If there is a holiday destination which can offer something for everyone, Kefalonia is it. Those looking for peace and tranquillity will be happier with the smaller resorts, which offer lovely beaches, traditional restaurants and a few secluded bars, while those looking for something a little more lively, will be more at home in one of the livelier resorts, where late night bars and discos are ready to offer you a place to dance the night away.
There is plenty to do whilst staying in Kefalonia, from relaxing on one of the beautiful beaches to filling that suitcase with trinkets to remind you of your holiday once you get home.
The beaches in Kefalonia aren’t just for sunbathing, as the Potamaki Beach is a great place to witness one of the most beautiful sights you will ever see, Loggerhead turtles scampering across the sand. The best way to enjoy this rare sight is by night, when organised watches are laid on.
Food and drink are an important part of your holiday in Kefalonia, as fresh produce is used to create beautifully tasty dishes, from fresh fish to locally grown vegetables. The tavernas, dotted around the island provide a great atmosphere, delicious food and are a great place to while away a lazy evening. Having enjoyed your dinner, you can head over to one of the late night bars that provide a wide selection of exciting cocktails and a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
Lassi is an up and coming resort, fast becoming the best place for a family holiday in Kefalonia. The sandy beaches are perfect for sandcastle building and paddling in the warm water. Those looking for something a little more lively will be happy to find water sports available, which provide great photo opportunities. The beaches are within easy reach of a bar or two, where a refreshing drink and a quick snack can be easily obtained. When the evening cools and the breeze picks up, visitors to Kefalonia tend to head over to one of the restaurants nearby which provide tasty food suitable for all the family.
The liveliest resort on Kefalonia is Skala, which is fast becoming a popular holiday destination. Providing visitors with great beaches with fine shingle and sand gently shelving into warm azure blue waters. The resort centre is well equipped and a great place to buy a drink, grab some lunch or even fill your suitcase with bargains you picked up at the seaside boutiques. Accommodation is located away from the resort centre, meaning families with young children won’t be worried about noise from the nightlife provided.