Flying from Preveza
Flights from Preveza depart from Aktion National Airport (PVK), also called Lefkada Airport, which is located an extremely convenient 3 kilometers from the city. Located near the cape of Aktio, the airport is connected to Preveza by an ingeniously-designed undersea tunnel that runs beneath the entrance to the Ambracian Gulf, and is the only passage of its kind in all of Greece.
Aktion National Airport Information
Aktion National Airport is a modestly-sized facility that serves just under 300,000 passengers annually. Despite its small size, the airport features a surprising variety of amenities, including several restaurant bars and a duty-free shopping area. ATMs are available to address any financial concerns, and the airport is equipped with a spacious parking area for passengers driving to the terminal. Special assistance is available for individuals with limited mobility.
Getting to the Airport in Preveza
A bus to Aktion National Airport is available both from Preveza and from the nearby town of Lefkas. For greater convenience, a taxi to Aktion National Airport can be hailed from anywhere within the city for a modest fee.
Arriving in Barcelona
Charmingly eccentric and undeniably hip, Barcelona and its people defy convention. While its pleasant location along the temperate Costa Brava has inevitably drawn a great many international flights to Barcelona brimming with holiday visitors, Barcelona stubbornly retains its distinctive and intoxicating local flavor.
First Time in Barcelona
There is almost too much to do in Barcelona – it can be overwhelming. Tour the Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art (Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona) for a look into some evocative Spanish art, or take a day and relax on Barceloneta Beach.
Food lovers will find local fusion cuisine in Eixample as well as the Barri Gòtic. Families should purchase tickets to Barcelona’s Parc d’Atraccions del Tibidabo, a funicular-accessible amusement park at the summit of the city’s mountain overlook.
Making the Most of Your Barcelona Holiday
The region’s year-round mild climate means any time is a good time to travel to Barcelona, though beach-loungers may prefer the warmer summer months. To save money, travelers can easily find cheap hotels in Barcelona’s Barri Gòtic, if they don’t mind the exuberance of evening revelers. Be sure to book your tickets as far in advance as possible to ensure the best flight deals to Barcelona. Avoid airport queues with the convenient Web Check-In service.