Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Wild Nature Expeditions If you want an alternative way to explore the island’s beauties, join this great team offering a wide selection of activities for you: Canoeing, Caving, Hiking, Jeep Safari, Rock Climbing, Star Gazing and Guided Tours. Guided Tours If you don’t hire a car, you don’t like the crowded bus tours… Read more
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Captain Makis Glass Bottom Boat Welcome to the Glass Bottom boat “Sun Cruises” of Argostoli harbour. Explore the exciting underwater marine world! The deep dark depths of the sea with all its marine life waiting to be discovered by you! Dive with the dolphins and explore the magic of the deep… Read more
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Wine and Vineyards Tour Taste unique Kefalonian wines and learn everything about the winemaking, as you move between vineyards and wineries, in an intimate small group (max. 10 people) or private wine tour / excursion. Julia, an expert wine guide and a very friendly lady will provide you with all the… Read more
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Regina’s Boats A fun and exciting way to explore Kefalonia Many regular visitors to Fiskardo will know Yianni and Regina, who operate the Regina’s Boats in the harbour, as they have been in operation for over 11 years. They are a family owned Kefalonian boat hire company and their aim is… Read more
The Cultural and Environmental Society of Asteris has given visitors, as well as locals, a very special gift by completing the signage of three beautiful paths which start from Fiskardo and are up to 10km in length.
For an alternative travel experience, contact Makis, the owner and instructor of the Aquatic Diving Center who also runs a water taxi service for trips over to the neighbouring islands of Ithaca and Lefkas. Services operate to Pisaetos and Vathi on Ithaca, as well as Vassiliki on Lefkas. Local services from Aghia Efimia to Fiskardo… Read more
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Handmade olive oil soap, beeswax ointment and rose water! Aris and his family have put all their passion and care into producing natural products from their own local herbs, extra virgin olive oil and honey. Visit them and familiarise yourself with local herbs, bees, and the general management of a small… Read more
Walk through history and enjoy magnificent views Located about 9km from Agia Efimia and 2km from Sami, on the top of the hill, stands the ancient Acropolis of Sami. If you enjoy walking, try the following route: On your way to or back from Antisamos beach, you follow the sign to “Ancient Acropolis of Sami” with the car.
Magic! Mountain Ainos, located 30 km from Argostoli, known as Monte Nero (Black Mountain) during the Venetian period due to thick forestation of the dark Kefalonian Fir tree (Abies Cephalonica), is the tallest mountain of the Ionian islands with an elevation of 1,628 metres (5,341 ft).
Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Gentilini Winery and Vineyards Premium wine tasting! At the Gentilini Winery you’ll get taste after taste of fantastic unique wines and informative conversation with the producers, or their staff. Afterwards you will have the opportunity to purchase their wines to enjoy during your stay (think romantic picnic on the beach at sunset) or… Read more
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. In 1584, a petition was submitted by the nobles of Kefalonia to the Venetian Senate for the… Read more
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