07.10 - 20.30
Paxos- 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 blue waters.
Our daily cruise departs from the Port of Corfu on the new ship of our company ZANADU. As we sail south of Corfu you can see Garitsa bay, Mon Repos, Prince Philips of England birthplace, Mouse Island, the tourist areas of Perama, Benitses, Gastouri village where the palace of the empress of Austria, Elizabeth, is, as well as the southhern cape of Corfu “Asprocavos”
As we approach the canal between Corfu and Paxi the first impressions exceed all expectations.
The image of the ports narrow canal between Paxi and the island of Saint Nickolas is one of the most beautiful in the Ionian Sea. According to the Myth Poseidon hit the South of Corffu hard with his trident, dividing it into two parts, thus creating the island of Paxi and an ideal hideaway for his beloved Amphitrite.
The first 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 Nicolas 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 Poseidons 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 lying in an impressive deep sandy gulf.
After your acquaintance with the Island of Paxi that you will remember forever our cruise continues for the next destination, the steep beach with vertical cliffs and sea-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 is the enchanting island of Antipaxos , with the exotic beaches that could be compared to those of the Caribbean. We will reach the beach of Antipaxi where you will have 2 hours to swim on the golden white sandy beaches with the crystal clear waters. After the utter pleasure of the bewitching waters of Antipaxi, we return to Corfu.
During our voyage you may carelessly enjoy sunbathing, drinking coffee, dining or cooling off with swome refreshment that you can find on our ships.
Starting at around 7 a.m. you will catch the bus which takes you to the Port. The average time to get to the port is 1 hours 15mins.