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Natural Sights

Kefalonia is rich in flora, fauna, geological rarities, varies coastline, mountains and valleys. Natural beauty abounds in our lakes and seas, on our mountains ranges and in our extensive underworld cave system. Explorers ranging from casual walkers to hardened hikers, from divers to climbers, from sea bound adventurers to land loving car drivers will find something to enthral them.

  • Vista Points

    by Sarah O

    Grab you camera or your binoculars and head off to one of the best vista points on the island! There are of…

  • Sea Turtles

    by Sarah O

    Sea turtles are one of the most marvelous creatures that swim in our seas. These marine reptiles are living fossils since they…

  • Melissani Lake

    by Anna Votsi

    Phenomenal! Melissani Lake opened to the public in 1963 and is located northwest of Sami village near Karavomylos. The cavern caved in several…

  • Sunrises are beautiful moments lasting as much and as little to remain unforgettable… Dias (Zeus) is a rocky little island named after…

  • Ancient Sami, trail

    by Anna Votsi

    Walk through history and enjoy magnificent views Located about 9km from Agia Efimia and 2km from Sami, on the top of the hill, stands…

  • Magic! Mountain Ainos, located 30 km from Argostoli,  known as Monte Nero (Black Mountain) during the Venetian period due to thick forestation…

  • Kounopetra

    by Anna Votsi

    One more nature’s paradox! On your day trip around the area of Paliki, if you pass from the south, stop for a…

  • Karavomylos Lake

    by Anna Votsi

    A Dreamy Location! 8km from Agia Efimia and just 1km from Sami village, the traveller can visit Karavomylos Lake. According to scientists, Karavomylos…

  • Drogarati Cave

    by Anna Votsi

    Natural Art Drogarati Cave was discovered 300 years ago and was opened to the public in 1963. It was discovered when a…