God was very generous…..
“Absolutely the best experience!! You must do this epic 15 day adventure!!! God was very generous with Ionian Islands….”, Pepy K.
“I can honestly say it was my favorite vacation ever! If you’re considering this trip, be prepared to be pleasantly surprised!”, Kevin C.
“The trip was a bit different than I expected, but I was pleasantly surprised. I thought it would be a lot more of spending time relaxing on beaches but there was a lot more to the trip than just relaxing. We experienced the different destinations and every evening we enjoyed the fantastic Greek meals, the local culture and famous nightlife”, Olia T.
“Ionian islands is sure to be everyone’s favorite destination and it is a paradise that you will be sad to leave (even after spending 15 days there!). Get ready for amazing Greek food, views, sunsets, ouzo and too much swimming at the best beaches worldwide!”, Toni G.
“Unreal experience. So much fun times and great experiences. A beautiful country with super awesome people and really, really magical beaches and landscapes! Loved it all!!”, Nectar. T
Get inspired? Follow us for a 15 day magical journey into Greek paradises….
Corfu Island & Zakynthos Island
3 Hours Before Flight Time
Arrival at Corfu airport. Our driver will be waiting for the travelers at the airport to take them to the hotel in Corfu for the check in. In the evening there will be a welcome meeting with the group leader. Travelers will receive the detailed agenda and download mobile application of tour.
Travelers will enjoy the sea and sun of Corfu – Free time for leisure and relaxation.
Dinner in a traditional local fish tavern.
They will taste amazing seafood such as octopus, squid, shrimp, mussels, fish roe salad, cod and garlic dip, grilled fresh fish and fantastic fish soup “kakavia”. Of course they will have the chance to taste all these delicacies with iced “ouzo” or “tsipouro” and traditional Greek music.
After the meal travelers will enjoy a wine tasting experience at a cozy wine bar at Liston, the most famous square of Corfu.
After breakfast the travelers will visit Cannon, the Mouse island, the Vlachernon Monastery, the Cathedral and the main square Esplanade, where you will admire the magnificent church of St. Spyridon. Visit to Phaeacian-styled Achilleion Palace, built by Elizabeth “Sissi” Empress of Austria and Hungary, who so admired Greece and its culture that she decided to build an enchanting summer retreat here.
Swimming at Paleokastritsa, one of the best beaches of Corfu. Paleokastritsa is arguably the most famous picturesque village of the island of Corfu located 25 km northwest of Corfu Town. The village of Paleokastritsa offers a plethora of local taverns overlooking the blue bay and six sandy and pebbled beaches which are scattered all around the area. Those beaches are surrounded by olive tree forests creating a dramatic yet beautiful scenery. The main beach of Paleokastritsa is quite small but extremely known for its cold waters and delightful environment. It is considered as one of the best beaches in the Greek islands. It is surrounded by many bars and taverns therefore it is rarely quiet during the day. The area offers some excellent sea views. Return to hotel and free time.
Food tour. At the evening we will visit Corfu City and will walk in the narrow alleys with traditional souvenir shops. Later they will enjoy this unique journey by a food specialist guide and will acquaint themselves with the Greek Gastronomy between narrow alleys of Corfu (kantounia). The food tour includes tastings of a wide variety of Greek delicacies and of course the famous traditional drinks kumquat and ginger beer.
Free time and overnight.
After breakfast we will start our tour to get to know the other beautiful beaches of the island. We will arrival to Issos which is a beautiful beach located 35 km southern of Corfu. The endless seashore with the unique sand dunes and the crystalline waters offers an ideal destination for everyone. The rich flora divides the shore from the most important wetland of Corfu, the Korission Lake. This idyllic area is definitely one of the best places to visit in Corfu. Along the sandy beach lie plenty of tourist facilities and various beach equipment. There is also a lifeguard tower and a water sports center. Issos is affected by the strong winds and it is probably the best place for windsurfing and kitesurfing. The lush green forest and the lake make a unique spot for hiking while the high sand dunes offer excellent sunset views.
