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This wetland that attracts many birds is one of the best places for birding on the island of Kefalonia.

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Most recent update 1 May 2022
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More than 100 bird species have been seen in Levadi marsh . On one side this semi-flooded marsh area is bordered by the sea. A road to a quarry runs on one side along from the sea and on the other side the marsh is overlooked by a hillside. The small wetland attracts wading birds such as Little Egret, Great Egret, Squacco Heron and Common Teal. Also Common Kingfisher can be seen. The surrounding reeded pools, scrubland and fir trees also attract tits, finches, Marsh Harrier and Sardinian Warbler. It’s also common to see European Bee-eater and buzzards and eagles in this area.



Easy access via the road to Lixouri, ample parking by the roadside. Access on foot and by bicycle.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland , Beach


Flat , Swampy

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Winter , Spring


Paved road , Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car

Birdwatching hide / platform


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