Kefalonia - comprehensive tourist guide

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    The Castle of Saint George

    The castle of Saint George is located on a hill, near a town called Travliata, 7 km away from Argostoli and it dominates the southern part of the island. It was named after the old chapel of Saint George which is at the top of the same hill, a bit...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Beaches nearby Sami

    Antisamos beach is on the top of the list of the most beautiful beaches of Kefalonia. It is awarded with a blue flag, and it is only a few kilometers southeast of the port Sami. It is hidden at the foothill of lush greenery and is one of the most...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Beaches nearby Skala

    Skala is located in the southeast of the island. It is known as a quiet resort with a beautiful sandy beach in about 3 km in length and crystal clear water. The Skala beach is fully arranged. It is one of the most popular beaches in Kefalonia and it's very spacious...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Beaches on the south coast of Kefalonia

    Kefalonia is a perfect choice for couples and families because of its fantastic and clean beaches, unspoiled nature and safe and turquoise sea. Southern part of the island is generally urban and inhabited, so you can find there a lot of accommodations for renting. It has a of sandy beaches stretching...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Melissani Cave

    In the east side of Kefalonia there are many attractions that make tourists come to this island, such as the wonderful Melisani Cave, Antisamos Beach, the geological phenomenon Katavotres ... Unreal colors in the Melisani Cave in Kefalonia each year attract a large number of visitors, who since morning occupy the...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Ferries to Kefalonia

    During the season, ferries of "West Ferry" depart three times a day from Lefkada, while in the off-season, there are two departures only. The trip takes about 1 hour and 45 minutes. The ticket costs 8.5e for adults, and 4.3e for children. Children up to 5 years of age...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Kefalonia

    Kefalonia is a largest Ionian island. It is located at the end of Patraikos bay, between Zakynthos and Lefkada. Consists of main island and peninsula Paliki. Ithaka island on its North-East side, also belongs to Kefalonia municipality. The island is hilly and mountainous terrain, with the highest peak called Mega Soros...

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    Fiskardo is one of 365 villages in Cephalonia. It is located in the very north of the island, in the region known as Erissos, which was put under the protection of the Greek Government because of the unique richness of nature. Dense forests surround the innumerable small coves with pebbly...

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    Updated December 25, 2020.

    Sami

    Sami is the second largest port of Kefalonia, connecting the island with Italy, Ithaca and Patra. It is located in the east of the island, about 25km from Argostoli. The whole village is surrounded by hills, it has about 1000 inhabitants and is famous for abundance of cafes and restaurants,...

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