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GREECE AND HER ISLANDS LEFKADA Vassiliki MEGANISI KALAMOS ITHAKI Cave of Melissani Greece nights in hotel Vathy Poros KEFALONIA Elios Proni Smugglers Cove ZAKYNTHOS Zakynthos Keri Village Ionian Island Hopping Discover the quiet life of the Greek Ionian islands as you hop between Kefalonia, Lefkada and Zakynthos on scheduled ferries, staying in hand-picked hotels. ALL INCLUSIVE 14 nights from £1149^ Including optional travel insurance or a reduction of £50 if not required§ 14 nights in hotels 41 meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunch and 14 dinners Free bar open 11 hours a day Excursions and visits Day trip to Ithaki island Small island hopping from Lefkada Boat trip to Shipwreck Beach Visit to Zakynthos town l l l l Plus all this... Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ Return flights and transfers All transfers and ferry tickets Saga tour manager Welcome drink reception Porterage of luggage l l l l l l NEW LOCAL FLIGHTS To find out more visit saga.co.uk/ionianhopping Day 1: UK-Zakynthos-Kefalonia. Fly to Zakynthos, transfer to the port and take a ferry to Kefalonia. Check into the locally-rated 4-star Apostolata Island Resort & Spa (4Q), for a five-night all-inclusive stay. The hotel runs a complimentary shuttlebus to the sand-and-shingle beach and the town of Skala, four kilometres away, and into Poros. D Day 2: Kefalonia. Today is at leisure. Perhaps take the complimentary bus service and explore nearby resorts independently. B, L, D Day 3: Kefalonia. Enjoy another day at leisure. One of the highlights you might like to explore independently is the Cave of Melissani. Piloted rowboats take visitors onto the underground lake into which the nymph Melissanthi threw herself as her love for the god Pan was unrequited. B, L, D Day 4: Kefalonia. Join an included full-day trip to the unspoiled island of Ithaki by boat, including lunch at a local restaurant. The lush green island was where Homer's hero Odysseus lived. There are ancient ruins, great walking trails and the island's quaint capital, Vathy, to explore. B, L, D Day 5: Kefalonia. Day at leisure to enjoy the hotel facilities or explore further independently. B, L, D Day 6: KefaloniaLefkada. Take the public ferry to Lefkada, a quiet island in a cluster of tiny islets. Check into the family-run, locally-rated 4-start Enodia Hotel (4Q) for a four-night, all-inclusive stay. The hotel is in the idyllic fishing village of Vassiliki, overlooking Vassiliki Bay, one of the best windsurfing spots in the world. B, L, D Day 7: Lefkada. Enjoy a day at leisure. Head to the beach, stroll on the promenade at Vassiliki, or rent a bike at the hotel and explore the local area. B, L, D Day 8: Lefkada. Today, join a included full-day small island-hopping tour by boat, visiting Kalamos and Meganisi. Take in views of the private island of Skorpios, which was owned by Aristotle Onassis and where he married Jackie Kennedy, and enjoy a 62 To book call our trade reservations team FREE on 0800 074 8021