The Greek Islands
Is the Largest from
the Ionian Islands . The landscape consists of peninsulas small gulfs
and sandy beaches. The island is accessible by air from Athens with
regular flights and by sea with regular ferry schedule from Patras.
- Argostoli: The capital of the island,
where you can see Katavothres which is a rare geological phenomenon
where the sea enters big holes in the earth and then disappears.
The Cave of St. Gerassimos (Patron of the island).
- The Venetian
castle which was built the 16 th Century A.C.
- The cave of Mellissani
which is extended for 3, 5 kms in the sea.
- The Temple of Apollo
built 15 th century B.C.
- Poros - Arrival port
for the ferries from Kyllini.
- Sami - second largest
city in the island, where Melissani cave is located, the Roman baths,
and the remains of the Ancient city.
- Skala nice village where the ruins of the Apollo
temple can be seen.
- The village of Fiskardo - the church of Panagia
Platinera (Virgin Mary).
- The city of Lixouri .
- The villages of Agia Efminia,
Assos, Vlahata and Lourdata.
- Swimming Places: Platis and Makris
Yalos, Tourkopodaro, Agia Kyriaki, Lourdata, Avithos, Myrtos, Adissamos
How to arrive
- By boat: Departing
Patras duration 4 hrs arriving at the port of Sami .
Kyllini duration 2 hrs arrival at the port of Poros .
- By Air: Departing Athens
, duration 50 minutes