The South Coast

Ammes to Cape Mounda

  • Over 50 sandy beaches, many of them non accessible by road
  • Views of the forested slopes of Mount Ainos and the many colourful villages
  • Some sea cave complexes
  • Many rock gardens
  • Dias islet
  • Main nesting area of the loggerhead sea turtle (caretta-caretta)
  • Mostly remote

Photo Tour of Kefalonia

These little trees are the flowers of the agave cactus. The cactus only blossoms one and it dies. As an irony, the greek name for this plant is 'athanatos' which means immortal!