The small village of Trapezaki lies on the south-west coast of the Ionian island of Kefalonia. This is only around a half hour drive from the main town on the island, Argostoli. Holidays in Trapezaki will be absolutely perfect for people who are looking for a break away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, yet still wish to be able to indulge in a wide range of different activities whenever the fancy takes them. The self catering accommodation in Trapezaki may very well boast gorgeous views out over the sea and properties often come with their very own swimming pool. Whichever villa or apartment you finally set your heart on, rest assured it will come equipped with all of the latest mod-cons and that you can look forward to a perfectly relaxing time away.
People on their holidays in Trapezaki are likely to discover very early on that the vast majority of activities available in this part of Kefalonia are to be found on its lovely sandy beach. Here you can choose between safe swimming, snorkelling, wind surfing, fishing and you might even like to hire a pedalo (with this facility available on this very beach). Other activities in and around the area include cycling, coastal walks, full hiking treks and there are even golf courses, if you fancy a round or two, within a short driving distance of the village.
The settlement of Trapezaki does offer a limited number of services to its visitors, however, if you are looking to do a bigger shop, it would definitely be wise for you to head to the nearest larger village of Mousata. If proper sightseeing is more your thing, you might like to hire a car and really get out and about to explore this charming island. There are a few popular tourist attractions to catch whist you’re here and these include the old fishing village of Fiskardo, Lake Mellisani, Assos Village and an interesting cave system to explore at Drogarati. The town of Argostoli is well worth spending some time in and the central square is especially popular with its good choice of cafés, shops and restaurants. There are also museums and other architecturally-interesting attractions to see here.
On your holidays in Trapezaki, you can expect to experience a typical Mediterranean climate. This means that is stays fairly mild throughout the whole year. On average, summer temperatures can reach the high-twenties or even low-thirties degrees Celsius. During the winter, daily highs will be close to the low-teens. This part of Ionia receives around 25 inches of rainfall per year.
The closest airport to your self catering accommodation in Trapezaki will be Kefalonia International (EFL) which has a good number of services to and from the UK. These are operated through the following airlines: Monarch, Easyjet, Thomas Cook Airlines and Thomson Airways. From airports such as Birmingham (BHX), London Gatwick (LGW), Newcastle (NCL), Cardiff (CWL) and Manchester (MAN).