With beautiful views across the water to the Albanian mountains, the Kassiopi Coves are the stuff dreams are made of. This magical, rocky coastline is home to almost endless coves, beaches and snorkelling areas. Kassiopi has a traditional fishing background and the town is still as beautiful and charming as ever. Just a couple of minutes’ walk will take you to any cove or beach you like, ready and waiting for you to kick off your shoes and really start your holiday.
Pretty coves and breathtaking water
These coves are overlooked by impressive rocky outcrops and you might even see the classic olive trees growing on the clifftops. The turquoise water is so clear that you’ll want to take a dip every day, so just drop your towel on the beach and jump right in!
With so many to choose from, the Kassiopi coves are great places for romantic couples or fun-loving families. Kids will love the exciting rock pools and the safe beaches, while parents can kick back in the sun and eye up the local cafés.
Plenty of activities for everyone
There’s more to these enchanting coves than just beaches and paddling though, why not get out on the water? With kayaking, pedalos, boat trips and snorkelling, you can embrace the clear waters all day and never get bored. See sub-tropical fish and brightly coloured corals right below you!
How about viewing Kassiopi’s coastline from above? Not only are there short walks to the castle and cliffs overlooking the coves, there are also some stunning viewpoints that you just have to visit. For adventurous couples, exploring the Kassiopi coves could well mean you’ll find your own with not a single person in sight. These romantic swimming coves are the ideal balance to the lively town and delicious local restaurants.
History and landscape side by side
If you love a holiday where culture meets beach life, you’re going to be in heaven in Kassiopi. With a Byzantine castle standing over the town, your beach days in the coves will be surrounded by unforgettable history and culture.
A few steps from many of Kassiopi’s coves are traditional restaurants with local foods, traditional dishes, and kid-friendly snacks. Pick up all your postcards and souvenirs from the boutiques and shops in town and relax into the wonderful warm, sunny weather that this island is known for.