The Ionian Islands, also known as Eptanese, are spread below one another, along the western coast of Mainland Greece. There are thirty islands and islets, of which, however, only 9 are inhabited and only seven known to tourists. All islands (except the island of Kythira, which is located south of the Peloponnese), face to South Italy in the Ionian Sea. The Ionian Islands have been occupied for over 400 years by the Venetians and unlike the rest of Greece were never conquered by the Ottomans. The footprints left by the Venetians, in spite of the terrible earthquakes that occurred in later years, are still very visible. Among the most violent, we remember the one in 1953 that leveled down the entire town of Kefalonia and the island of Zakynthos. The Ionian Islands have wonderful lush vegetation. In fact, thanks to the often very wet winters, all the islands are covered with vast extenses of cypress and olive trees, which often reach the beaches. All the islands have beautiful beaches and turquoise waters. Some islands such as Corfu, Kefalonia and Zakynthos, have excellent tourist infrastructure and lots of fun. Paxi, Ithaki, Lefkada and Kythira islands are quieter, and are particularly recommended for lovers of relax.
Meteo in Ionian Islands
July is the hottest month in Ionian Islands with an average temperature of 25°C (77°F) and the coldest month is January a 9°C (48°F). The month with the warmest sea is July when the average sea temperature is 25°C (45°F).
Ionian Islands: Our destinations
Choose your destination. We have 25800 boats all over the world, we will for sure find the right one for you!
Marenauta is a global leader in yacht Charter!
Marenauta offers more than 25800 verified boats.
We have been in business since 2007 and in 16 years of experience we selected the best boats from certified companies offering services up to our high quality standards.
More than 80000 customers reviewed our services with a 4.9/5 rating and the few ones which were not 100% satisfied pushed us to do even better.
If you want to enjoy your next carefree sailing holiday too, all you need to do is find your boat and send us a request.
When are you going to set sail?
Select check-in date to see the updated prices and availabilities.