Sami is one of the most popular tourist resorts in Kefalonia with natural beauties that satisfy all demands, and especially the lovers of nature. It lies at the eastern part of Kefalonia, 22 km form Argostoli. Sami has a significant harbor that connects the island with Patra and Italy. In Sami you will have the chance to visit magnificent Caves. The biggest and most impressive of all is Drogarati Cave, of 60 m length. The Cave and Lake of Melissani is the most famous in Kefalonia, which offers a breathtaking sight to those taking a tour around it by boat. The region of Sami became famous all around the world during the last years, as it was selected for the filming of the Hollywood production "Captain Corelliʼs Mandolin". The picturesque locations of the surrounding area captured everyoneʼs hearts. The beaches of Sami satisfy all preferences. Sandy or pebbled shores, they all offer the chance to enjoy the sun and your favorite water sport.
Agia Efimia is a beautiful seaside village, 31 km from Argostoli. It is the base of the Municipality of Pilaros and impresses visitors with its natural beauties. Today, Agia Efimia has become a popular resort with wide roads and all the comforts for a pleasant stay. The village was named after the homonym church located at the regionʼs port. During summer season many yachts and sail boats anchor in Agia Efimia. The lovers of diving will find a real paradise here. There is a diving center where you can rent the proper equipment in order to enjoy the bottom of the sea and its beauties.