If you’re looking for unspoilt scenery, then you should visit the southern tip of Kefalonia. Holidays to Skala are ideal for relaxing, indulging in fantastic food and exploring. This former fishing village has transformed into a contemporary seaside town, brimming with bustling tavernas and restaurants leading up to a 3km stretch of golden sand. Skala also makes a great base for exploring Kefalonia, with a wealth of sights to see nearby; you won’t want to miss the Temple of Apollo and the Drogarati Cave. The rolling countryside is ready and waiting to be explored.
Things to do
If you want to top up your tan, then summer holidays to Skala Kefalonia are in order. Make the most of Kefalonia’s gorgeous Mediterranean climate over on Skala Beach; it’s a long sweep of soft sand with a superb water sports centre. You could also take the short trip over to Sami to experience Antisamos Beach’s famous good looks, if you want a change of scenery. While you’re there, try a tour of the breath-taking Drogarati Cave? This ancient natural formation is one of Kefalonia’s most impressive attractions. After your daytrip, you’ll be ready for a bite to eat; the waterfront is the place to go to tuck into the catch of the day.
June is a popular month for warm sunshine and less crowded beaches.
Kefalonia International Airport (EFL).