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Administrative Region : Ionian Islands
Regional unit : Lefkada

Nydri, also Nidri (Greek, Modern: , Katharevoussa: -on), older forms: Nydrio, Nydrion, Nidrio and Nidrion (Νυδρί ) is a town located in the eastern part of the island of Lefkada, Greece. It is linked with a road linking with Vasiliki and north to Lefkada and with the GR-42 with the mainland. A bay is situated to the east overlooking its nearby islands including Madouri, Skorpio, Sparta and the mainland with the northwestern part of the Aitoloakarnania prefecture. The mountains surround the island with grasslands and trees. Nydri is famous for its hotels, restaurants, nightclubs, taverns


The town became famous in 1963 when Aristotelis Onassis bought an island named Skorpios, residents are not allowed in the island. The village was welcomed with tourists from around the world in which also visited the island named Skorpios. The town also has a port.


Nydri has a school, a lyceum (middle school), a gymnasium (secondary school), churches, banks, a port and a few squares (plateies).

Aristoteles Onassis Statue in Nydri

Year Village Population Municipal district
1961 694 -
1991 692 -
2001 865 1011

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