Polis Cove

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Sailing Tip

The bottom of the cove consists of mud and seaweed. Vessels can anchor at the head of the cove on a holding ground of sand and weed. S winds affect the anchorage, so anchored vessels should be ready to depart immediately.

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Fiskardo Harbor

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Port

Fiskardo is the most picturesque town on the island which survived the catastrophic earthquake in 1953. Its harbor is small, charming and well sheltered at the northwest end of Kefalonia and almost always crowded, especially during the peak months of July and August.

Oceanis 43 Economy

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Sailing Yacht for Charter

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  • Built 2009
  • Length 43.00 ft

Kioni Harbor

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Port

The N coasts of the head of the bay Kióni are quayed for 140 m with depths of 1.6–0.

Vathy Harbor at Ithaki

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Port

Vathi or Vathy is the main harbor of Ithaca and lies at the head of a long inlet on the East coast, four miles south of Kioni and five miles south of Frikes. It is a popular destination for yachts of all sizes during the season, as it provides a number of berthing opportunities as well as good anchorage off the town.

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Frikes Harbor

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Port

In the SW part of the head of the bay Frikes the namesake small harbor has been built, open E, about 100 m wide, with depths of 7.9 m in the middle.

Salina 48 Economy

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Catamaran for Charter

  • Berths 12
  • Built 2008
  • Length 48.00 ft

Vathy

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Mountain

Vathy is the capital and the main harbor of Ithaca. The picturesque village is the largest of the island and is built amphitheatrically around a deep and sheltered bay.

Vathy Marina

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Marina

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Frikes Bay

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Schoinos Bay

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Exaetou Bay

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Fiskardo Bay

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Kioni Bay

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Moni Katharon is a site of pilgrimage and a reference point for anyone who comes from Ithaca. It is built on the peak of the Homeric Mountain Nirito, 15 kilometers from Vathi.

Assos Small Port

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Small Harbor

Polis Small Port at Stavros

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Small Harbor

Melina Patisserie is an elegant picturesque shop in Fiskardo bay. Takis and Melanie, the owners of this picturesque patisserie, are always hospitable and take good care of their customers.

Hidden beach at the northernmost tip of Kefalonia. Access is from the Antipata Erissos (signposted).

Kioni Beach

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Beach

There are five waterfront tavernas and three small café bars. A general store sells nearly everything from snorkels to fresh peaches.

Deserted Beach at Frikes

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Beach

Coming from Kioni to the south, after the cape of Ai Lias to the chapel towards the Bay of Eagle deserted pebbly beach. Access only possible by boat.

Sarakiniko beach is situated about 3 km from Vathy, the capital of Ithaca. This beach boasts one of the most brilliant natural settings with lush green surroundings and emerald waters.

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Piso Aetos Beach

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Beach

Pisaetos is a small secluded beach located 7 km soutwest of Vathy, the capital of Ithaca. Pisaetos is one of the island's most beautiful beaches surrounded by a terrific lush green area with crystal clear waters.

Aetos Beach

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Beach

Aetos (or Bros Aetos, meaning Front Aetos) is a large bay, only 3 km west of Vathy. It is one of the prettiest beaches of Ithaca with unspoiled characteristics.

Dexa beach is only 2 km far from Vathy, the capital of Ithaca. It is situated on the right side of the port, north of the island.

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Minimata is an attractive beach known for its crystal clear waters and sandy shore. The surrounding lush green landscape is a treat for the eyes providing a warm and inviting atmosphere for all visitors.

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Skinos Beach at Ithaki

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Beach

Skinos beach is a long, narrow and extremely calm beach, easily accessed within 2km from Vathy, the capital of Ithaca. The beach itself is strewn with shiny pebbles, both small and large.

Gidaki Beach at Ithaki

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Beach

Sandy great natural beauty is one of the best and most beautiful beaches in Greece. It is accessible only by boats that leave frequently from Vathy, a town on the island and the distance is about 20 minutes.

On the west coast, near the village of Agios Giannis is the beautiful clear waters of Aspros Gialos. This combines the green of the mountain Nirito with the blue sea.

Deserted Beach at Frikes

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Beach

Coming from Kioni to the south, after the cape of Ai Lias to the chapel towards the Bay of Eagle deserted pebbly beach. Access only possible by boat.

Polis Beach at Stauros

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Beach

Polis beach is a pebble beach and sheltered harbor, anchorage for numerous fishing boats of the region. At the bottom of the town are the ruins of ancient city, which sank.

Ammoudi Beach at Stauros

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Beach

Next to the harbor, the small sandy beach sandy beach, hidden offering peace and tranquility. Access from the town by boat in 10 minutes.

Afales Beach at Frikes

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Beach

Afales beach is a wonderful pebbled beach. A rock formation on the bay hide two more secluded pebbled beaches, for those seeking peace and tranquility.

Situated in the northern side of Ithaca, Marmakas beach is filled with white shiny pebbles. This idyllic area is known for its emerald, mirror-like waters and the lush green surroundings.

Beautiful pebbled beaches. Deserted and quiet.

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Kritami Beach at Frikes

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Beach

To the south of Kioni, beyond the small cape of Ai Lias with its tiny chapel, a small beach with beautiful pebbles and blue waters is waiting to welcome visitors. Beach is usually isolated.

Deserted Beach at Frikes

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Beach

Coming from Kioni to the south, after the cape of Ai Lias to the chapel towards the Bay of Eagle deserted pebbly beach. Access only possible by boat.

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Fiskardo Divers

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