Mount Ainos

Mount Ainos

The highest mountain on Kefalonia dominates the skyline in the south and west of the island. The area around it has been declared a national park, rich in wildlife, with dense fir forests. The easiest way to reach the summit is to drive to the transmitter station, then take a half-hour walk up the dirt track and steps. Although it’s not usually accessible July through to September.
Lourdas Beach

Lourdas Beach

Lourdas, Kefalonia

This chilled beach is set in a sheltered bay, against the stunning backdrop of Mount Aenos and thick, green vegetation with waterfalls. The Blue Flag beach is well organised, with sun loungers on the sand and...

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Sea kayaking

Sea kayaking

Lourdas, Kefalonia

Sea kayaking is perfect if you’re up for a bit of adventure. For around 65 Euros, you can have a whole day in your paddleboat, with all equipment, tuition and lunch provided. The seven-mile route to the village...

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Motorboat hire

Motorboat hire

Lourdas, Kefalonia

Hire a motorboat from the Escape Club on Lourdas beach to open up a whole world of secluded coves and tranquil blue spots. Ask at the hire office for directions and suggestions, not to mention secrets – you may...

4.3 Km to Mount Ainos - Map