Dinner and nightlife experience: At the evening the participants will transferred to famous Old Town of Corfu and they will have a dinner at a traditional restaurant with amazing local dishes.
Corfu is one of the most cosmopolitan Greek islands, famous for its vivid nightlife. It’s a place that never sleeps during summer. After dinner the participants will explore Corfu by night. There are plenty of hot spots that will get you into the mood. Lounge bars are found all around the town, while for loud clubs head to the region of Emporiko, close to the port of the island, which is lined up with all-night clubs. These venues play all kind of music and stay open till the early hours.
Amazing experience!!! Return to the hotel with enthusiasm.
After breakfast the participants departure from the next famous beach of Corfu: Sidari Canal d’ amour. The village of Sidari is quite known as one of the best tourist resorts in Corfu located 36 km from the main town. The village is surrounded by a charming landscape full of lush green forests. Nearby, to the west is the famous Channel of Love (known as Canal d’ Amour) an idyllic area with unique rock formations that form a series of wonderful coves and canals. The rocks run in different shades of yellow and lots of greenery at the top. One can reach these stunning coves through several paths and steps. With beautiful crystalline waters, the Channel of Love is one of the most unique spots in Corfu. According to the tradition couples who swim through the narrow canal will get married soon.
Return to the hotel late the afternoon with beautiful experiences.
Dinner and free time for an evening on your own terms.
The participants will have the opportunity to visit the islands of Paxos and Antipaxos, which are situated, close to the southern coast of Corfu, and also the famous blue Caves of Paxos. They will swim in the crystal blue waters in Voutoumi Antipaxos and they will enjoy Gaios the traditional village and capital of Paxos.
Cruise star from Corfu port. During our passage, we sailing south along the west coast of Paxos island, enjoying the impressive rocky coast line and the unique white sandy beaches. Then the boat enters the breath taking sea caves, the clear blue waters will leave you speechless. We depart from the caves and soon we arrive at the small but perfectly formed island of Antipaxos, whose sandy blue water coves have been compared to the Caribbean´s. Here the participants will have the opportunity to swim in the crystal waters of the “Paradise beach” and the secret beach “Voutoumi”. Gorgeous bay with waters that would envy and Hawaii. Crystal clear waters, white seashore and many sailboats that moor around doing magic scene.The excursion returns once again to Paxos. After entering the narrow channel which leads us to the picturesque port of Gaios village, we see a breathtaking view of the two islands Panagia and Agios Nikolaos. We moor close to the center of Gaios village where the participants can easily walk through the wonderful narrow streets and enjoy their lunch at one of the traditional tavernas. During your trip they can enjoy the sun and help themselves to refreshments, which may purchase from the bars. Return to the hotel late the afternoon with beautiful experiences.
Dinner and free time for an evening on your own terms.
Early morning the travelers will take the ferry to Igoumenitsa and then the road to magical Lefkada the diamond of Ionian Islands. Check in the hotel and free time for leisure and relaxation. Travelers will enjoy the sea and sun of Lefkada.
The dinner will be offered in a local traditional tavern which is located in small village Haradiatika, where the participants will taste Greek delicacies sash as “frigadeli”, “kokoretsi”, “kebap” and local organic wine.
Swimming to the famous Kathisma and Mylos. After breakfast the participants will transferred to the amazing western Lefkada with some of the most beautiful beaches – famous worldwide. During the route the participants will admire the breathtaking sight of the vast Ionian Sea.
The beaches on the route are the best of Ionian coast: Pefkoulia, Agios Nikitas, Mylos and finally the famous Kathisma. It was once a virtually deserted nudist beach, nowadays one of the island’s most frequented and cosmopolitan. The sea water is wonderful and there the participants will enjoy the sun and sea. Free time for leisure at one of many beach bars or light lunch at one “seafood tavern” with ouzo.
The return journey is through the mountainous interior of the island. Free time for leisure and relaxation.
Wine tasting seminar and nightlife experience: At the evening the participants will transferred to Nidri, a famous cosmopolitan place. Walking tour in Nydri. They will walk along the seafront before having a dinner at a local wine restaurant. where participants will have the opportunity to participate in a wine tasting seminar. A certified wine taster will present the secrets of wine tasting art. An unique and unforgettable experience for the travelers.
