Flotilla sailing &
Bareboat charter
in the Ionian Islands of Greece

Choose Odysseus for your sailing holiday in the Ionian - we offer Bareboat charter, Flotilla Sailing and Skippered charter in one of the safest and most beautiful sailing areas worldwide, known as the Yachtsman's Paradise....


Thirty-six years in the Ionian

Odysseus Sailing Holidays with over 36 years experience in the Ionian, and a fleet of superbly equipped and maintained yachts from 30 to 52 foot out of Palairos, Lefkas and Corfu, is the best choice for both novices and experienced sailors wanting to cruise the beautiful Ionian Sea.

Secluded coves for lunch and a swim, delightful harbours, wooded islands and the azure sea, the Ionian has it all.

...with the personal touch of a family run and owned company

Familiar with all the nuances of local sailing culture, history and geography, Odysseus' management and professional staff are acknowledged experts in organising trouble-free flotila sailing holidays in the finest Greek waters and in supporting bareboat charters.

here is our price list

We are also experts in creating yacht partnerships, so if you would like 8 weeks sailing a year without the hassle and expense of berthing, insuring and maintaining your own boat, talk to us.

Enjoy an amazing sailing holiday

The yachtman's paradise

The Ionian Sea with its beautiful islands and perfect climate is rightly called the "yachtsman's paradise" - there is nowhere better for flotilla or bareboat charter where the focus is on pleasure and having a great time with friends and family.

Bases in Palairos & Corfu

Our sailing bases in Palairos and Corfu are strategically located in the Northern and Southern Ionian, making it easy to access Paxos & Anitipaxos in the north and Ithaka and Kefalonia amongst many other islands in the south.

Unregimented flotillas

Our flotillas are completely un-regimented and allow you to choose your own route and schedule to reach each day's destination.

Bareboat charter - with support

Our bareboat charters give more experienced sailors the perfect opportunity for the holiday of a lifetime.

All the advantages of independent sailing but with the reassurance of professional help if you need it.


Places in the Southern Ionian Sea

To help you to start planning and to imagine your own holiday cruise, here are details of just about anywhere you could drop your anchor in the Southern Ionian.

Each of these pages describes the many harbours and anchorages of one island or area of the Southern Ionian and includes local knowledge and a Google Earth view of each particular place. On a Mac or PC that view also gives assess to public photographs of the location helping you in your own planning.




The Smaller Islands

Mainland coast