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7 nights in the Ionian Islands

Pebbled beach in Lefkada, Greece
GREECE QUICK FACTS

• Greece enjoys more than 250 days of sunshine or 3,000 sunny hours a year.

• Greek has been spoken for more than 3,000 years, making it one of the oldest languages in Europe.

• Greece’s currency, the Drachma, was 260 years old and Europe’s oldest currency. The Drachma was replaced with the Euro in 2002.

The old town in Corfu, Greece

Corfu

Welcome to Greece! The lovely captain and crew are looking forward to seeing you on board in Corfu. Take a tour of your new home for the next week as we begin cruising to your first destination, Antipaxos.

Antipaxos

Distance from last location:

34nm

Arriving at the stunning island of Antipaxos you will want to immediately dive into the turquoise waters and explore the white sandy beaches! Take in the stunning coastline, some of the most dramatic coastlines in all of Greece. From towering cliffs to secluded coves.

SEE & DO:

• Visit the island's only village, Gaios.

• Enjoy the tropical beauty of Paralia Voutoumi.

• Have a private beach picnic at Mesovrika Beach.

• Go snorkeling in the crystal-clear waters around the Blue Cave.

Kathisma beach on Lefkas Island, Greece

Lefkada (Lefkas)

Distance from last location:

62nm

Today we make our way to Lefkada, a charming fusion of quaint seaside villages and raw untouched beauty, the island of Lefkada feels like something out of a movie. For luxurious seclusion head to the west coast’s still blue waters of Egremni Beach, then cruise over to Agios Nikitas -an under-the-radar village where you can enjoy a bite to eat at any of the tavernas framing the waterfront.

SEE & DO:

• Visit the Monastery of Panagia Faneromeni.

• Go kayaking around the island's crystal-clear waters.

• Head to The Old Plane Tree for some hearty meatballs.

• Enjoy the island’s best sunset at Fourth Beach.

Beach on Meganísi Island in Greece

Meganísi

Distance from last location:

11nm

Meganisi is a stunningly beautiful island that offers a variety of activities from lounging on the beach to exploring historical sites, this paradise is sure to impress! This picturesque spot has been compared to Santorini for its stunning setting and views – perfect for taking some postcard-worthy shots!

SEE & DO:

• Admire the view from atop Katomeri Hill.

• Dock in peaceful Spartochori Marina.

• Enjoy local food at Taverna Niagas.

• Enjoy the turquoise waters around Vathy Bay and its caves.

Fiskardo village in Kefalonia Island, Greece

Kefalonia

Distance from last location:

27nm

Cruising towards Kefalonia you will see the commanding limestone cliffs, winding pathways that lead to unassuming bays, and arid rolling hills with 360-degree ocean views. Visit the famous crescent-shaped Myrtos Beach with its breathtaking cliff faces, and dive into the illuminating blue waters of the famous Melissani Cave.

SEE & DO:

• Go scuba dive in Lassi’s Blue Canyon.

• Stop at Argostoli Archaeology Museum.

• Head to Fiscardo’s Institution, Tassia Restaurant.

• Enjoy a sunset drink at Alaties Beach’s endearing Acqua restaurant.

Navagio beach with motorboat on Zakynthos Island, Greece

Zakinthos

Distance from last location:

31nm

Zakynthos is the southernmost island in the group of Ionian Islands. The island has a long history, dating back to ancient times. Zakynthos was inhabited by the Mycenaeans in the Bronze Age. The island was later conquered by the Dorians and became a part of the Greek city-state of Corinth.

SEE & DO:

• Explore the Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Cove).

• Go snorkel around the island's hidden caves.

• Have a drink at Piscina Pool Bar.

• Enjoy Greek seafood at Jasmine Bar restaurant.

Skorpios Island in Meganisi, Greece

Skorpios

Distance from last location:

55nm

Skorpios, also known as the island of Onassis, is the perfect place to experience all that a magical Greek island has to offer. From indulging in traditional Mediterranean cuisine to experiencing ancient ruins and vibrant nightlife, there's something for everyone on Skorpios.

SEE & DO:

• Take a guided hike through fragrant olive groves and lush pine forests.

• Explore lesser-known cave systems through the tunnels of stalactites.

• Spend a day exploring the historical ruins of Onassis Castle.

• Relax on Agrilia Beach, Agios Onoufrios Beach or Vrellos Beach.

Pebbled beach of Paxi Voutoumi

Paxi

Distance from last location:

41nm

Paxi Island in Greece is one of the most beautiful places to explore - with its stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, picturesque harbors, secret coves, and hidden swimming spots. You can snorkel and dive in the tranquil seas, discovering beautiful coral reefs and caves.

SEE & DO:

• Visit small villages like Loggas, Gaios, and Lakka.

• Go on a shopping stroll for locally made crafts.

• Enjoy seafood in Gaios La Vista Restaurant.

• Enjoy a sunset in the breathtaking bays, Antipaxi, or Alimia Beach.

Beach in Corfu Island, Greece

Corfu

Distance from last location:

29nm

Enjoy an early morning swim and breakfast on board before we head back to Corfu for your disembarkation.

Ensure you have gone over your APA and left any gratuity you desire with captain and crew before they send you to your next destination.

If you're staying in Corfu there is much to see, with bold characteristics like a rugged mountainous backdrop and a resort-dotted shoreline, Corfu makes an ideal end to your journey. Maze-like medieval streets meet a sophisticated Venetian heritage, all the while boasting some of the lushest vegetation. Its sparkling 210km coastline makes for some wonderful stops to discover. We hope you've enjoyed your charter with us and look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

SEE & DO:

• Head to the hilltop castle of Angelokastro for the best views.

• Take a dip in the waters of Canal d’Amour.

• Enjoy summer vibes at Agios Spiridon Beach.

• Have seafood at Corfu Sailing Restaurant.