Sunsail’s base in the southern Ionian is on the island of Lefkas, also known as Lefkada in Greek. Full of little fishing villages, pine forests, waterfalls and mountain peaks, this little corner of Greece strikes the perfect balance between the resort presence and the quiet traditional way of life still going strong in the Ionian.
Ideal winds and perfect sailing conditions explain why the Ionian is consistently one of our most popular sailing areas.
Whether you’re a solo explorer on an Independent Charter or a looking to kick back on a Flotilla holiday, you’ll find the perfect mix of sailing excitement and beachside relaxation at Lefkas.
Gentle morning breezes and windy afternoons make the Kalamos Flotilla a great choice for families and those looking for a relaxing sailing holiday. With short and easy daily distances and line-of-sight cruising, you can afford to sit back and soak up the splendour of the Ionian scenery with its gorgeous beaches, traditional Greek villages and laid back lifestyle.
Ithaca and the surrounding Ionian islands offer a wonderful sailing location steeped in history and legend. The gentle, line-of-site passages allow you to sit back and relax amidst stunning scenery, cool azure waters and sharing the experience with new friends. It’s easy to see why this is one of the most popular sailing destinations in the world.
Our Kefalonia Flotilla offers the perfect choice for sailors to experience a unique mix of culture, social evenings and gentle sailing. Perfect for families and those looking for a relaxing sailing holiday, our new Kefalonia flotilla has plenty to see and do, but only if you want to!
The short distances, gentle conditions and easy line-of-sight cruising make this flotilla an excellent choice for families and newly qualified sailors. Sail from the utter tranquillity of an anchorage at Vathi with its traditional fishing villages, to the breezy excitement of Vassilliki for a spot of windsurfing, to the literary haven of Captain Corelli’s Kefalonia – there’s plenty to see and do for all.
The ideal winds and sailing conditions of the Ionian really open up this stunning cruising area for exploration. Choose from relaxing short hops between quiet fishing villages with traditional tavernas and golden beaches to longer passages between the islands of lively Corfu or historical Ithaca, steeped in the legend of Odysseus. With all this to see and perfect sailing in between you’ll be in charter heaven.