Discover an Island full of charm and beauty with a holiday to Kefalonia
The setting for Louis de Bernieres’ novel Captain Corelli’s Mandolin, Kefalonia boasts magnificent scenery, friendly locals and irresistible charm. Add to that some of the best beaches in the whole of Greece and you can start to see why people choose to take their holidays to Kefalonia.
The largest of the Ionian Islands, it never feels crowded even in the high season. A great destination for both couples and families alike, your holiday to Kefalonia can be as active or as relaxed as you choose. Beach lovers will be delighted with the choice of exotic beaches including the gorgeous and photogenic Myrtos, Skala and Lourdas. Take a swim in shimmering turquoise waters, visit ancient and picturesque villages, feast on traditional Greek cuisine and explore Medieval castles on this magical island.
Choose Skala or Lassi for a fun holiday experience
Skala is Kefalonia’s most popular resort and offers everything you would expect for a fun and enjoyable Kefalonia holiday. This former fishing village boasts miles of blue flagged beaches, sweet smelling pine trees and a great selection of restaurants, bars and nightlife to suit all interests. There’s all kinds of activities available here too such as jet skiing, snorkelling and paragliding, whilst for those who prefer to relax on holiday will find plenty of quiet stretches of beach equipped with parasols and sun loungers to while away the lazy days. Venture beyond the resort and you’ll find ancient Roman villas, the Temple of Apollo, old churches and a wealth of rural countryside.
Another beautiful Kefalonia resort is Lourdas, ideal for those seeking a more relaxed and tranquil holiday. The village dates back hundreds of years and offers a little slice of Mediterranean paradise, just perfect for doing very little for a couple of weeks. Walk among cypress and olives trees, stroll through lush countryside, explore the awe-inspiring Mount Einos or simple relax with a cold drink by the beach.
If a lively resort is more your idea of the perfect holiday then Lassi is a great choice for families and couples alike. The oldest and most established resort town, Lassi offers great beaches, crystal blue sea, water parks, watersports and an endless choice of bars, restaurants and tavernas.
If your ideal holiday is one full of romance, charm and elegance, then you can’t help but fall in love with Fiscardo. Much loved by yacht owners, artists and celebrities, Fiscardo is a well heeled destination with beautiful old Venetian buildings, superb shopping, tiny gifts shops, quaint cafes and local tavernas all vying for your attention. Be sure to take a stroll along the stunning harbour and don’t miss the gorgeous old lighthouse built in 1892 and still standing proudly.
Whether you are looking for a relaxing holiday, a romantic escape or some quality time with the family, our holidays to Kefalonia offer something to suit all interests. With a range of excellent offers and discounts, we can handpick the perfect holiday to this magical and welcoming island.