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Pontikonisi: Our most recommended tours and activities

Corfu: Sunset Cruise on Classic Boat with Cocktails & Snacks

1. Corfu: Sunset Cruise on Classic Boat with Cocktails & Snacks

Experience the magic of Corfu's breathtaking sunset aboard a certified Greek heritage vessel as you immerse yourself in the island's natural beauty and rich history. Savor delectable local finger food dishes and refreshing drinks while soothing music sets the tone for an unforgettable evening shared with your loved ones. Committed to delivering a superior experience, this cruise operates at just 50% of the boat's total capacity, ensuring ample comfort and enjoyment throughout the journey. Setting sail from Corfu's historic old port, you'll be treated to spectacular views of the old fortress, Garitsa Bay, Mon Repos, and the stunning coastline as you make your way to the picturesque Pontikonissi. Cherish this enchanting evening aboard our vessel, creating lasting memories of your Corfu adventure.

From Corfu: Paxos, Antipaxos & Blue Caves Day Trip by Boat

2. From Corfu: Paxos, Antipaxos & Blue Caves Day Trip by Boat

Paxi and Antipaxi are two of the twenty most beautiful islands in the world, situated in the Ionian Sea. Your trip starts from the port of Corfu - south hotels depart from the port of Lefkimi. The boat trip takes you past the Bay of Garitsa, Mon Repos Palace (birthplace of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh) and the Mouse Island (Pontikonisi). As you approach the canal between Corfu and Paxi, the first impressions will exceed your expectations. The picture of the narrow channel between Paxi and the island of Saint Nikolaos is one of the most beautiful in the Ionian Sea. First, you will visit the enchanting island of Antipaxi (no visit of the island, stop near the shore for swimming) , with its exotic beaches. Here you can enjoy the crystal-clear sea and the white golden beach for more than an hour. After the island of Antipaxos, our journey takes us to the blue caves, if the weather permits. You will be impressed by the beautiful colors of the water, from light blue to turquoise and emerald green. After this unique and unforgettable experience, we continue to the island of Paxi. Here you have enough time to stroll through the narrow streets or enjoy a coffee with a view of the island of Saint Nikolaus or the coasts of mainland Greece. After this unforgettable day you will return to Corfu.

Corfu: Sunset trip to Mouse Island & dinining on board

3. Corfu: Sunset trip to Mouse Island & dinining on board

Excursion’s departing point is on Mayor’s steps in Garitsa bay of Corfu Town whereas our boat picks up the guests. For the next hour we sail with our wooden traditional boat, towards to Pontikonisi (the Mouse Island) along the beauties of this lovely place , in a romantic cruise. You can admire the two Venetian fortresses of Corfu Town, the City walls called "Mouragia", part of the Old town called "Kampiello", "Anemomylos" the famous windmill of Corfu, the Palace of Mon Repos and Kanoni peninsula. We reach the Mouse Island, and the boat anchors among the island and the famous “Vlachernas cloister”, just on time to admire the sunset. At this time of the day the colours of nature are better than ever.. Shortly a delicious BBQ dinner, according to the local gastronomy, is served on board. Toast the ending of the day with a glass of wine.

Corfu: 5-Hour Small Group Sightseeing tour in Corfu

4. Corfu: 5-Hour Small Group Sightseeing tour in Corfu

This is your chance to see the most beautiful parts of Corfu in just one day. After a quick drive through town, we arrive at Kanoni, where we can enjoy the famous and panoramic views of Mouse Island and the Vlacherena convent. We continue our tour to the Kaiser Throne on the top of Pelekas village hill, where the view is spectacular. Next, visit the awe-inspiring area of Paleokastritsa, the most popular and picturesque spot on the island. Visit to the 13th century orthodox monastery and free time on the main beach where you can have lunch or take a boat to visit the caves with turquoise waters. We pass through Lakones and on the Bella Vista, which Lawrence Durrel described as having the most spectacular view in the Mediterranean. Then, in Vistonas village, we visit the Olive Oil Museum and taste olive oil.

