Skala is located at the south – east corner of the island. Skala beach is 3 km long, with different places to explore, with areas with fine sand and others with small pebbles with absolutely beautiful colors. You will also find several other activities like scuba diving, water sports and other things to enjoy your […]


Antisamos is a beach located near the town of Sami. It’s a blue flag beach where many scenes of the film “Captain Corelli’s mandolin” where shot.The ever emerald blue waters, the small white pebbles, the amazing view, the trees that reach all the way to the water are only a few of its attractions. Wild […]



The beach of Xi is situated a few kilometers south of the town of Lixouri. Access is very easy and the car parking is very spacious. It is a very long beach and it is famous for the colour of its sand, which is red! The water is very shallow at a distance of many […]



Petani beach is one of the most famous beaches in the area of Paliki as well as in the whole island. It can be found in the western part of the island, in the peninsula of Paliki. Petani Beach consists of white fine pebbles and crystal clear turquoise waters. The beach is excellently organized with […]


Makris Gialos is another beautiful blue flag beach, situated just outside Argostoli, in the Lassi area. Near by the islands capital you will find golden sandy beaches Makris Yialos and Platis Yialos with crystal clear water, giving excellent choice for a daily beach tour, combine sea activities and local tastes. Makris Yialos and Platis Yialos […]



Poros is the biggest district of new Elios – Pronnoi municipality. Is a beautiful, picturesque village, surrounded by the villages Tzanata, Asprogerakas, Kabitsata and Riza. It has a population of 1500 inhabitants. Its port is a significant link between Kefalonia and continental Greece. It was rebuilt after the earthquake of 1953 since the fishermen’s houses […]



Lixouri is the second biggest town of the island. It is situated at the south-western part of the island, in front of Argostoli and both of them are connected by ferry boat. Lixouri was called “piccolo Parigi”- small Paris – because of a small river that divides the town in two parts, like Sicuana divides […]



The Fortress of Agios Georgios is located at the village Peratata on a 300 m altitude and was probably constructed during the 12th century AD by Byzantine Emperors. It’s about 16.000 m2 and its surrounding walls are approximately 600 m long. Inside the walls there were public and private buildings, churches, food and ammunition warehouses, […]



Argostoli, situated at the southern part of the island, has been the capital of Cephalonia since 1797. It is built amphitheatrically at the heart of the deep gulf of Koutavos and has a well organised port. It is the biggest town of the island with rich trade activity, a town that looks to the sea. […]


Drogarati’s Cave, which is close to Sami, was discovered 300 years ago, when a part of it was destroyed because of a strong earthquake, and so the entrance was created. The cave’s depth is 60m. from the ground level and it is open for the public since 1963. It’s got many stalactites and stalagmites created […]