A beautiful horse-shoe bay near Sami and only about 20 minutes from Agia Efimia. Water sports, a couple of tavernas and lively beach bar. Plenty of parking too.
Paradise Beach Agia Efimia
One of the many beaches/coves in Agia Efimia. Crystal clear sparkling sea, traditional 'Paradise Taverna' above the beach, an enviable spot for a cool drink, lunch or dinner.
Probably the most photographed beach in Kefalonia. The world famous Myrtos Beach in the Pylaros Valley and only 10-15 minutes drive from Agia Efimia.
This is the main beach situated right in the centre of the village. Supermarkets, plenty of local tavernas, cafe-bars and coffee shops close-by.
Makris Yialos Beach, Kefalonia
A tourist resort beach with plenty of beach furniture to hire and a large beach bar situated about 4km from the capital of Kefalonia in the holiday resort of Lassi.
Ammes Beach, Kefalonia, Greece
Situated in the south west of the island, not far from the capital, Argostoli, Ammes Beach is a sandy beach with some large rocks and is approximately 100m long.
At the northernmost tip of Kefalonia is this hidden 'romantic' beach - a haven for the monk seals. The beach is accessed on foot through the cypress forest.
On the west coast about a half hour drive from Agia Efimia. A pretty village with a pebbly beach and a few good tavernas. Also the ruins of a 16th century Venetian castle.
Located on the western side of the island on the Paliki Peninsula, Petani is a magnificent beach, similar to Myrtos Beach, but there are also a couple of tavernas there.
The Paliki peninsula is home to the charming village of Atheras. Enjoy the stunning drive down to the bay (Porto Atheras) with it's soft sand and a taverna.
The Xi Beach
The Paliki peninsula is also home to Xi beach - a beach of soft red sand. The waters here are calm, the beach is well organised with loungers and brollies and a restaurant.
Agia Ierousalim Beach, Kefalonia
This is one of the local 'secrets' and is found about 25 minutes drive from Fiscardo. A sandy beach and small taverna - the setting is excellent. Alaties beach is close by.
Foki Beach, Kefalonia
The pretty Foki Beach is located about a 20 minute stroll from Fiscardo harbour. It is easily accessible on foot and there is a small taverna across the road.
Lourdata (Lourdas) Beach
Located on the southwest coast and only a few miles from the airport. A smooth pebble beach with great views of Mount Ainos and calm waters ideal for swimming.
Mounda Beach, 3km from Skala at the southern tip of Kefalonia is an area of environmental importance as the nesting place for the caretta caretta (loggerhead) turtles.
A huge white shingle and golden sand beach located at the south of the island. The area is well organised with facilities and boat trips which can be booked from the beach.