Corfu: Daily Cruise & Beach BBQ to Greek Mainland

5. Corfu: Daily Cruise & Beach BBQ to Greek Mainland

Excursion’s departing point is on Mayor’s steps in Garitsa bay of Corfu Town, where our boat pick up the guests. Departing from the port you get a unique view of Vido Island, the Old Town, the Royal Palace and the Old Venetian Fortress. We sail towards to Mainland Greece for 1/ ½ hour and we have our first stop over Kalamas sandy beach so we debark and our staff starts the preparations for the BBQ. We have approximately 2 ½ - 3 hours to enjoy the BBQ on the beach, the sea, as well as the Greek sun. 1 ½ hours later everything is prepared for our gastronomic satisfaction, and we have a delicious picnic on the beach. In the afternoon we sail again to southeast and we pass close to Igoumenitsa, the capital city of Thesprotia. The boat arrives soon at a picturesque bay, the Lagoon and for approximately 40 minutes we have the opportunity to swim at the exotic green blue waters of the bay. We leave behind us this exotic place and we sail again across the Ionian Sea near Pontikonisi (the Mouse Island), across the Kanoni peninsula, the Palace of Mon Repos and Anemomylos where we can take some lovely photos. There is a chance for a short swim stop depending on time and weather issues, until we reach again Garitsa bay for the disembarkation.

From Athens: 6-Day Private Trip with Meteora & Corfu

6. From Athens: 6-Day Private Trip with Meteora & Corfu

Day 1: ATthens - Delphi - Meteora: The driver will pick you up from your hotel at 08.30 to start the tour to reach at Delphi. Delphi in the 6th century B.C was the religious center and symbol of unity of the ancient Greek world. Visit the archeological site, the Castalian Spring fountain, and the Archaeological Museum of Delphi, then have a lunch in Delphi area or at the traditional Village of Arachova before we depart for Meteora. Overnight in Meteora Day 2: Meteora to Corfu: After the breakfast the driver pick you up form your hotel at 08.30 Today we will visit the Byzantine Monasteries of Meteora that are included on the UNESCO world heritage monument list. This wonderful tour will be completed at the picturesque villages of Kalambaka, where you will have a traditional Greek lunch! We continue our trip to reach at the port of Igoumenitsa to get the ferry boat to reach Corfu. Check in at the hotel and free time to explore the town of Corfu. Overnight in Corfu Day 3: Corfu / Private Tour: Meet the driver at 08.30 at your hotel to visit the Mon Repos Palace, a neoclassical building, built in 1830 offering spectacular sea view. We will have the next visit at the church of Panagia Vlacherna & Kanoni area and the Mouse Island (Pontikonissi). We will continue the private tour to Achilleion Palace located in the picturesque village of Gastouri . Next stop will be at the famous Paleokastritsa bay, well known as the Capri of Greece. Finally, we will reach at the traditional village of Lakones, called God’s Balcony. The duration of the tour is about 6 hours. Overnight in Corfu. Day 4: Corfu to Patra: After your breakfast pick you up at 08.30 to visit the Old Venetian Fortress in Corfu that built 15th century. From the Old Fortress your tour continues on foot to reach at the famous Spianada square, it said that is the second largest square in Europe. Here you will meet our driver and then continue our trip to get the ferry. We will reach at the city of Patras for Overnight. Day 5: Patra - Olympia - Nafplio: Enjoy your breakfast the driver meet you at 08.30 at the hotel to go to the archaeological site of Ancient Olympia, where the first Olympic Games took place in 776 B.C. Leaving Ancient Olympia, continue our tour to the cosmopolitan town of Nafplio. You can stroll at the narrow streets of the old city, full of shops and restaurants. Overnight in Nafplio. Day 6: NAfplio - Mycenae - Epidaurus - Athens: Meet your private driver at your hotel at 08.30 to visit the Castle of the Town, with amazing view, next stop will be at Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus of the 15.000 spectators and the breathtaking acoustics. Continue to Ancient Mycenae, the center of Greek civilization, home to the kingdom of mythical Agamemnon. Finally, have a stop the breathtaking Canal of Corinth, and the Ancient Corinth to walk at the same paths that the famous personality of Apostle Paul walked. We will reach in Athens in the afternoon at 18.30

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