Kefalonia Petani beach

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Petani Kefalonia: Petani is a magnificent beach located in a distance of 35 km west of Argostoli, the capital of Kefalonia, in the beautiful peninsula of Paliki. It consists of blue crystal waters and a stunning landscape of huge verdant cliffs that reach the blue sea. The water deepens right away and there are usually big waves in Petani.

The beach is covered mostly with sand and some pebbles scattered along the shore. Close to the beach are a couple of taverns that will draw your attention. The beach is partly organized with umbrellas and sundecks. There is also a shower and toilet facilities some steps from the beach. There is parking space for a few cars only. In close distance are some beautiful villages and monasteries worth visiting.

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Featuring a swimming pool, Niforos is a family-owned collection of apartments, not far from the beach of Petani. The magnificent location of Niforos ensures that you will have an excellent sea view and a swimming pool is available in its outdoor area. In each apartment, you will find a kitchen.


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1 Review
  • Angelique-Lori 06 May 2008
    Fantastic colors
    What a beach! I was there in june 2007 and i will come back to swim there in 2008 again :-) Kefalonia has so beautiful beaches. One of these beaches is Petani. Green hills arround and also some rocks. Crystal clear blue water - thats paradise! Look in my Kefalonia photos, there you will find a view :-)