When in the town of Kefalonia, don’t miss the chance to stroll for hours in the promenade, tan on nearby beaches, and visit a Sea Turtle Park.

Attractions & Things to Do in Argostoli

Bell Square


Historical trademark of the Venetian era, named after the bell which was hosted in its clock tower.

km 0

Korgialenio Historic & Cultural Museum

Founded in 1963 presents the latter history from the Venetian Era (1500 AD) to the 1953 earthquakes.

↖ NW
< 1km

Archaeological Museum of Argostoli, Kefalonia

Housed in the current building from 1957 it remains closed since 2014 due to the earthquake damages.

↖ NW
< 1km

Port of Argostoli, Kefalonia

It offers frequent connection to Lixouri, while it is a starting point for numerous day-trip excursions during the summer season.

↑ N
≈ 1.1km

Cruise Ship Terminal Argostoli, Kefalonia

A contemporary pier located by Argostoli town, that facilitates the approach of cruise ships and assists the passenger disembarkation.

↑ N
≈ 2km

Lixouri, Kefalonia

The second-largest town characterized as the intellectual and artistic capital of the island and keeps a historical rivalry against Argostoli.

↖ NW
≈ 7.5km

Kefalonia International Airport

«Anna Pollatou»

Named after the awarded gymnast & Olympic medalist, it hosts the year-round domestic flight to Athens and many seasonal international flights.

↓ S
≈ 8.5km


This Ionian Sea island is best-known for its marvelous beaches, seaside promenades, delicious food, and trekking tracks with mind-blowing views.

↗ NE
≈ 16km

Melissani Lake Cave, Sami

World-famous lake cave discovered in 1951 that stands for the turquoise color created by the sunlight entering by an open hole in the roof.

↗ NE
≈ 20.8km

Mount Ainos National Park, Kefalonia

The highest mountain in the Ionian declared as a National Park due to the unique forest of local fir.

→ E
≈ 21.4km

Port of Sami, Kefalonia

Main island port that hosts tourist boats, offers day-excursions, & hosts routes to Patra, Astakos, Ithaki & Italy (only in summer).

↗ NE
≈ 23.1km

Myrtos Beach, Kefalonia

The most prominent and award-winning beach of the island offers a spectacular sunset and is surrounded by cliffs that are 800 meters high.

↑ N
≈ 26.9km

Questions & Answers about Argostoli

Why Visit Argostoli?
  • Many facilities provide accommodation & entertainment choices.
  • Almost totally reconstructed after the devastating earthquake of 1953.
  • Busy & cosmopolitan with a nobility sense preserved via traditional architecture.