Assos: A Hidden Gem on the Greek Island of Kefalonia
Assos is a small village located on the northwest coast of the Greek island of Kefalonia. Known for its charming traditional architecture and laid-back atmosphere, it offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Whether you’re looking for a peaceful, laid-back vacation spot or an opportunity to explore the Mediterranean beauty, Assos is the perfect place to visit.
The Charm of Assos
The village is built around a small harbour, where you can watch the fishing boats coming and going. The main street is lined with white-washed houses, tavernas, and cafes. Assos is a great place to take in traditional architecture and Mediterranean beauty.
One of the main attractions in Assos is the Venetian fortress, which dates back to the 16th century. The fortress is built on a hilltop overlooking the village and offers panoramic views of the surrounding area. Visitors can explore the fortress and learn about its history.
Beaches and Hiking
Another popular activity in Assos is swimming and sunbathing at the nearby beaches. The village is surrounded by crystal-clear waters and sandy beaches, perfect for relaxing and soaking up the Mediterranean sun. Assos is also a great place to go hiking. The surrounding mountains are home to a network of trails that offer breathtaking views of the sea and the island. The most popular trail is the one that leads to the nearby village of Fiskardo, which is another charming traditional village on the island.
If you’re looking for a peaceful, laid-back vacation spot on the beautiful island of Kefalonia, Assos is the perfect place to visit. With its charming traditional architecture, stunning views, and laid-back atmosphere, Assos is sure to leave a lasting impression on all who visit.
Stay in Amari Villa for the Ultimate Kefalonia Experience
When it comes to finding the perfect place to stay on the Greek island of Kefalonia, look no further than Amari Villa. This luxurious villa offers everything you need for a comfortable and unforgettable stay. From the stunning sea views to the spacious and tastefully decorated interiors, Amari Villa is the perfect base for exploring all that Kefalonia has to offer.
The villa boasts of a private pool, BBQ area, and a fully equipped kitchen making it a perfect place to relax and entertain. The location of the villa is also ideal, with easy access to the village of Assos and nearby beaches, as well as the many hiking trails in the surrounding mountains.
Book your stay at Amari Villa today and experience the ultimate Kefalonia vacation. With its luxurious amenities, breathtaking views and prime location, you won’t find a better place to call home while exploring the island.