This famous beach is the “trademark” of Kefalonia
One of the most well known attractions of Kefalonia
The sandy beach of Atheras in Kefalonia
Argostoli is the capital of Kefalonia prefecture and the biggest town of the island. It is located in the south side of Kefalonia, in the homonymous bay. The town of Argostoli is built amphitheatrically overlooking the lagoon of Koutavos. It constitutes the trade and administrative center of Kefalonia, with attractive classical buildings and significant historical and cultural tradition. The port of Argostoli is one of the safest and easy to anchor ports and the biggest one of the island.
The heart of the town beats around the central square and between Lithostroto and Siteboron Street. Lithostroto is the main shopping street of Argostoli with many shops, restaurants and cafes. Here you can find the Church of Saint Spyridonas and the rebuild historical clock of Campanas Square.
The area of Argostoli has many attractions that are worth to see. Some of the most important are the Archeological Museum, Korgialenios Library, the Court, the Theater of Argostoli “Kefalos” and many other classical buildings. Also, you will find the historical Bridge Devosetou, the green Garden of Napier and you can enjoy a walk along the great Rizospaston Avenue.
The cosmopolitan town of Argostoli is an ideal place for accommodation. There are many modern hotels and apartments that can cover your current needs and offer you a pleasant stay. Your holidays in the lovely area of Argostoli will be unforgettable.