This famous beach is the “trademark” of Kefalonia
One of the most well known attractions of Kefalonia
The sandy beach of Atheras in Kefalonia
The beach of Avithos is located close to the picturesque village of Kaligata, in the municipality of Livathos, and in a distance of 10 km from Argostoli. It is one of the most impressive and beautiful beaches of Kefalonia, with golden sand and crystal clear waters. It is divided in two parts by an imposing large rock and has a wonderful view to the small island of Dias. The beach has been awarded many times with a "Blue Flag" for the purity of its waters.
The route to the beach is too easy through the village of Kaligata and Svoronata. The area is surrounded by green gardens, orchards and olive groves. The beach is well organized with sun beds, umbrellas, showers, canteen and lifeguard. It is an ideal place for swimming and sunbathing. Also it is located in a short distance from the cosmopolitan beaches of Makris and Platis Gialos, in the area of Lassi.
Near the beach of Avithos you can find many options for accommodation and entertainment. There are modern hotels, rooms and apartments. Nearby you will find cafes, shops, taverns and restaurants to enjoy fresh fish and the traditional cuisine. The beach of Avithos is an ideal destination for relaxing holidays and a convenient base for exploring the beauties of Kefalonia.