Cruise to the Island of Antipaxi for swimming , we will continue to sea-caves (BLUE CAVES) and finally cruise to the island of Paxi, one of the 20 most beautiful islands in the world, and its capital Gaios
Paxi – one of the 20 most beautiful islands in the world. Your holiday in Corfu will never be complete if you don’t take a daily cruise on two of the most famous islands in the world which are in the Ionian Sea – Paxi and Antipaxi. Those islands have swept visitors off their feet with their lacy beaches, their picturesque bays, their green hills, their impressive rocks and their enchanting blue sea-caves inside the crystal clear sky-blue waters.
Our daily cruise departs from the Port of Corfu . As we sail south of Corfu you can see Garitsa Bay, “Mon – Repos” Palace, Prince’s Philip of England birthplace, Pontikonisi (Mouse island), the tourist areas Perama, Benitses, Gastouri village where the palace of the empress of Austria, Elizabeth, is, as well as the southern cape of Corfu “Asprocavos”. As we approach the canal between Corfu and Paxi the first impressions exceed all expectations. The image of the port’s narrow canal between Paxi and the island of Saint Nickolaus is one the most beautiful in the Ionian Sea. According to the Myth Poseidon hit the South of Corfu hard with his trident, dividing it in two parts, thus creating the Island of Paxi and an ideal hideaway for his beloved Amphitrite.
The first destination is the enchanting island of Antipaxi, with the exotic beaches that could be compared to those of the Caribbean. We will reach the beach of Antipaxi where you will have aprox. 1 hour time to swim on the crystal clear waters.
After your acquaintance with the Island of Antipaxi -that you will remember forever- our cruise continues for the next destination, the steep beach with vertical cliffs and sea-caves (BLUE CAVES). The ship makes a grandiose entrance in the cave where the shading of the water from light blue to turquoise and emerald will astonish you.
After this unique and beautiful experience that will remain imprinted in your memory the next destination of our cruise is the island of Paxi. Here you shall have plenty of time to stroll in the narrow alleys, to enjoy your coffee by the view of the island of Saint Nickolaus or the facing shores of mainland Greece and the water of the romantic canal. For those of you who want to get a better view of Poseidon’s romantic hideaway –Paxi, there’s the opportunity of taking the amazing optional bus tour, which will travel you through the entire island with the company of our guide. On your way you shall find Logos bay with its small port surrounded by the jolly small houses, as well as Laka (the island’s Northern end) lying in an impressive deep sandy gulf.
During our voyage you may carelessly enjoy sunbathing, drinking coffee, dining, or cooling off with some refreshment that you can find on the ship.
The cruise to Paxi – Antipaxi starts from Corfu at 09.15
You will arrive in Antipaxi at 11.40 where you will have 1 hour and 10 minutes free time for swimming.
After that you will visit the BLUE CAVES for 20 minutes to see the view, the colors and take photos.
Then you will visit Paxi Island for 2 hours free time for launch walk e.t.c.
Around 17.00 you will leave Paxi and you will arrive in Corfu at 19.00