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Ionian Discoveries

Fiscardo Harbor, Fiscardo, Greece
+30 694 830 0391
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Octopus!

I honestly cannot rate this trip highly enough. Fabio and Sylvia are so knowledgeable about the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alexandra D
Lovely day out - thank you!

Just back from a really nice day out with Fabio and Silvia. We really enjoyed all aspects of it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Stunning voyages of excitement and discovery aboard a traditional wooden kaiki. With a maximum capacity of seventeen guests the atmosphere is always kept warm and friendly. Your guide for the excursion programme is a qualified marine expert who will enlighten you on the natural history and marine life of the area. Try your hand at snorkelling or just relax on board a beautiful wooden boat and enjoy the stunning scenery! Alternatively, you may wish to charter the vessel privately and have a day or evening tailor made for you.
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“sea cucumbers” (29 reviews)
“sea creatures” (18 reviews)
“octopus” (52 reviews)
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Fiscardo Harbor, Fiscardo, Greece
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+30 694 830 0391
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I honestly cannot rate this trip highly enough. Fabio and Sylvia are so knowledgeable about the Ionian marine life and I learned so much, especially about the octopus that Fabio caught and put into the aquarium for discussion. All of the animals we caught were...More

Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just back from a really nice day out with Fabio and Silvia. We really enjoyed all aspects of it, from the creatures of the deep to the relaxed and friendly atmosphere on board. The lunch was great (thanks to Mrs Fabio), and we learnt a...More

Thank Mags28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabio & Silvia are wonderful people. Super friendly and enthusiastic. They know a lot of great stories about the island and its surroundings. The boat trip was amazing. I highly recommend it! 😊👌😎🙌

Thank IreneBCN86
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a super day today. Sailed from Fiscardo to Ithca snorkel stop in bay for hour. We saw the usual fish. They provide everything and wet suits. Very informative about history of the island and the marine life. Excellent English from both Fabio and...More

Thank Rachael L
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We would highly recommend this day out as part of your holiday in Fiskardo. We set off at 9am and were given lots of information about the history of the area by Silvia and during the morning we did some amazing snorkelling near Ithaca. Fabio...More

1  Thank Lidia541
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We were recommended this by a fellow holiday maker and it did not disappoint. The boat, a converted sailing boat that used to transport charcoal, was spotlessly clean and had plenty of shade. Fabio and Sylvie worked very well together and we're very knowledgeable about...More

Thank WiltshireSimon
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Really interesting and fun day on the water. Fabio and Sylvie are very knowledgeable and great hosts! We learnt everything there is to know about sea cucumbers, star fish, sea urchins and much more! The best bit was was that we saw dolphins 🐬 🐬🐬....More

1  Thank Lucy L
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This was our favourite trip of our holiday. Our daughter loved getting up close with the various sea creatures found and learning about them. Particularly the sea cucumbers! She also loved jumping from the bow of the boat into the water when we were anchored...More

Thank AnnaBanana2357
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A friendly and knowledgeable skipper takes you on a gentle exploration of the absolutely beautiful area between Kefalonia and Ithaca. You potter about on a traditional Greek caïque on very calm seas, pausing intermittently for swimming, eating and drinking. It is enormous fun and an...More

3  Thank davidbarritt2015
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A brilliant day out. Fab and Rob are excellent hosts and really help you to see and understand the local sealife, geology and history. If you only do one excursion in Kefalonia the is the one to pick.

Thank Ali and Ade W
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Cat72Bristol
25 April 2017|
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Response from Ali and Ade W | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely yes. The boat gets very close to the shore, easy paddling depth and has steps. The guys bring any interesting finds on board to put into a viewing tank so the young ones will be able to enjoy seeing the sealife... More
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Mags28
1 February 2017|
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Response from trinchero81 | Property representative |
Hi Mags28, I'm the owner of the Ionian Discoveries, I suggest to book in advance because July will be very busy. If you wont drop me an e-mail, you can easily find it on the web site. Many thanks Fabio
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Sallyo54
9 April 2016|
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Response from sweetheart55 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Skipper and crew were wonderful and caring and only too happy to help people of all ages and abilities on and off the boat. In the end if there is something you don't feel you can manage there's no pressure... More
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