Gaios

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The main town on the eastern shore of the small island of Paxis is hidden and sheltered by the tiny islet Nikolaos.




"Gaios (Greek: Γάιος, pronounced [ˈɣaʝos]) is the main port on Paxos, the smallest of the seven principal Ionian Islands, in Greece. Gaios is situated on the east coast of the island. It is named after a homonymous pupil of Paul the Apostle, who brought Christianity to the island." Wikipedia









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Gaios
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Beautiful bay wit mooring but has to be approached from the north entrance. I could retire here!

Gaios
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An amazingly beautiful island with the most gorgeous beaches and caves!

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Neilson Active Holidays
1 . Neilson Active Holidays
2.5

Neilson provide bareboat yachts, flotilla sailing, sailing courses, skippered flotilla or even stay and sail holidays in the north and south Ionian.





Nearby Marinas, Harbours and Anchorages

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Gaios Quay
1 . Gaios Quay
2.5

The long quay follows the coastline around behind Nikolaos islet providing some natural shelter for shore-side mooring.

Valtos Harbour
2 . Valtos Harbour
2.5

This small harbour is found on the western side of the the sandy beach bay adjacent to Parga. It is home to local fishing craft and may have a single space on the end of the quay for a visiting yacht.

Agia Kyriaki Bay
3 . Agia Kyriaki Bay
2.5

A very pretty wooded bay with a sandy beach head with a couple of nice taverna's. An idyllic spot for overnight anchorage in the right conditions.

Syvota Harbour
4 . Syvota Harbour
2.5

A sturdy concrete harbour hidden behind a couple of wooded islets providing natural protection from the sea. The harbour has few facilities but offers easy access to the town's numerous bars and ta...

Melikia Harbour
5 . Melikia Harbour
2.5

Odyssea Cove
6 . Odyssea Cove
2.5

A beautiful wooded cove a short distance south of Ammoudia on the Greek mainland overlooking Paxos island.

Ammoudia Quay
7 . Ammoudia Quay
2.5

The quay is found on the southern side of the cove a short distance up the mouth of the river Acheron.

Plataria Harbour
8 . Plataria Harbour
2.5

Alikes Lefkimmis Harbour
9 . Alikes Lefkimmis Harbour
2.5

Petritis Harbour
10 . Petritis Harbour
2.5

Lygia Harbour
11 . Lygia Harbour
2.5

A small harbour formed of a long outer breakwater with an inner landslide quay and jetty. The harbour has no facilities and a single taverna. Further taverna's are round to the south on the beach.

Boukaris Harbour
12 . Boukaris Harbour
2.5

Igoumenitsa Quay
13 . Igoumenitsa Quay
2.5

Messongi River Quay
14 . Messongi River Quay
2.5

Pournari Harbour
15 . Pournari Harbour
2.5

A small very basic local harbour formed of two breakwaters with no inner quays.

Benitses Harbour
16 . Benitses Harbour
2.5

Sagiadas Harbour
17 . Sagiadas Harbour
2.5

Mytikas Harbour
18 . Mytikas Harbour
2.5

A basic harbour formed of a long breakwater with an inner quayside and a further smaller mole opposite. Mostly shallow but may offer mooring near the end.

Nautical Club Corfu Harbour
19 . Nautical Club Corfu Harbour
2.5

Corfu Old Harbour
20 . Corfu Old Harbour
2.5

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Nearby Towns

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Longos
1 . Longos
(Ionian Islands )
2.5

A small village on the eastern side of Paxos island near Corfu.

Lakka
2 . Lakka
(Ionian Islands )
2.5

A busy small lively town within a pretty cove on the northern tip of the small island of Paxos.

Antipaxos
3 . Antipaxos
(Antipaxos Island )
4.2

A small town in the centre of this tiny island south of Paxos island.

Arillas
4 . Arillas
(Ionian Islands )
2.5

This small coastal village is in the northern ionian on the west coast of the mainland.

Parga
5 . Parga
(Epirus )
2.5

This pretty town on the western coast of Greece has a cluster of islets, beaches and coves and overlooks Paxos and Antipaxos islands. This popular hillside gem has a labyrinth of hidden streets wit...

Kavos
6 . Kavos
(Corfu Island )
2.5

Kavos is a small town on the south-western tip of Corfu overlooking Sivota.

Lichnos
7 . Lichnos
2.5

A small hillside village built in the mountainside up from a pretty bay and sandy beach. The village offers a hotel, some hostels, and a couple of beachside taverna's.

Syvota
8 . Syvota
(Ionian Islands )
2.5

Syvota is a large coastal village in Epirus in the Northern Ionian.

Ammoudia
9 . Ammoudia
2.5

A small village built around a stunning cove with an adjacent river providing an idyllic village quayside and safe-harbour.

Gardenos
10 . Gardenos
(Corfu Island )
2.5

This village is on the south-western side of Corfu island.

Plataria
11 . Plataria
(Epirus )
2.5

A small town on the western coast of the Greek mainland overlooking Corfu island.

Molos
12 . Molos
(Nikolaos Islet )
2.5

A small village on the south-eastern coast side of Corfu island on a north facing coastline.

Agios Georgios Argyradon
13 . Agios Georgios Argyradon
(Corfu Island )
2.5

Agios Gorgios is on the south-western coast of Corfu island.

Petriti
14 . Petriti
(Corfu Island )
2.5

A village on the south-eatern coast of Corfu island.

Lygia
15 . Lygia
2.5

A small pretty mainland coastal village north of Kanali overlooking Paxos island.

Igoumenitsa
16 . Igoumenitsa
(Epirus )
2.5

A medium sized town on the western coast of the Greek mainland with two busy ferry terminals.

Mesongi
17 . Mesongi
(Corfu Island )
2.5

Also known as Messonghi this beach town resort is south of Corfu on the eastern coast of the island.

Pournari
18 . Pournari
2.5

A small village at the north of the long Kanali beach. Set back slightly from the rocky coastline.

Paramonas
19 . Paramonas
(Corfu Island )
2.5

A tiny village on the western coast of Corfu.

Benitses
20 . Benitses
(Corfu Island )
2.5

A long town following the coastline on the mid-eastern side of Corfu island, just south of Corfu town.

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