Cruise Ithaka Lefkada
Leaving behind the port of Corfu we have a panoramic view of the old town and the two Venetian fortresses.
Continuing our journey parallel to the island heading towards the south, we see the Mouse Island and the Palace of Mon Repo, where Prince Phillip from England was born. We can see the resorts of Perama and Benitses and the southest part of the island, the villages of Kavos and the cape of Asprokavos, the southest tip of the island.
In front of us on the right hand side we see the green island of Paxos with its water side villages and the wonderful deep blue waters of the Antipaxos beaches. Continuing further south we will see Lefkada's west coast site. We sail parallel towards its picturesque fishing villages of Ag. Nickitas, Egremni, Porto Katsiki, beaches and the ladies cape or Doukato which is the souther tip of the island.
From the point of view of its terrain Lefkada island is a miniature of Greece. Mountains, flat lands and valleys make up a harmonious landscape. We leave behind us this beautiful island and sail southern. We approach the northeast Coast of Ithaka island which was the birthplace and Kingdom of the famous ancient Hero Odysses. Soon we will reach the north east coast of Ithaka. We sail parallel to the fishing village of Frikes. Approaching the port Vathi, on the right hand side, its small island named Lazareto. We moor at the port of Vathi then you will have plenty of time to walk on the graphical city, enjoy your lunch in one of the traditional tavernas or visit the archaeological museum and cultural center (entrance to the museum is not included). The beauty of Ithaka can not be hidden, not even in the darkness of the night when the first lights make their appearence.
We leave behind us the port of Vathi and continue sailing north to the island of Lefkada. Soon we pass the straight passage between Lefkada island and Meganisi island. After a while we arrive close to the island of Scorpio which is the private island of Aristotelis Onasis family and it's located opposite the sea side village of Nydri. In the late afternoon we enjoy the exquisite view of the impressive rocks and the sandy beaches which are visible from the coast line of Mainland Epirus. During your trip you can enjoy the sun and get refreshments which may be purchased from the bar. We are happy to welcome you on board and to introduce you to the unique beauties of the Ionian Sea.
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