The Greek Islands are world famous thanks to their incredible beauty. Deep Blue Yacht Charters, has chosen our top 5 must-see wonders for your next trip…
The Greek Islands
1. Tripitos Arch
To start with, on the west coast of the island of Paxos is the Tripitos Arch. Also known as Kamara. Formed from part of a collapsed sea cave this is a breathtaking formation. Tripitos arch is over 20 metres high at its peak. Surrounded by gorgeous, crystal-clear blue water. This gleaming white arch is a perfect spot to take great photos. You can get to the arch on foot. However, we suggest visiting by boat as it provides you with even better scenery.
2. Voutoumi Beach
Whether you’re planning a family getaway or looking for something unique to do on your honeymoon. Sailing on a luxury yacht charter to Voutoumi beach is a perfect choice for a holiday. Being as it is the largest beach on the island of Anti-Paxos. Voutoumi Beach is one of the most well-known beaches in the Greek Islands. Secluded this beach provides its visitors with beautiful blue waters and soft white sand. Therefore, it is perfect if you’re looking to relax. A hilltop taverna, offering delicious traditional Greek food is nearby, if you get hungry. It has incredible views of the sea and coastline.
3. Melissani Cave
Another must-see location is the Melissani Cave. Known as the ‘Cave of the Nymphs’ in Greek mythology, which is on Cephalonia island. Rediscovered in 1951, the Melissani Cave and opened for the public to visit in 1963. The cave has a surface opening that allows the sunshine in. Lighting up the clear blue water so that boats look like they are floating through the air. The lake inside the cave is a mixture of both seawater and freshwater. Surrounded by lush foliage, this cave is full of stunning colours and is well worth a visit.
4. Kavalikefta Beach
Found on the lush island of Lefkada, is Kavalikefta beach. It is accessible by boat or road. A secluded beach with stunning wild rocks and great scenery. It is one of the most attractive beaches on Lefkada island. The beach’s clean, blue seas and unspoilt greenery provide a superb and vibrant landscape. Making it the ideal trip for anyone looking to relax or recharge. For an extra treat, we suggest watching the sunset from Kavalikefta beach.
5. Castle of Chora
If you’re into history, the hilltop Castle of Chora is an ideal place to visit. Chora Castle is an archaeological wonder, in Kythira. Built in the 13th century by the Venetians. This castle remains in fantastic condition and overlooks the nearby towns and villages. It has a stunning coastline and imposing mountainous terrain, offering some incredible opportunities for photographs.
In conclusion these are our five favourite places to visit, but the Ionian islands are rich with other wondrous attractions to discover. Want to explore the best of the Ionian islands? Book your luxury yacht charter today and start your adventure.
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