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Alternative tourism in Cephalonia

Post date: 2016-03-31

Kefalonia is an island of opportunities and offers a lot of options: water sports, sailing, horse riding, hiking and other activities.

One thing is definitely sure: you will not get bored :)

Water sports in Kefalonia

The rich and of great variety beaches of Cephalonia, as well as, the generally good weather conditions are ideal for water sports enthusiasts. Apart from swimming in the clear blue of the Ionian Sea, the opportunity is offered to visitors for diving, sailing, windsurfing, sea kayak, water ski, jet-ski and yachts rides.

Horse Riding in Kefalonia

The horse riding appeals to those who like to take walks in nature with trained horses. In horse riding centers there are people who will teach everything related to horses and this noble sport. Already in Cephalonia, this activity is offered in special ‘farms’ and there are clear prospects for further development of this kind of tourism. There are horse riding opportunities offered in the area Enos, Lixouri, Sami, Omala and Lourdata.

Other types of sport tourism in Kefalonia

The mountain biking, paragliding, rowing, sailing, observation of wild animals and birds are some of these activities that people who want to practice their favorite sport or hobby can participate in.

Scuba Diving in Kefalonia

Enjoy the crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea and live an unforgettable diving experience. In the area of St. Euphemia, the experienced diving school will help all those who are interested to explore the seabed.

Walking trails in Kefalonia

Walking through the old paths among old mansions, monasteries and wildlife, you will discover a different Cephalonia, the island of history and adventure.

Sailing in Kefalonia

You and your friends can rent a sailboat and travel to, inaccessible from the road, beaches, see unique beauties of Cephalonia and make on the same day visits to nearby islands such as Zakynthos, Ithaca and Lefkada.

Rent a car, motorbike or bicycle in Kefalonia

Services are provided by many rental companies; please consult the reception of the hotel.

Sport centers with tennis, swimming pool, fitness centers, both public and private, can be found on the island to get your time!

More options and information

The hotels, the rooms and apartments are in a position to supply visitors with complete guides to all the activities above-mentioned.

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