Skala is located 37 km away from island’s capital, Argostoli and a taxi takes 40 minutes approx. to get there. Skala is one of the major tourist resorts,built in 1956, after the earthquake of August in 1953, razed the old village which was a little above.Drive up to the remains of Old Skala where you can enjoy great views of the area.
You can also visit the remains of the Roman Mosaics at the Roman Villa.It is known for its beautiful 3km long sandy beach and its crystal clear waters. It has developed into an important and lively tourist area over recent years offering something for everyone! Skala’s inhabitants are predominantly involved in fishing, agriculture and tourism.
In Skala, you will find hotel units of many stars and thousands of beds, and smaller facilities, covering all tastes and budgets. Being the largest resort of the southern part of Kefalonia, Skala welcomes hordes of tourists and Greek travelers every summer who wish to spend pleasant and relaxing holidays.
Skala stands out for its natural beauty and unspoiled green landscape as well as crystalline waters and stunning coves. The long beach is located right above the settlement surrounded by lovely pine tree forests and rock formations. It is quite developed with tourist facilities and a water sports center.
From the populous villages of Kefalonia, Skala with nearly 760 residents, who come up to 1000m with the neighboring smaller settlements Ratzakli, Alimatas and Fanies, composes the homonymous local apartment of Skala.It offers tourist services covering the entire range of services and the needs of its visitors.
You can book a taxi from Skala to Kefalonia airport or to any other destination you wish by sending us an email,calling us or using your favorite app. A driver from “Kefalonia Taxi Service” will pick you up as soon as possible and will drive you quick and safely to your destination!