|Top holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£97|
|Family holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£100|
|Budget holiday (Flight+Hotel)||£86|
Situated on the south west side of the island of Kos, Kefalos is located on top of a hill, overlooking the historical Old Town and adjacent to the windmill of Papacasilis. True to Grecian tradition, the resort remains authentic with its white stone houses and winding, narrow alleyways.
Sitting between the mainland islands of Greece and Turkey, Kefalos is a small town positioned on the south-west side of the island of Kos. The Mediterranean climate is best enjoyed during the months of June through August, making Kefalos an ideal destination for a summer getaway. Flights from the UK are typically four hours long, and the Grecian time zone is two hours ahead of Greenwich Mean time (GMT +2).
The quaint town of Kefalos offers a relaxing seaside atmosphere. Holiday-makers will find that the Agios Nikolas monastery, located on a nearby islet, is within swimming distance of the Kefalos shoreline. The monastery is an ideal stop for those looking for a quick historical break from the sun and sea. Visitors can explore the maze of cobbled streets beside the white stone buildings in Kefalos and unwind in this picturesque scenery, a perfect location for a holiday with the kids.
Close to the beach, visitors will find many restaurants and taverns serving local food as well as international cuisine. For those looking to spice up their Kefalos holidays, several cafes and bars feature live music and serve drinks until late, and even more nightlife can be found in the larger towns of Kardamena and Kos.
Holidaymakers may also enjoy wind-surfing and jet-skiing in Kefalos, with many of the watersport centres in town. In addition, boat trips out to the volcanic island of Nisryos or Rhodes are highly recommended. With aspects of adventure and relaxation, Kefalos holidays are ideal for holiday-makers looking for a sunny getaway.