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5 Reasons Why Sivota Mourtos Will Be A Highlight Of Your Ionian Yacht Getaway

By Jenny Wilson
on  May 20, 2018

Sivota Mourtos is a small but perfectly formed village on mainland Greece. Forming an integral part of our Ionian sailing getaway itinerary, we hope that you will fall in love with this beautiful part of the world as deeply as we have. Here are just a few reasons why we think you might.

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1) Marvel at the Majestic Vistas Visible in Every Direction

As the Ionian region experiences consistent levels of rainfall every winter, the vistas of Sivota Mourtos are rich and verdant with pine forests and olive groves blanketing the undulating landscapes of this exceptionally beautiful location.

2) Stop for a Swim in Breathtakingly Beautiful Blue Lagoons

Honestly, there are few more impressive places in the world to stop for an afternoon swim than in the beautiful blue lagoons of Sivota Mourtos. The waters are calm and crystal clear, making for a refreshing and relaxing swimming experience.

3) Stroll Along the Promenade on your Sailing Getaway

The main promenade of Sivota Mourtos is a hubbub of activity, lined with inviting taverns and an ideal location from which to enjoy the spectacular rich orange red sunsets visible every evening over the ocean.

4) Sample Delicious Local Flavours with Spectacular Sea Views

Whether you choose to dine in a bustling restaurant or one of the quieter family-run taverns, you can be certain that your taste buds are going to be in for a real treat. Dishes will utilise the very best local produce and we wholeheartedly recommend opting for a sharing plate of fresh local olives.

5) After Dark in Sivota Mourtos

Your night definitely doesn’t have to end with dinner if you don’t want it to. The main village is home to several buzzing bars who seek to provide their patrons with the opportunity to enjoy a variety of drinks within some seriously impressive scenery. If a more laid back evening is more your style, you can’t go wrong with a leisurely stroll through the charming streets to indulge in a spot of stargazing from the deck of your luxury yacht.

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See Sivota Mourtos for yourself and hop aboard Yacht Getaways Ionian this summer!

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