Highlights of Cephalonia and Wine
Highlights of Cephalonia and WineDepart the port of Argostoli and begin your day of discovery and exploration. Take in the panoramic scenery as you make your...
DescriptionHighlights of Cephalonia and WineDepart the port of Argostoli and begin your day of discovery and exploration. Take in the panoramic scenery as you make your way past charming villages to the slopes of Mount Airos and the Robola Winery where you will taste the area's indigenous wine including an exquisite white varietal with lemony tones.From there you will continue down to the Old Monastery of Saint Gerasimos to explore the monastery and the crypt of the Saint (optional) hidden in the basement. Venerable Saint Gerasimos of Kefalonia is the patron saint of the island of Kefalonia. The Monastery is a sacred place for every citizen of Kefalonia where the relics of the Saint are kept in a glass case which is placed above his tomb.Take a short ride to the Cave of Drogarati where you will take a steep, descending corridor into the cave and be greeted by 2-million-year-old stalagmites, stalactites, and other colorful formations. This cave lies 60 meters below the surface and its ideal acoustics makes it a popular venue for concerts.Conclude your time in Cephalonia with a stop atop Mount Aires for breathtaking views and panoramic photos before your return trip back to port.This half-day tour is the perfect introduction to beautiful Cephalonia, don't miss out and book today.
Cruise Ship Pier
Preparation AdviceWe recommend wearing comfortable clothing and sensible, flat-soled walking shoes. A hat, sunglasses and sun screen are also suggested.