Wild ducks, pelicans and herons living in the lagoon of Gira, while a road encircles it and is ideal for road trips, biking or walking.
The lagoon is divided in two by a water canal. In the western, smaller lagoon is the ivari, the farm of Lefkada, where fish are reared.
Around it are the famous beaches of Gira, Ag. Giannis, Mills, Castle and Ammoglossa.