In the Ionian Sea, among the other exotic islands, Kefalonia stands on top. Within and across borders it is photographed, discussed and beloved by everyone because of its beauty. The film “Captain Corelli’s Mandolin” was filmed here and all fell in love with the landscape and the beaches.
It’s wonderful sights in Argostoli, Lixouri, Fiscardo, Asos, Melissani Cave are loved by everyone. The largest of the Ionian islands, Kefalonia, with breathtaking beaches and green mountains, has always been a very popular destination.
Argostoli will charm you: The spacious squares, paved walkways, imposing churches, fine public buildings, two or three floors houses of traditional architecture compose a unique picture. In Kefalonia, you will one of the biggest libraries in Greece, the Korgialeneios Library, the Archaeological Museum, the Historical and Folklore Museum and the historic theater “Kefalos”. The capital of Kefalonia will offer you a holiday with cultural flavor and luxury hotels to accompany in your staying there!
The beaches of Kefalonia are famous all over the world. Incredible crystal clear waters in all shades of blue and green. The beach of Myrtos is among the most famous of Greece with towering cliffs holding in their arms the white sand and the small white pebbles. The Petani beach has sand mixed with very small pebbles, the Skala beach has a vast sandy beach and the memorable Xi is covered with red sand. Poros seems like a mountain ready to dive into the sea and the cosmopolitan Makris Gialos with the fine sand and turquoise waters is ready to entertain you with music from the beach bars! Furthermore, Platia Ammos, Antisamos, Emplisi, Dafnoudi, Lourdas and Ai Helis are amongst the most beautiful beaches. In those places, you will also find luxury hotels to stay.
Assos is considered to be one of the best settlement on the island. Built on a narrow strip of land, it retains its traditional style with the Venetian mansions, trees, palm trees, poplars and old olive tree in the Paris Square. Walk up to the peninsula to visit the Venetian Castle of the 16th century, one of the most important sights on Kefalonia.
A favorite destination for celebrities from around the world is Fiskardo. Fiskardo boasts from its luxurious hotels, the port, but mainly for its traditional architecture, which provides a unique sense of the 18th century. Despite the visitors, it retains an indescribable calm.
In Kefalonia, you will find luxury hotels and modern resorts with high-quality services covering every wish and requirement. We chose some of the best hotels for you to experience the luxury and comfort and we present them to you:
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