The Ionian Islands
The ionian islands are scattered along the west coast of greece, once were part of the mainland, but due to volcanic activity, the terrain sank and the ionian sea was created.
The area has a great, mild climate, lush vegetation, turquoise waters and attracts millions of visitors every year.
The Ionian Islands is a cluster comprising some large and smaller islands :
ZAKYNTHOS OR ZANTE:
Called ” the flower of the East” by the Venetians who ruled the island from 1484 to 1797. The Venetian architecture was present here until the 1953 earthquake when some nice buildings were destroyed.
The town was rebuilt with anti-seismic rules.
In Zakynthos you can visit the Post-Byzantine Museum, the Venetian Castle, beautiful churches, and shop along Santa Marina. Zante has beautiful sandy beaches, you can visit on board your vessel, have beautiful anchorages, go scuba diving, enjoy snorkeling, water sports and much more!
CORFU OR KERKYRA:
The crystal clear deep blue water, the rich landscape, the superb climate, the multi-cultural heritage, and the ancient sites make Corfu one of the most popular yachting destinations in the Mediterranean!
The beautiful Town of Corfu is an UNESCO World Heritage site. Its unique architecture, the small passages called ” kantounia” the fortresses and palaces make this old city ” magical”
Spianada, Liston, the 15th century fortress, the Kanoni , Benitses, Mon Repos Palace. Museums: Museum of Asian Arts, Archaeological Museum , Byzantine Museum, Banknote Museum, Dionyssios Solomos Museum. If you visit by boat, the new marina Gouvia is perfect for berthing your yacht. Beautiful beaches all around the island and plenty of things to see and do!
LEFKAS OR LEFKADA Spectacular beaches, like Porto Katsiki , Egremni Beach, Kathisma Beach. Lefkas is the ” Caribbean ” sea of Greece! Historic sites, beautiful churches, monasteries, archaeological museums and many other attractions. The only island in Greece which is accessible by car through a bridge. Beach kite flying, windsurfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, mountain hiking, night life, shopping are some of the things you can enjoy in Lefkas. The island is perfect for couples, families and for luxury yacht vacations!
ITHACA OR ITHAKI :
Paradisal island. Amazing , crystal ,clear waters. Nice water temperatures. The small villages of Ithaca are built in the traditional Greek way, so many picturesque places to explore… The people are friendly and hospitable. You can enjoy all water sports aboard your luxury yacht but you can also do other activities ashore, like hiking, biking, dining, shopping and much more. The island has lush vegetation. The color of the pine trees ” reaches the surface of the sea waters”… and the sea becomes turquoise! Live your dream while on a yacht charter , around Ithaca. Your yachting experience will stay as a memory in your mind, for ever!
CEPHALONIA OR KEFALONIA:
Large island, almost never crowded because of her size. Not even during the high months. Visit the picturesque villages Argostoli, Sami, Assos and relax on an exotic beach. The island has extraordinary beaches, Medieval castles to explore, nice shops and great restaurants for dining. Fiscardo is the most cosmopolitan place to visit, where you can also dock your private yacht charter.
Small island in the Ionian Sea. Many private yachts visit Meganissi for its superb crystal waters. The most popular place on Meganissi is Vathi where you can eat ashore in small traditional tavernas and enjoy dishes with fresh fish!
PAXOI – ANTIPAXOI:
Two small islets situated south of Corfu island. Amazing turquoise waters, beautiful sunsets, dolphins swimming along accompanying a large number of luxury charter yachts that visit the area. Paxoi , Antipaxoi have stunning beaches. Do some snorkeling here, water sports and do some fishing! The perfect relaxing holidays await for you in the Ionian Sea, aboard your private yacht charter!
Secluded islet, situated in the southern side of Peloponesse peninsula. Belong to the Ionian Sea group of islands, even though are far from the other ones. Lovely place for relaxing yacht charter holidays. Hidden golden unspoiled beaches, blue crystal waters. Ideal for a private , amazing and unforgettable moments!
Totaly secluded islet, situated in the northern part of Corfu. Perfect for private relaxing yacht charters!