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Archaeological sites

  • Mazarakata Tombs, Livathos

    by Anna Votsi

    Located five kilometers outside Argostoli and towards Pessada, you come across the Mazarakata Tombs, found in the early 20th century.

  • Roman Villa, Skala

    by Anna Votsi

    On the edge of the present village of Skala,  is the remains of a 3rd-century Roman Villa with some remarkably well preserved…

  • Roman Villa, Agia Efimia

    by Anna Votsi

    At the heart of Agia Efimia, archeologists have identified traces of an ancient Roman Villa and mosaics from the Roman Period. When…

  • The area Kaminia (kilns), located 32 km from Argostoli, took its name from roof tile artisanship that flourished on the south hill…

  • Located in the pretty village of Fiskardo, the almost perfectly preserved Roman Cemetery was discovered in 2006 when excavations were taking place…

  • Excavated in the early 1990’s by Lazaros Kolonas, these are the largest vaulted Mycenaean tombs of the area, with a height of 3.95…

  • Poros is an attractive coastal village located 45 km south west of Argostoli, (the capital) and 35km from Agia Efimia. It is the main…

  • 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…

  • Fiskardo Village

    by Anna Votsi

    Preserved beauty! Fiskardo is a picturesque and cosmopolitan harbour village, 60km from the capital of Argostoli and 32km from Agia Efimia at…

  • Gem island! I moved to Kefalonia because of the diversity and beauty of this island which attracted me like a magnet. The…