Water activity

From Corfu Island: Day Cruise to Paxi Islands & Blue Caves

Activity provider: Ionian Cruises
Water activity

From Corfu Island: Day Cruise to Paxi Islands & Blue Caves

Activity provider: Ionian Cruises

From US$ 53.99 per person

Enjoy a cruise to the Paxi Islands and the blue caves. Swim in the turquoise waters and explore the most beautiful islands of northwestern Greece.

About this activity

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Duration 7 - 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, German, Italian, Russian
Audio guide included
French, German, Romanian, Italian
Pickup optional
Please be at the agreed pick-up point at least 5 minutes in advance and look for the bus with the activity provider's name on it.


  • Swim and snorkel off Voutoumi Beach at Antipaxos Island
  • Admire the scenery of Corfu's old town as you sail into the Ionian Sea
  • Explore 2 of the stunning blue caves of Paxos island
  • Take a walk in picturesque Gaios and enjoy your lunch at the sea view restaurants
Full description

Enjoy a full-day cruise to the jewels of the Ionian Sea – the islands of Paxos and Antipaxos and the famous blue caves. Sail along the west coast of Paxos, enjoying the impressive rocky coastline and white sand beaches. The boat will enter the breathtaking blue sea caves, which are a natural habitat of the Mediterranean monk seal. Next, at the small island of Antipaxos, you’ll have the opportunity to swim off Voutoumi Beach. The cruise continues along the narrow channel of Paxos and the islands of Panagia and Agios Nikolaos. The captain will moor in the port of Gaios village and you’ll have time to explore the town.

  • Round-trip boat cruise
  • Experienced captain and crew
  • Multilingual tour guides
  • Towels
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Meeting point may vary depending on the option booked.

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Food and drinks
  • Sunscreen
  • Jacket

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • The guided part of this tour is conducted in English and German every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday; and in French and Italian every Monday, Tuesday, and Friday
  • The guided part of this tour will be conducted in Russian every Tuesday and Friday
  • Audio guide tour in Romanian will be conducted every Monday and Friday
  • There is a central meeting point & pickup time for each area of Corfu
  • If you have the booked pickup service, you will be informed via e-mail of your pickup time and place. Please check both your inbox/spam box
  • The duration of the coach transfer depends on your hotel location (20-90 mins)
  • You will have free time to explore Gaios village (110-130 mins)
  • Free time for swimming in Antipaxos will be between 50-70 mins, depending on the weather
  • The boat will stop inside the caves for photos
  • Parking is available at the port
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 714 reviews

Review summary

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Foi um dia excelente passado no barco e com a possibilidade de visitar Paxos e mergulhar nas águas cristalinas de antipaxos. A equipa do barco foi excelente e adoramos a festa e as musicas tocadas pelo DJ. Dançamos imenso e foi um dos melhores dias em Corfu.

March 28, 2023

I write this review in comparison with another trip, similar, that I did last year in Cyprus. Also via this app. Compared to that one, this one was way more expensive for what it offered. Nonetheless, the experience was nice. The small village we visited was cute, but nothing wow, the blue caves were interesting, but again, nothing wow and the water from Antipaxos island was indeed extremely blue and awesome to jump in and enjoy. The guide was awesome, fun and knowledgeable. The crew on the boat was super nice and they even made some sort of barbecue for us (not included in the price) and of course....the bar and the DJ that played music on the way back. Nice experience overall. I used the app despite the price because I ve used it many times before in other countries and it is extremely convenient to have the pick up service from your hotel (they came and took us right from the hotel -keep in mind that s not always possible, depending on the location, so ask ahead).

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March 28, 2023

Wonderful day with our excellent hostess, Marina. She gave outstanding commentaries which included history, geography and mythology. And the islands are very beautiful, the sea around them and the blue caves are spectacular. The group loved swimming in the sea. Don’t miss this experience!

March 28, 2023

Product ID: 152739