©

Cephalonia trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Cephalonia

Trip Planner Europe  /  Greece  /  Ionian Islands  /  Cephalonia
Famous for its pristine natural scenery, Cephalonia boasts a string of clean and friendly towns packed with traditional taverns, trendy coffeehouses, and family-run inns. A place of rugged cliffs and lush forests, the island features a coastline of golden beaches, lapped by the azure waters of the Ionian Sea. Home to less than 40,000 permanent residents, Cephalonia clings to its relaxed way of life, seemingly unfazed by mass tourism. A devastating earthquake destroyed much of the island's old architecture in 1953, leveling all but two of its major towns. Today, in addition to modern port towns and quaint villages, you can also explore a tranquil countryside rich in lush vineyards and remote monasteries. Add Cephalonia and other Greece destinations to your travel plans using our Greece trip itinerary builder site .
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Cephalonia

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Cephalonia

The southeastern coastline of Cephalonia boasts arguably the island's finest accommodations, including private villas and boutique hotels a stone's throw from quiet beaches and good restaurants. Alternatively, explore the family-run establishments on the island's northern tip to stay close to ancient sites and verdant natural areas rarely frequented by most tourists. Travelers on a tight budget can opt for the campgrounds near the island capital of Argostolion, which offer access to laundry services and cooking facilities a short drive from the city's shops and outdoor markets.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to Cephalonia

37 days in Greece BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 39 days in Greece BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Greece BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Greece BY A USER FROM CANADA July, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Cephalonia BY A USER FROM EGYPT October, culture, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Cephalonia BY A USER FROM EGYPT October, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in Greece BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Greece BY A USER FROM LEBANON October, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Cephalonia & Corfu BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Cephalonia BY A USER FROM GREECE October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Greece BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: May, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Lassi BY A USER FROM GREECE October, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans