Start planning your cruise and book your excursions in Cephalonia
Discover the jewel of the Ionian Sea — the Greek island of Cephalonia, an MSC Mediterranean Cruises destination. Explore awe-inspiring caves, wander sandy coves, or take a dip in its turquoise waters.
Here, colourful port villages cluster around scenic harbours and dazzling beaches. This natural paradise is home to an abundance of fauna including turtles, pine martens, and seals.
MSC Cruises excursions offer plenty of exciting things to see including:
• The Spectacular Melissani Cave
• Fiscardo and Assos
• Drogarati Caves and St. Efimia Village
Explore Melissani Cave on an MSC Cruises excursion, a perfect day out for nature buffs. This environmental wonder is just a short distance from the capital Argostoli and is surrounded by beautiful forest. Inside the cave, discover two magnificent halls, crystal clear water, and an islet in the middle. Marvel skyward at a massive opening through which bright daylight glistens. Afterwards, relax at a wine tasting session in Robola before visiting the charming harbour village of Sami. Then, take photos at the pristine Myrtos beach, with its white sands and majestic mountains.
Relax on a leisurely MSC Cruises excursion, starting with a scenic drive around gorgeous Cephalonia. Learn about the island’s endangered population of loggerhead turtles and their beachside nesting grounds. Soak up some sun on magical Myrtos Beach before journeying to Assos, a fishing village characterised by its gelati-hued houses. End the tour in fabulous Fiscardo, a soothing seaside town.
Take an MSC Cruises excursion to one of the world’s most unforgettable geological locations, the epic Drogarati Cave. Formed over 100 million years ago, this natural wonder is a stalactite and stalagmite haven! Visit a remarkable cavern called the 'Apotheosis Chamber' known for its otherworldly acoustics. Then, continue the tour at Agia Efimia, a village popular with the yachting fraternity. Finish the day at St. George’s Castle, above pretty Peratata Village. Then, enjoy a scenic coach drive along the Ionian coast, back to Argostoli.