A special day! Situated on the north west coast of the island, 25 km from Agia Efimia the fortress at Assos is the larger of the two castles on Kefalonia, and is one of the largest castles in Greece.
A Dreamy Location! 8km from Agia Efimia and just 1km from Sami village, the traveller can visit Karavomylos Lake. According to scientists, Karavomylos is part of strange geological phenomena observed in Kefalonia: researchers have found that the waters from Katavothres on the western side of the island, end up here after traversing underground Kefalonia and mixed with… Read more
Have you ever thought you could fly over one of the best beaches in the world? On your visit to famous Myrtos beach you will get the chance to make your dream come true. The tandem flight consists of a short instructional briefing followed by a 10-15 minutes flight (weather permitting).
Corgialenios Museum The Corgialenios Historical and Cultural Museum located in Argostoli, span the history of Kefalonia, from the Venetian Conquest (circa 1500 A.D.) to the destruction of the cultural heritage by the 1953 earthquakes, from the point of view of everyday life of island people which is interposed and dynamically affected by historical developments (consecutive occupations… Read more
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Sea Kayaking Kefalonia Sea Kayaking Kefalonia’ is a sea kayaking outfitter based at Trapezaki, near Argostoli. They organise day and multi-day kayak trips in the crystal clear and warm waters of Kefalonia, Ithaca and the broader area of central Ionian Sea, as well as sea kayak courses in Kefalonia and Athens…. Read more
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Romantika, Daily Cruises If you want to go on a daily cruise around the island or visit the nearby islands, have a look at the Romantika, timetable and routes leaving from Agia Efimia harbour every morning.
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Boulevard Boats Approximately 30% of Kefalonia’s beaches can be reached by car or bike. If you would like to see more of them a boat is required. The most beautiful secluded beaches and coves are on the north-eastern part of the island of Kefalonia, between Agia Efimia and Fiskardo. Most people… Read more
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… In 1982, the growers of the Robola Zone, in order to ensure their income, to protect and at the same time highlight the dynamic of Cephalonian Vineyard, armed with experience and knowledge, founded the Robola Cooperative of Cephalonia which currently comprises of 300 members.
Discover the world of bees with a local beekeeping expert. Don a suit and head into an apiary, where you’ll see an open hive and hold a frame of live bees; conclude your visit with honey tasting. In 2 hours, you’ll see what a honeybee experiences over the course of a lifetime, and what a… Read more
Gray Rocky formations against reddish sand… located on the peninsula of Paliki, 7 km from Lixouri town, one can find Xi beach, definitely one of the most special locations in Kefalonia. It may not be one of my favourite beaches to swim but I would suggest you stop to admire the unique landscape, rub the clay on your body… Read more
Endless sand! Skala sits on the southern tip of Kefalonia 37km from Argostoli in the region of Elios-Pronnoi. It is known for its beautiful 3km long sandy beach and its crystal clear waters. It has developed into an important and lively tourist area over recent years offering something for everyone!
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Donkey Trekking No more then 50 years ago you would have found a donkey in every corner of Kefalonia Used for work up in the mountains, carrying wood, hay, and olives into the villages or grain to the mills. Along with the modernisation of agriculture and forestry the donkeys started to… Read more
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Aquatic Scuba Diving Club Kefalonia is ideal for scuba diving with underwater visibility exceeding 40 metres. Makis and his team provide a great selection of dive sites which suit everyone from complete beginners to more qualified divers. The Aquatic Scuba Diving Club was established in 1997 in Agia Efimia. The islands characteristic… Read more