Kefalonia - an island of miracles and mysteries! Kefalonia is the largest island in the Ionian Sea, located between the islands of Zakynthos and Lefkada. The imposing, green, clean, lovely and idyllic - hard to find words to describe the impression produced by this island. He seemed to appear out of the sea, gradually growing up on the horizon. Mount Enos, towering at 1,628 meters above sea level, is the highest point of the archipelago. Winter Mountain Enos is covered with snow. Here you can admire unique black pines. Beautiful golden beaches, hundreds of isolated white sandy bays on the background of high mountains, fantastically shaped rocks, and endless countryside attract more people. Despite the increasing number of tourists on the island you can always find a place within a few days you will not find a soul.
an island of wonders and mysteries. Limestone rocks led to the formation of amazing caves and grottoes, some of which were the main attractions of Kefalonia. Once geologists interested in the phenomenon of the disappearing sea, where large quantities of sea water left on the ground and again penetrated into the earth fissures in the cave of Agia Theodore Lassie. As it turned out, the water flowed to the underground lake Melissani, passing 17 km and appearing on the other side of the island near the village of Karavomilos in Simi. This cave lake is famous for its turquoise waters, reaching such an effect due to the refraction of light in a large water column.
Not less interesting cave Drongorat, an impressive red stalactites and stalagmites, as well as excellent acoustics. Abbey of St. Geraniums, the patron saint of the island, the oldest abbey island Atros, churches and monasteries, built directly on the rocks - on this island there are many interesting places that are worth a visit!
Thanks to the good, its mild climate and clean Sea Island popular with tourists. Air, water temperature and weather Kefalonia allow you to spend your holidays from May to October.
Nature on the island Kefalonia:
Kefallinia country is very diverse, the west coast lined with charming beaches and bays south of the island, and vice versa like never blooming garden of flowers, hibiscus, oleander, and other heat-loving flowers pivoniek. We find here the mountains, covered with black spruce, as well as gardens, blooming all year in different colors. Interesting natural phenomenon on the rock Kounopetra colony, which is said to be moving, as well as a variety of caves and underground lakes.