It is the largest island of a cluster of islands (Scorpios, Scorpidi, Tsokari, Madouri, Sparti, Heloni), which constitutes the administrative district of the Municipality of Meganisi. It has an area of 20 sq.km
Meganissi has three villages: Vathy, Katomeri and Spartochori. Each one of them has it’s own peculiarities and beauties. These villages constitute the main settlements with a total population of approximately 2,000 residents, located in the northern part of the island which is the most favored and most fertile.
Meganissi has a good road network and local transportation. The island, overwhelmed by many VIP local and foreign visitors every year, provides an excellent sea tourism development and accommodation services such as hotels, luxury villas and luxury apartments.
It has three ports Vathy, Spilia and Atherinos. There are three Marinas and many natural harbors and gulfs, as well as thousands of bays, shaping fine fiords where big Yachts are welcomed. Windsurfing, kite surfing, water ski, wakeboard, paragliding and scuba diving are some of the well maintained activities in the area. Reaching the marvelous Caves by sea bicycle and view the natural fiords is also relaxing.
The area around the island is as well famous for yachting and sailing. Aghios Ioannis, Spillia, Pasoumaki, Ambelakia, Atherinos, Faros, Limonari, Elia, Loutrolimni and Bereta are the most well known beaches of the island. In Meganissi you can enjoy the Greek nature, the fresh sea breeze, the welcoming waters of the Ionian Sea and the unique Greek hospitality!