Sami is a village of Kefalonia which is the largest of the Ionian Islands. The lovely village is a great choice for a breakaway because you?ll be near beaches and many interesting attractions. A holiday rental home in Sami will put you close to all the best that this area has to offer, and you?re sure to feel right at home.
The beaches in and near Sami provide the opportunity for all manner of water related activities. Enjoy swimming, boating, fishing, snorkelling and more. Of course, if you?ve come to Sami for the warm weather then you might be satisfied to spend your days lounging on the shore whilst soaking up the sun. Hiking and history tours are examples of other activities that are popular with visitors to the area. Be sure to sample the local food such as fresh seafood and delicious, locally made pastries.
Both in Sami and nearby you will find dozens of interesting places to visit. The ancient Acropolis is the spot where archaeologists have discovered and unearthed ancient walls, homes and other structures. If you want to see some of the items found here then you can visit the Archaeology Museum. Another nearby museum is the Historical and Folk Art Museum. The DeBosset Bridge, built in 1813, and the Monastery of Agrillion, built in the 1700s, are examples of important historic buildings. Cave systems, such as the Me Lissani Cave, are fun to explore. When you visit the Me Lissani Cave you will enter on foot and then board a small boat which takes you through the cave.
Very mild winters and warm, sunny summers are one the best reasons to choose Sami for you next holiday. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 6° and 10° C and the average highs are between 14° and 18° C. In the spring the average lows are 10° to 13° C and average highs are 19° to 23° C. During the summer, the average lows are 17° to 19° C and the average highs are 28° to 32° C. There is some rain each month. During the summer there is sometimes only 1 rainy day per month. In the winter there are as many as 17 rainy days per month.
The nearest airport to Sami is Kefalonia Island International Airport (EFL) which is just 20 km away. Other options include Zakinthos International Airport (ZTH), located 60 km from Sami, and Aktion Airport (PVK) which is 75 km away.