This famous beach is the “trademark” of Kefalonia
One of the most well known attractions of Kefalonia
The sandy beach of Atheras in Kefalonia
Makris Gialos is a cosmopolitan beach in the village of Lassi, in a distance of 2 km from Argostoli. Due to its length has been named Makris Gialos which means “long beach”. It is sandy, with crystal clear waters and no sign of cliffs or pebbles.
The famous beach of Platis Gialos is one of the main points of tourism attraction. It is a very well organized beach in Kefalonia. You can find all you need to enjoy your stay and your swim. It has beach bar, restaurant, sun beds, water sports and lifeguard.
The natural extension of Makris Gialos is Platis Gialos, by which is separated with some cliffs. The access from the one beach to the other is very easy. The view is unbelievable and you can enjoy the deep blue sea of the beach “Tourkopodaro” and the Ionian Sea. Makris Gialos is awarded every year with a Blue Flag for its clean waters.
During the summer months welcomes many visitors from the entire world just because it is located in the tourist resort of Lassi and very close to Argostoli, the capital of Kefalonia. It is one of the most beautiful and crowded beaches of Kefalonia and you should definitely visit.