Kefalonia is a beautiful Ionian island in western Greece. It's surrounded by the dazzling blue waters of the Ionian Sea, while the mountain ranges of Aenos and pine forests cover the length and breadth of the island. It is also known for some of the most beautiful sandy beaches in Greece, where you can spend endless afternoons soaking up the warm sunshine. Antisamos beach, close to the village of Sami, is one of the most popular beaches in this region. However, there are also other hidden gems on this island, including inlets, coves, secluded beaches, which can be explored on boat rides, when the weather is clear. Kefalonia holidays are also full of history, with crumbling Venetian castles, old monasteries and quaint villages to explore. Sample Greek lifestyle and culture in Assos Village, admire the architecture of a 16th century monastery and lose yourself in the ruins of the ancient Greek acropolis.
Among natural wonders, the island is known for some of the most enigmatic caves and beautiful beaches. Melissani Cave and Drogarati Cave are the two caves worth exploring. The Myrtos beach is famed as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world and must be explored on your holidays to Kefalonia. The beaches are an excellent place to learn water sports. Scuba diving is a great option and the rocky coastline and shallow waters of the island make it a great place to learn. The island also has a happening nightlife ensuring overall fun for your holidays to Kefalonia.
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