The blue waters , the green surroundings , and the breathtaking beaches will amaze you. It’s the biggest Ionian Island and the green of its mountains blend with the blue of the water making it truly unique and a beloved destination. Kefalonia’s culinary tradition, history, traditional villages, upbeat nightlife and pristine beaches will make you fall in love with the island.
If you happen to love snorkeling or diving then the seabed around the island will definitely satisfy you. You might even get the chance to encounter the rare, caretta caretta, sea turtle that take refuge here, as well as the monk seals monachus monachus.
- Visit The cave lake of Melissani is a wonder of nature and one of the most impressive sights on Kefalonia which is located in Karavomylos, an area close to Sami town.
- Swim at Myrtos beach! The most famous and beautiful beach of Kefalonia. It is actually a large coast with turqoise water and white sand, surrounded by steep cliffs.
- Go for a private boat tour and discover the unique islands around Kefalonia and the crystal clear waters.
The cave lake of Melissani, once in a lifetime experience
1 hour flight from Athens
Best connected with
With a boat from the islands of Ithaca, Zakynthos and Lefkada
May to September