Fiskardo, an old fishing village whose houses remained untouched by the earthquake of 1953, today is one of the most famous tourist resorts of Greece. It has an excellent tourist infrastructure with restaurants, cafe and bars as well as sheltered harbor that hosts yacht.
Famous for its traditional architecture and for the cosmopolitan port. Home of Nikos Kavadias poet of the sea. Its name comes from the Crusader Robert Guiscard and is the only village on the island that maintains its traditional architecture and has been declared a protected settlement.
In Fiskardo you will also see moored the celebrities' luxury yachts (both Greek and international celebrity jet set) that visit the island. And it is natural as Fiskardo has gained an international reputation and many people visit the island specifically to see this picturesque harbor.
A walk in village will fill you with unique images of the aristocratic Kefalonia, you will not find anywhere else on the island. The preserved old mansions of the 18th century with small balconies, narrow streets, dozens of tourist shops, fish taverns and cafes that operate around the harbor create images pulled out from painting.
Fiskardo surprises - pleasantly - since visitors, anytime you choose to walk the narrow streets or sit and enjoy the magnificent views, the colors and the atmosphere is unique. In the morning, bright and shiny sparkles under the sunlight. Crowds come and go, shout, laugh, live intensely every moment. At night the moonlight spreads over the harbor. A romantic walk in the picturesque harbor is enough to drive away the tensions of the day.Dine in the coastal taverns or have a drink while enjoying the magnificent views of the Ionian and let your eyes reach Ithaca ... During your stay in Fiskardo you will swim at the beaches Emplisi, Dafnoudi and Foki that combine natural beauty and clean water.