How do you get to Meganisi Greece?

How do you get to Meganisi Greece?

The closest airport to Meganisi island is the airport of Aktion/ Preveza. This airport works only in summer and receives charter flights from abroad and from other Greek islands. The airport of Aktion is about 25 km from Lefkada Town and 35 km from Nidri, the port town from where the ferries to Meganisi depart.

How big is Meganisi?

7.761 mi²Meganisi / Area

Meganisi island is a small island that lies to the east of Lefkada. It is approximately 1.5 miles from Skorpios and approximately 4 miles from Nydri. The island has got a permanent population of about 1,200 inhabitants. It covers an area of almost 20 sq km.

Where do ferries go to from Kefalonia?

There are direct ferry crossings from Kefalonia to the ports of:

  • Ithaca.
  • Zante.
  • Corfu.
  • Lefkada.
  • Igoumenitsa.
  • Astakos.
  • Bari.
  • Brindisi.

How do you get to Ithaca from Lefkada?

The fastest way to get from Lefkáda to Ithaca Island is to car ferry which takes 1h 51m and costs €10 – €17.

Do I need a car in Meganisi?

With a car or motorcycle, you can explore the island at your own pace and gain access to the most secluded spots! In case you don’t have your own vehicle, it is an excellent idea to rent one, as there are several car rental agencies in Meganisi.

Is Meganisi worth visiting?

Southeast of the Greek island of Lefkada lies a small picturesque Meganisi island. The island of stunning beauty, gorgeous beaches, and an unusually relaxing atmosphere. This is a great place for those who want to relax away from crowds in silence and complete harmony with nature.

Who owns Meganisi?

The British billionaire Jacob Rothschild already owns one sumptuous villa on the northern coast and has just bought 500 hectares in the undeveloped south where he plans to build more. However, for now, Meganissi is very much a place for those who like a quiet holiday.

How long is the ferry ride from Lefkada to Kefalonia?

Ferries from Lefkada to Kefalonia The ferry boat journey lasts about 2 hours and brings you to Fiskardo. You can buy your tickets on board of the ferry or at the Travel Agency Dioni Travel located in Nidri.

Is Lipsi worth visiting?

Lipsi is known for its gorgeous scenery, which means that visitors and locals alike flock to its beaches during the warmer months of the year. Although the crowds that do come here aren’t as big as what other places in Greece experience, the beaches here are usually pretty active.

What sea is meganisi in?

Atheni Bay
There is also a harbour at Atheni Bay used mainly by fishing boats. Meganisi is connected with Lefkada by a car ferry service from Vathy and Spartochori….Meganisi.

Meganisi Μεγανήσι
Administrative region Ionian Islands
Regional unit Lefkada
• Municipality 22.356 km2 (8.632 sq mi)

Can you fly to Skopelos?

Saunter over to Skopelos That’s down to the fact there’s no airport on the island. To get there, you have to catch a flight to neighbouring Skiathos, then take an hour-long ferry to the port in Skopelos Town or Glossa.

What is Kefalonia famous for?

Kefalonia is famous for its local wine varieties“Robola”, “Mavrodafni” and Kefalonian Moschato. “Robola”, specifically, is one of the three best wine varieties in Greece! About 500 tons of “Robola” wine are produced every year, many of them exported mainly in Europe and the USA.

Is there a ferry from Lefkada to Meganisi?

The two ports of Lefkada, Nydri, and Vassiliki, operate only local ferry schedules to neighboring islands. There is a local ferry to Meganisi island from the port of Nydri in Lefkada. Ferries to Meganisi run daily, about 3-4 times per day. Tickets can be bought at the ferry, before the ferry departure.

Do you need a ferry to Meganisi or Kefalonia in 2022?

If you would like to visit other Ionian Islands, and you need a ferry in 2022 to travel to Meganisi or Kefalonia, you must drive to Nidri to catch a ferryboat. Nidri ferry port coordinates: 38.705825, 20.709819

How do I get to Kefalonia by ferry?

Tickets can be bought at the ferry, before the ferry departure. There is a local ferry from Lefkada (Vassiliki port) to Kefalonia (Fiscardo port). These ferries are handled directly by the ferry company West Ferry and tickets can be bought locally at the port before the ferry departure.

What happened to the Kefalonia ferry from Nidri to Vasiliki?

Some years ago Vasiliki was starting point for ferries that depart to Kefalonia, but as long as the renovations are taking place the ferries depart from the port of Nidri. During the period of 2020 summer the sheduled ferry boats to Kefalonia island were depart from Nidri, and in 2021 the situation is the same!