Kefalonia is known for its beautiful beaches, stunning landscapes, and crystal clear blue waters, which makes it, among other things, a popular destination for fishing trips.
There are several types of fishing available in Kefalonia, including deep-sea fishing, shore fishing, and fly fishing. You can experience traditional Greek fishing while traveling to remote beaches only accessible by boats, including magical beaches in Argostoli, Lixouri etc.
There are many options for Daily Traditional Greek Fishing Trips for Families and Small Groups of people, to Private Destinations in Kefalonia. Normally in these trips, you will be welcome with coffee and tea upon boarding the fishing boat. After leaving the port, you can help with the fishes caught from the nets that have been placed the night before. Then, you will be given the opportunity to learn the traditional and unique fishing techniques from a professional Greek fisherman.
As the trip continues, you will have the chance to explore the dazzling beaches that can only be accessed by private boats. Then, you will celebrate the trip with specially-prepared Greek traditional meals for lunch, using the catches of the day as the main course.
While you relax, the boat’s personnel will prepare your meal using their local ingredients, including olive oil, bread, vegetables, and (of course) the fresh fish, while at the same time experience the traditional homemade Kefalonian wines. After the meal, you will be offered traditional desserts and fruits, normally from family gardens.
There will also be plenty of time for you to sunbathe, swim, and explore the beautiful crystal clear waters of the Ionian Sea. Next, you will have the opportunity to learn the traditional and unique fishing techniques of a professional Greek fisherman. When you see the fish coming from the nets, you will feel satisfaction having also increased your understanding and awareness of a fisherman’s lifestyle.
There are many experienced guides and charters available in Kefalonia that can help you plan your fishing trip and provide you with all the necessary equipment. They can also offer advice on the best spots for fishing and the best time of year to visit for the type of fishing you’re interested in.
In addition to fishing, Kefalonia also offers other activities and attractions, including cycling (i.e. Kefalonia has some of the best cycling routes in Greece), hiking, swimming, snorkeling, and exploring the island’s rich history and culture. Whether you’re a seasoned fisherman or a beginner, a fishing trip in Kefalonia is sure to be a memorable and enjoyable experience.