Island Highlights Sightseeing Tour in Kefalonia

Organized by Avalon Travel

Activity Snapshot

Fitness level: Everybody welcome
Duration: 6 hrs
Spoken languages: Italian, Spanish, German, English
Cancellation policy: super flexible More info
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Activity description

Discover the breathtaking landscapes and charming villages of Kefalonia on this 6-hour sightseeing tour! Welcoming travellers of all ages.

The island of Kefalonia, which is also referred to as Cephalonia, is located off the western coast of mainland Greece in the Ionian Sea. Famed for its stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, rugged cliffs, and lush landscapes, Kefalonia is a popular destination for outdoor adventure enthusiasts and those seeking total relaxation. Why not have the best of both worlds and explore the delights of this beautiful island by taking a fun-filled sightseeing tour in Kefalonia?

Your sightseeing tour in Kefalonia adventure begins after being picked up from your accommodations (please specify when booking). Then, you and your group (a maximum of 100 people) will depart for the 40-minute scenic transfer to the first stop of the day, Saint Gerasimos Monastery (also known as Monastery of Agios Gerasimos). Upon arrival, you'll be greeted by your knowledgeable guide and will have the chance to visit this iconic building that was built in the 16th century. 

Next, you'll stop at the Vasilakis Culture Boutique, where you'll sample the local products of Kefalonia including wine, olive oil, honey, etc. Your sightseeing tour in Kefalonia continues to the renowned Drogarati Cave with its unique stalactite and stalagmite formations and subterranean tunnels. Then, you'll board a rowboat and experience the breathtaking turquoise waters of Melissani Lake with its magical caves. Don't forget your camera! Your journey in Kefalonia continues to the charming village of Agia Efimia, where you'll disembark for a 45-minute stop. Take a leisurely stroll by the lovely harbour or sample delicious and authentic Greek cuisine at one of the local restaurants (not included in the ticket price). 

The last stop on this sightseeing tour in Kefalonia is at the stunning Myrtos Beach. You'll be taken to a viewpoint to take in the incredible panorama of turquoise waters, the perfect photo opportunity. At the end of the day, you'll board the return 50-minute transfer back to your accommodations with lifelong memories of your sightseeing tour in Kefalonia!

Immerse yourself in Greek culture and the delights of the Ionian Sea on this unique sightseeing tour in Kefalonia. Book your next adventure today! 

Course of events

- Pick-up from your accommodations in Kefalonia 

- The adventure begins! 

- Transfer to the St. Gerasimos  (40 minutes)

- St. Gerasimos Monastery visit

- Transfer to Vasilakis Culture Boutique

- Vasilakis Culture Boutique visit

- Transfer to Drogarati Cav- Drogarati Cave visit

- Transfer to Melissani Lake 

- Melissani Lake stop (60-80 minutes)

- Transfer to Agia Efimia 

- Agia Efimia Village visit (45 minutes)

- Transfer to the Myrtos viewpoint 

- Myrtos photo stop

- Return transfer back to your accommodations in Kefalonia (60 minutes) 

Activity requirements

Please be advised that the monastery does have a dress code and those wishing to visit must dress conservatively. 

In addition, although this excursion is not wheelchair accessible, it can accommodate walkers. 

A minimum of 2 participants is required to run this tour. 

Special terms

* Please note that the listed starting time for this excursion is when pick-up at several locations commences. 

In addition, please indicate your accommodations when booking.

For the duration of this sightseeing tour, it is possible to store your luggage, please confirm with the provider directly. 

  • Guide
  • Hotel Transfers
  • Entrance fees
  • Local product tasting (wine, olive oil, honey, etc.)
  • Meal
Do not forget to bring
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Comfortable footwear
  • Camera
  • Water
  • Snacks
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Meeting point
Hotel pick-up and drop-off are included, please specify when booking Get directions

Cancellation policy

Cancellation 24 hours or more prior to the agreed activity date
You will be automatically refunded for the full amount for the activity
24 hrs
Cancellation 24 hours or later prior to the agreed activity date
No refund will be possible
Weather Guarantee
Regardless of the date, if the activity is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule