Meganissi Holiday Deals
With a population of just 2,000, the tiny island of Meganissi is packed with traditional Greek character. Peaceful olive groves and forests make up the lush landscape, creating an idyllic setting for holidaymakers looking to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. The three main towns of Spartohori, Vathi and Katomeri lie to the north of the island, boasting spectacular bays and glittering azure waters. Fishing boats patrol tranquil harbours, delivering their daily catch to the tavernas and restaurants lining the water’s edge.
Reasons to Visit
Holidays to Meganissi offer complete serenity, with visitors soon falling into the island’s relaxed pace of life. Linger over a delicious seafood dinner as the sun sets over the glittering Ionian Sea, or take a stroll along narrow cobbled lanes filled with fragrant wild flowers. Walking trails into the island’s lush interior offer spectacular views, with mountain hiking available for visitors looking to explore off the beaten track. Cheap Meganissi holidays are also ideal for beach-lovers looking to relax in tranquil seclusion. On the island’s western coast lies the beach of Agios Ioannis, which is home to one of the most spectacular sweeps of sand in Greece.
Things to See and do
Colourful marine life flourishes in the warm Ionian Sea surrounding Meganissi. Snorkeling and diving are very popular pastimes on the island, with courses available for both beginners and experienced divers. Meganissi package holidays are also popular with tennis enthusiasts, with two excellent professional clubs open to both locals and tourists. Couples on a romantic holiday to Meganissi have a vast array of beauty spots to choose from for a sunset picnic, including the breathtaking ‘Demon’s Cave’ at Spilia beach. Boat hire is available for holidaymakers looking to visit the tiny desert islets surrounding Meganissi, with ferries also offering day trips to the neighbouring island of Kefalonia.
Package holidays to Meganissi are ideal for families with children of all ages. The island is home to an excellent kids club, which is renowned for its friendly and committed instructors. Kids choose from a range of activities for a fun-packed holiday, while parents can take advantage of a babysitting service in the evening.
Cheap Meganissi holidays in the summer season offer a glorious Mediterranean climate, with balmy sunshine and scorching temperatures. The cooler weather during early spring and winter is a great time to explore the island’s mountainous landscape.
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Meganissi holiday resorts
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