Kefalonia

Kefalonia is one of the most beautiful islands in Greece, dramatic, rugged and mountainous, is the largest and highest Ionian island, rising to 1627m (5338ft) at the summit of mount Enos.

Least spoiled environments, famous natural landscapes, with great sandy beaches and excellent hospitality services, Kefalonia is without doubt an earthly paradise!

Lassi Area
Lassi Area in Kefalonia
  • Excellent beaches – Safe for kids and with good facilities
  • Great selection of bars & restaurants
  • 20 min transfer from airport
  • Walking distance from Argostoli for a change of scene

Lassi is famous for the two most beautiful sandy beaches in kefalonia, Makris Gialos and Platis Gialos, renowned as being some of the best in all of Greece, with great facilities including watersports, sun beds and beach bars and some less crowded ones such as Gradakia, Mediterranne, Maistrato and Ames beach.

Lassi is perfectly located in the best place of Kefalonia, very closed to both airport and Argostoli, the island capital. It has plenty of tavernas and restaurants where you can taste special flavors, cafes and tourist shops of its own and in the evenings you may head into Argostoli, either on foot or by taxi.

Beaches:

Makris Gyalos – a long stretch of golden sand situated just outside Argostoli

Platis Gyalos – a well-organised beach with crystal clear waters.

Tourkopodaro Beach, Paliostafida Beach, and Fanari Beach – three small sandy beaches for those who prefer beach life on a smaller scale.

There are also many isolated, secluded sandy coves

Entertainment: café, tavernas, restaurants, bars

Activities: water-skiing, jet-skiing, speed boat rentals, wakeboarding, tube rides and more.

Other Activities: Diving, Fishing, watersports, horse riding, surfing, boat hire

Cycling: Lassi is a flat area and cycling of hiking is a very popular way to get around.

Popular Sights
Sights in Kefalonia
  • Holy Monastery of Kipouria
  • Enos National Park
  • Saint Gerasimos church
  • Antisamos Beach
  • Myrto Beach
  • Melissani lake and Drogarati cave