They will taste and enjoy 3 different local wines from Lefkada, accompanied by a variety of excellent cheeses and traditional Greek dishes. An unforgettable and unique experience for participants!
Fantastic Daily Cruise. The participants will have a fantastic daily cruise to surrounding islands Skorpios (the island of Onassis), Madouri, Meganisi, Kalamos, Kastos and their beautiful beaches, enjoying the sun and sea. They also visit the unique beaches of Lefkada, Porto Katsiki and Egremni.
Porto Katsiki is the most spectacular of all the island’s beaches. It is the beach featuring in most tourist guides all over the world promoting the beauties of Greece. The dark turquoise waters, clear as a precious stone, make a striking contrast with the towering sugar-white wall of roc behind and the golden stretch of sand. The participants can to enjoy a swimming. Amazing experience !!!
The participants return to Nydri late the afternoon with enthusiasm and unforgettable experiences.
Dinner and free time.
After breakfast the travelers will departure for the southernmost point of Lefkada, the small port of Vasiliki, where they will take the ferry for Kefalonia. Kefalonia is the largest island in the Ionian Sea with its many alterations in landscapes and its varied natural beauties. The travelers arrive to Fiskardo which is a picturesque and charming place that fascinates all the tourists that arrive in Kefalonia for summer holidays. There the travelers will enjoy a very romantic dinner and then they will departure for the city of Argostoli, check in and overnight.
After breakfast the travelers depart for a tour of the island. Explore the Cave Drogarati a truly fascinating place and breath-taking underground Lake Melissani hopping on a boat and let a guide steer you through the electric-blue waters. Continue the tour depart to the beach of Myrtos. You’ll probably recognize Myrtos Beach as soon as you see it – it’s one of the most photographed beaches in Europe, and had a starring role in the hit film, Captain Corelli’s Mandolin (as locals will keep reminding you). The beach is made up of smooth white pebbles and crystal clear waters backed by beautiful limestone cliffs. Definitely the best beach on the island.
After a enjoyable swimming return to the hotel – Free time for leisure and relaxation.
At the evening the participants spend the time in Argostoli City. The heart of the city is beating in “Lithostroto” a wonderful pedestrian street in the heart of the city, which incorporates the major shopping pulse of the capital city. Here the travelers will also find enough cafes, tavernas, restaurants and bars to relax or party and have a nice dinner with local delicacies.
After breakfast the travelers visit Sami which is located on the east side of Kefalonia and is 22km away from the islands capital, Argostoli. Sami is the main but not the only port of the island. From there the participants take the ferry and arrive to Ithaca, home of Homer`s hero Odysseus, legend history and a connecting point for spiritual people.
This lush green island is surrounded by crystal water and has wonderful coves around its coastline. Ithaca is a place for total relaxation at the sea with the blue green water. Gidaki is the most beautiful beach in Ithaca and there the participants enjoy a beautiful swimming. Green waters and pebbles, from very small to very large and most probably one of the most beautiful secret beaches in Greece. We take boat from Vathi or optional walk from path over approximately half an hour. The ascent to the Gidaki can be somewhat challenging, the view of the beach from above, however, will reward you.
Before leaving Ithaca, they will visit the main sightseeing in island, the Monastery of Panagia Kathariotissa, located on top of a mount with breathtaking view to the Ionian Sea.
Back to the hotel in Argostoli. Dinner and free time.
After breakfast the participants have the opportunity to swim in an fantastic beach, Antisamos. Located near the port of Sami, where the route from the port to the beach, enchants the visitor, after crossing one of the greenest parts of the island with towering pine trees. The beach became known worldwide as it was the setting for “Captain Corelli’s Mandolin” and is considered the most beautiful of the island. It is pebbly, but at some points and has fine, white sand and crystal blue waters.
The next station is the small picturesque village Assos. The village is built like an amphitheatre around the peninsula, surrounded by pine and cypress trees awaiting the visitor to discover it. Prepare your camera because the scenery is absolutely unique. Back to the hotel.
