Tsoukalades is a village situated on the west side of Lefkada
island, not far away from the sea. The village runs along the main road and is located in the part between Lefkada Town
and Agios Nikitas
. The houses are usually built in traditional style with stone and yellowish roof tiles. Many of the houses away from the village center also feature big gardens. In recent years there is development of tourist facilities and establishment of new villas and holiday homes.
The area around the village is covered with dense pine forest which goes all the way down to the sea. There is a path that passes through the forest and leads to the popular Pefkoulia
beach. Tsoukalades is also famous for its sunsets and offers views towards the Ionian sea in many different directions.