Xi Beach at Mantzavinata

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Xi beach is definitely one of the most famous beaches in Kefalonia characterized by its white rocky hills that surround the beach and the reddish brown sand. It is a long drive from Argostoli about 40km and 10 km from Lixouri. The beach took its name from the cove that has the shape of the letter X. The beach is quite well- organized with straw umrellas and sunbeds. Right on the beach is a nice bar serving cold drinks and snacks and a watersports center for the most adventurous types. The shallow waters and the gentle waves create the ideal environment for the children. Around the area one will find many taverns, rooms to rent and small shops. A number of hotels are also available for your stay. The beach is easily accessed by car or public buses from Lixouri and Argostoli.

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Argostoli Harbor

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Port

Harbor Argostolíou is on the SW coasts of the namesake bay. The coasts of the harbor are quayed for about 1,425 m NW of the stone bridge at the head of the gulf, which separates it from lagoon Koútavos, and have depths of less than 2.

Oceanis 41 Class

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  • Built 2013
  • Length 41.00 ft

Lixouriou Harbor

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Port

Harbor Lixouríou is on the W coasts of Argostolíou gulf, about 2.2 miles N of cape Ágios Geórgios.

Faros Argostoliou

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Light

It is one of the most important monuments of Kefalonia. It was built in 19th century and is 8 metres tall.

Lixouriou Marina

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Marina

A small harbor is located N of harbor Lixouríou, with a width of about 100 m. The small harbor is protected from waves caused by winds from between S and NE by a breakwater of natural boulders, 340 m in length, and by a curved windward breakwater, 200 m in length, which extends NE.

Lagoon 400 Economy

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  • Berths 10
  • Built 2011
  • Length 40.00 ft

Argostoli Marina has been built opposite the main harbor of Argostoli, south of the power station. Its entrance is open west and has a width of about 50 m.

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Kefalos Municipal Theater at Argostoli

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Modern Theater

The Municipal theater Kefalos of Kefalonia is located in Argostoli, between the main square and the famous street Plakostroto. It was built in 1857, while Kefalonia was under British rule and it was bombed in 1943 during World War II.

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Lithostroto Street at Argostoli

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Shopping Street

Lithostroto is at the heart of the town of Argostoli. It is basically the historical street which was destroyed from the earthquake of 1983 and rebuilt today, becoming the most commercial and secular street of town.

Makrys Gialos is a nice tourist resort that lies around a beautiful and crystalline bay. It is located 4 km south of Argostoli,the capital of Kefalonia.

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Platis Yialos is located right next to Makris Gialos and is quite known for its unspoiled beauty. It consists of white sand and crystalline waters.

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Platia Ammos is a secluded beach located 30 km west of Argostoli, the main town of Kefalonia. This beach amazes every visitor with its natural beauty, which landscape is quite similar to this of Myrtos and Petani but far more unspoilt and peaceful.

Vatsa is actually the beach everyone is looking for but very few are able to find! This is a sort of a local legend. It's an untouched, almost primitive landscape, mostly accessible by sea, while lunch in the only local tavern -owned by a somewhat peculiar man- will certainly be the highlight of your vacations.

Lagadakia is a small bay located 40 km west of Argostoli, the capital of Kefalonia. It is known for its grey pebbles in all shapes and sizes.

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Megas Lakos, this delightful beach is located 35 km from Argostoli, the lovely town of Kefalonia. The beach is noticeably different and distinguishes for its red soft sand and the shallow waters that make a unique combination for the summer holidays.

Lepeda Beach

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Beach

One of the most impressive and beautiful beaches of Kefalonia is Lepeda, unique for its red and orange waters. The beach stretches for 100 meters south of Lixouri and 33 km west of Argostoli, the capital of kefalonia.

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