Kefallinia, Greece History for tourism. Kefalonia Greece is the largest island of the Ionian Islands cluster and considered an ideal resort where you will have the chance to get acquainted with nature. Enigmatic caves, imposing sinkholes, sculptured rocks, verdant forests, and golden beaches, composing a magnificent and relaxing setting.Argostoli, the capital of the Kefalonia Greece, is a beautiful town that was destroyed by earthquakes and was re-built. Its spacious squares, large buildings, traditional architecture and hospitality of its inhabitants are what make it very attractive. Wandering around Kefalonia you will come across innumerable settlements of amazing natural beauty, exceptional traditional picturesqueness and spellbinding landscapes. Assos, one of the most scenic regions of the island, Lixouri, the renowned second largest town, Lourdata, a picturesque coastal resort, Poros, a tourist village and central port, Sami, the largest and most popular port of the island and above all Fiskardo, a traditional settlement of unique beauty that is the most frequented resort of the island of Kefalonia. Furthermore, Agia Afimia, Vlahata, Skala, Svoronata are worth visiting. You can travel to Kefalonia Greece from Patra Port and Kyllini Port by ferry boat, or by airplane from Athens Airport. You can also travel to Kefalonia Greece from Ithaki, Lefkada, Astakos and Zakynthos.