Location: Ionian Islands
Size: 786,6 km2
Accessibility: By plane and ferry from other Ionian Islands, Patras or Killini
Kefalonia is the largest of the Ionian Islands and one of the most famous sailing destinations in the Mediterranean. The island has always been prosperous and cosmopolitan thanks to its tradition of sailing and trading. Aside from its world-famous beaches like Myrtos, Kefalonia is graced with an unparalleled natural landscape that makes driving around the island an attraction on its own right. Mt Enos, aka “Black Mountain” dominates the mainland and has been a national park since 1962 and home to impressive flora and fauna. The lively capital of Argostoli, the sailor’s refuge of Fiscardo and the picture-perfect port of Assos are the main meeting points, while adventure seekers of will also be satisfied, choosing among all sorts of water sports available in this blue and green paradise.