THE ISLANDS OF MYSTERIES
Ionian Cruising Guide
DAY 1: ATHENS – DOROUSA – GALAXIDI
Once settled on board, enjoy a leisurely cruise to Dorousa island and cross the impressive Corinth Canal – a challenging engineering dream that took 2.300 years to be realised. Continue on to Galaxidi and lose yourself in the alleyways as you discover the charming architecture of the area.
DAY 2: GALAXIDI – ZAKYNTHOS
Early morning, cruise to Zakynthos island, where you will set anchor off the famous Shipwreck Beach. Alloy of the wild beauty and sea saltiness of Zakynthos. In the noon, explore the Blue Caves of the island.
DAY 3: ZAKYNTHOS – ITHACA – KEFALONIA
In the morning, explore Sarakiniko, a pebbled beach with emerald waters located on the eastern side of Ithaca. Cruise to Sami, the second largest port of Kefalonia. We suggest you visit Melissani Cave, one of the most awe-inspiring caves of Greece.
DAY 4: KEFALONIA – ITHACA
Early morning, take a short early morning cruise to Filiatro beach, the most popular beach in Ithaca. Upon your arrival you will enjoy a leisurely breakfast on board, then cool off in the emerald waters of the bay with a swim or water sports. Later on, cruise to the peaceful port of Ithaca.
DAY 5: ITHACA – SYVOTA – CORFU
After a lovely night spent in Ithaca, make a swimming stop in Syvota, a pleasant and quiet spot with marvelous turquoise waters. Later on, cruise off to Corfu where the walls surrounding the historic city keep the venetian architecture untouched.
DAY 6: CORFU – ANTIPAXOI – KEFALONIA
You will wake up to a leisurely breakfast before you arrive in Antipaxoi for a relaxing swim. This small island is home to some of the most beautiful beaches of the Ionian. After a delicious lunch on board, cruise to Kefalonia, where you can spend the night at anchor and experience the legendary seafood restaurant, Tassia.
DAY 7: FISKARDO – MEGANISI – LEFKADA – ATOKO
In the early morning, take a short cruise from Fiskardo and anchor off in the picturesque bay of Meganisi. Stroll along the beach promenade in Vathy, and taste the local delicacies at one of the many fish taverns. Later on you will cruise to Nidri at Lefkada. In the late afternoon, you will cruise to the serenely beautiful Atoko.
DAY 8: ATOKO – ATHENS
After a wonderful holiday, enjoy your last morning on board your yacht. Enjoy your breakfast, and a last swim before disembarkation at noon.