Kefalonia is one of the greenest islands in Greece and is rich with myths, legends and historical sites. Breathtakingly beautiful and very atmospheric, this destination offers a fantastic holiday for those wishing to kick back and relax, and for those who wish to explore the sleepy villages and panoramic views. Though definitely not classed as a party island, Kefalonia still brings nights out that are full of energy and entertainment.
Kefalonia became even more popular after it was used as the location for Captain Corelli’s Mandolin. After you spend some time taking in all the scenery, you will understand why it was selected. The two most popular resorts in Kefalonia are Skala, Lourdas and Lassi all benefiting from a great range of bars, restaurants and of course, stunning beaches.
The best time to travel to Kefalonia are during June, July and August where the temperature ranges from 23°C to 26°C. Depending on where you are flying from, flights take approximately 3 hours and 40 minutes.