diane M
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this beach during October and the feeling was as a private beach. Water was still quite warm and we discovered some caves as well. Recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gabriela I
Reviewed 21 October 2018

The view, the water, the beach itself are very beautiful, but I thnik that it was turned into something very commercial by the ones seeking profit and it ruins the beauty of the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aura M
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing beach, still pretty warm end of october. We went there last day of the season apparantly, and we more or less had the beach to ourselves. Good place to visit!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Lefkada and its beaches are amazing! And Porto Katsiki is one of these places. But the best thing is the view before arriving at the beach. This blue color is incredible! But the beach is full of people and this is normal as it is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kgizem87
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful beaches I've ever seen! Clear blue and turquoise waters and rocky sand. Costs €5 to park (worth it but not justified)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LoukasL_07
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is an incredible beach and a "must see" but it's not without it's drawbacks. It's quite a trawl to get there and access is down quite a few steps. It's mainly stone and can be quite an effort to get into the sea!!!! On...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank H4rry73
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

This was our first stop on a Five Island Cruise. The water is crystal clear and because of this it’s very popular for small cruise ships, so can be very crowded. The beach is pebbled, so not good to sunbathe on a towel. The beach...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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5 August 2018|
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Response from Alex_Nalbantov | Reviewed this property |
You can bring your dog, there is a dog today here, no one made it a problem. As far as I know and from what I’ve asked, there are no dog restrictions in Greece, at least on the beaches I’ve been.
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Martin C
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Response from ortoftasakc | Reviewed this property |
I was there in the beginning of October around 20 in the water and 22 in the air
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Response from Sven L | Reviewed this property |
It is a public beach and therefore you can go whenever and as long as you please. I guess there won't be any food and drink delivery service yet, but you may go there whenever you want
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