Kefalonia island, Greece, is a verry popular travel destination with a lot of vacation spots, travel destinatons and tourist attractions. It’s the biggest island of the Ionians and it is recoknized as one of the most beautiful. It’s a mountainous island with amazing landscapes, flora, long and beautiful golden sand beaches, traditional villages, beautiful orthodox churches etc… Kefalonia is one of those islands that has everything to offer to the tourists and visitors.
For todays travel news we will present to you most attractive beaches of Kefalonia.
-It is believed that Myrtos is one of the most beautiful beaches of the Ionian Islands and it becames the trademark of kefalonia. It’s an amazing golden sandy beach placed in the north of Argostoli.
It attracts thousands of visitors annually. It’s not unexpected that it is one of Greece’s most photographed places. The beach is circled by vertical rock cliffs and the water looks as if the blue colour of the sea was mixed with bleaching water.
On the beach there are a snack bars and offers sun beds and umbrellas rentals.
-Antisamos is one of the most beautiful Kefalonia beaches, one of the most famous vacation spots.
It’s pa pebble beach placed near the village of Sami, 22km from the island’s capital. It is a gorgeous place with a turquoise blue waters lying at the feet of some amazing green hills.
-Assos beach is placed 36km from the capital, on the west side of the island. It’s one of the good beaches of the island but the area around is really worth seeing. It’s a pebble beach with crystal clear waters of the island. The verdant environment are gorgeous, submissive by the ruins of a 16th century Venetian castle. A couple of tavernas are perched on the quay side and overlook the magical little bay.
-Lassi beaches are the closest to the island’s capital, Argostoli. The resort has some of the most gorgeous beaches of Kefalonia, and some of them are awarded with the Blue Flag for their purity. The resort has a main street plenty of hotels, shops, resturants and bars. Makris Gialos and Platys Gialos are the most famous beaches of the area. They are awarded with the Blue Flag and they are also very good organised. The beach offers sun beds rentals and some water sports facilities.
Great beches of the area are also Tourkopodaro, Platys Gialos, Makris Gialos and Paliostafida.
-Lourdas is one of the most gorgeous beaches of the island. Long beach of white sand and pebbles makes it one of the favorite tourist vacation spots. It has an amazing surroundings with Mount Ainos as a background, and the crystal clear waters are beautiful. It’s and organised beach with shops, sun beds and umbrellas rentals. This area offers lots of accommodations.
-Horgota is a small and lovley pebble beach. It has a picturesque wooden jetty and deep blue waters. Surroundings with plenty of olive trees are amazing.