South of Corfu is the island of Paxos, a beautiful, picturesque Ionian Island. One can travel to Paxos by car from the Port of Igoumenitsa. The distance between Igoumenitsa and Paxos is 21 nautical miles while the duration of the journey is approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes.
The capital of Paxos and the main port is Gaios where one can find many options for food, drink and accommodation.
What makes Paxos stand out:
- The magnificent beaches with turquoise waters and sea caves, that can be reached either from land or by boat.
- The centuries-old olive trees and the traditional small villages, which highlight the intense Greek element of the island.
- Wild landscapes and Byzantine churches give additional options for activities.
- The famous wine of small production and excellent quality along with the pure Corfiot cuisine and the local production raw material.
Paxos is an ideal destination for a peaceful holiday, an opportunity to escape from the hectic pace of the city enjoying the authenticity and quality that the island can offer.