It is one of the busiest tourist resorts of the island Lefkada.
It is found in the southern side of the island, in a very green region and abstains 38 km from the capital. Royal constitutes pole of attraction for the visitors of the island every summer, reason of harmonious combination of dense vegetation with the extensive sandy beach and the deep blue waters. It allocates one of the more beautiful beaches of Lefkada, which have acquired big fame. It is an extensive sandy beach that leads to the eminent gulf of Ponti and is one of the better beaches of the entire Mediterranean Sea for windsurfing. The wind that comes from the tall mountains and goes down to the void of plain creates the suitable conditions for the exercise of windsurfing board.
The small harbour of Royal is connected daily with the Ithaca and the Cephalonia. Also, from here begin the little boats (caiques) that make the tour of the island and go to the astonishing beach Porto Katsiki. Vassiliki is distinguished for her tourist infrastructures. In the region also functions hotels rented rooms, taverns and bars. Here, can no one pass quiet interruptions enjoying the beauty of the nature but also it has fun after the occasions are not absent. For the history we report that the archaeological excavations in the place Horospilia of Eygiroy, brought in the light discoveries of ancient and new ancient Season.According to the archaeological service, in the valley of Royal there is a scattered ancient building relic that at all probability belong in the ancient city, but still have not begun the systematic excavations.