Myrtos Beach in Kefalonia, voted the most beautiful beach in Greece. Visited by thousands each year, it makes for a wonderful relaxing day.
Located in the region of Pylaros, in the north-west of Kefalonia island, in the Ionian Sea of Greece. The beach lies between the feet of two mountains, Agia Dynati and Kalon Oros.
Myrtos has been described as “one of the most dramatic beaches in Greece”, with its “mile-and-a-half long arc of dazzling white pebbles.
The beach has been voted 12 times the best Greek beach while it regularly features in best beaches lists.
It was used as the location for the mine explosion episode in the film Captain Corelli’s Mandolin.
This is a beautiful beach that you will not want to miss a trip to.
This beautiful beach is located 29km north of Argostoli.
A steep, winding road, about 2km in length and with hairpin turns, leads down to the beach from the village of Divarata. Be careful on approach.
If you are looking for accommodation close to the beach, Myrtos Cottages located in Divarata are the perfect choice.
This beautiful beach is located 36km from Kefalonia International Airport.