Dinner and free time for explore the nightlife of Argostoli.
Early morning departure to the last island of our tour : Zakynthos (Zante). We take the ferry and after one hour trip we arrival to Zakynthos (Zante). The Venetians called this southernmost Ionian island Fiore di Levante, the Flower of the East. Its nobility and fertility made it the jewel of their empire.
Check in and we don’t delay at all. We take the road to the southern place of island. The destination is Gerakas beach. Gerakas is considered one of the most attractive beaches of Zakynthos for its turquoise waters and unique unspoilt features. It is located 18 km south of the capital and it offers a shelter for the the endangered sea turtle Caretta-Caretta. The sandy beach of Gerakas is a much preferred for swimming and sunbathing. It is actually a large cove with crystalline waters and golden sand. Some rock formations are scattered on the seashore offering a feeling of protection and isolation. The beach of Gerakas is one of the finest examples of the enchanting landscape and the natural beauty that characterize the island of Zakynthos. The participants enjoy the sea and the sun and return to the hotel with very enthusiasm.
Bokhali, walking to the prettiest part of town.
Zante is not only beaches. The participants will take a stroll through lovely Bokhali, 2km from the centre of town, and they’ll find themself stopping every few minutes to admire the panoramic view of the harbour, Argassi and the Bay of Laganas. Or to photograph the alleys lined with old houses and traditional cafes. Dinner in a traditional tavern of Bokhali with famous local wine and Greek dances.
Today the participants will live a dream. The next destination is the magical and famous beach of Navagio ( Shipwreck).
The beach of Navagio or Shipwreck cove is the most famous beach of Zakynthos lying on the western side of the Ionian island, close to Anafotiria village. The Shipwreck is one of the most photographed landscapes in Greece. It is considered as one of the best beaches in the world. It was initially called Agios Georgios but owes its new name to the shipwreck of a boat that transported illegal cigarettes, in 1983. The ship was washed ashore. With the years passing, the sand completely surrounded the ship which looks now as it emerges from it. The vestiges of the ship can be seen in the middle of the large white sandy beach which has amazing turquoise and crystalline waters. Huge vertical cliffs of white rocks are surrounding the sand creating a unique and enchanting image. To reach this paradise, we take a little boat from the small port of Porto Vromi and the trip is about 30 minutes. Enjoy a fantastic swimming and admire the magical landscape.
Back to the hotel and free time for leisure and relaxation.
Dinner and nightlife to Laganas. The ideal destination for holidays with intense nightlife. Laganas is the most developed touristic resort of Zakynthos. It is located in the southern part of the island, 8km away from Zakynthos town and almost 7km from the airport. Laganas is preferred mostly by younger people. All the big clubs are situated along the main road of the resort and organize parties and happenings while at times famous DJs play loud music. The smaller bars located along the beach serve refreshing cocktails. The combination of the music with the sound of the waves guarantee a wonderful night outing.
After breakfast the participants departure for return flight. They experienced an amazing tour in magical Ionian Islands. They enjoyed the sun and the sea and breathtaking beaches and also, Greek wines and Greek gastronomy and they gained extraordinary experiences of Greek music and famous nightlife.
“Unreal experience. So much fun times and great experiences. A beautiful country with super awesome people and really, really magical beaches and landscapes! Loved it all!!”
“Ionian islands is sure to be everyone’s favorite destination and it is a paradise that you will be sad to leave (even after spending 15 days there!). Get ready for amazing Greek food, views, sunsets, ouzo and too much swimming at the best beaches worldwide!”
“The trip was a bit different than I expected, but I was pleasantly surprised. I thought it would be a lot more of spending time relaxing on beaches but there was a lot more to the trip than just relaxing. We experienced the different destinations and every evening we enjoyed the fantastic Greek meals, the local culture and famous nightlife”
“Absolutely the best experience!! You must do this epic 15 day adventure!!! God was very generous with Ionian Islands….”
“I can honestly say it was my favorite vacation ever! If you’re considering this trip, be prepared to be pleasantly surprised!”