Discover all the wonder and amazement of Kefalonia Island, a well-preserved, unspoiled paradise on this day trip . First stop at the Monastery of Saint Gerasimos, the patron saint of Kefalonia. Sacred place for every citizen of Kefalonia, many name Gerasimos their children as a tribute to the saint. Next to the monastery there is the Robola Winery Cooperative which currently comprises of 300 members/local farmers who export the famous Robola wine worldwide. Travel to Drogarati cave and observe the amazing stalactites and stalagmites that give this place the feel of cathedral.
The cave is more than 150 million years old and is well known for its spectacular acoustics. Next we will explore the cave of the nymphs the famous Melissani Lake. Enjoy a relaxing boat ride on the turquoise waters as the sun shines into the cave. We will visit the cosmopolitan village of Fiscardo, untouched after the great earthquake of 1953, retains the architecture and ambience of a time when the Venetians ruled Kefalonia.
Next stop Assos village, which gives the impression of being an island of its own. In the flowers filled square , under a plane tree , you will have the chance to taste the traditional Kefalonia cuisine in one of the oldest dining venue of the village. A stop over the dazzling Myrtos beach to take photos will be the highlight to end our tour.
Guests should be able to step in and out of a boat and walk unassisted in the caves. Those wishing to enter the monastery must dress conservatively; shorts are not permitted. Flash photography prohibited.
Hotel pick up – drop off / luxury Van with professional driver / Wine tasting
Entrance fee to Melissani Lake / Entrance fee to Drogarati Cave / Personal expenses / Coffee, snacks & drinks / Lunch