L ourdata village constitutes one of the many beautiful traditional villages of Cephalonia.

It is found along the central road from Argostoli to Poros and is easily accessible by the visitor.

It constitutes one particularly attractive holiday destination as it satisfies the preferences and likely expectations of his visitors: It combines unique mountain and sea landscape as it is found in the base of mountain Ainos – the higher mountain in Cephalonia-, while the beach Lourdas is hardly few meters from the centre of the village.

Rich alternations in the natural landscape offers a unique experience in those who love the calm and the peaceful way of nature, while lot of paths that come across the visitors way make it ideal for those that love the walk and such type excursions.

In the village Lourdata someone can take a break and rest under the shade of the pines in the small traditional square which is a safe place for small children that want to pass their time playing. There are also three small exceptional quality taverns and a mini-market.

Lourdas Beach

L ourdas beach

The beach Lourdas is less than one kilometer from the centre of the village. The bigger part is covered from richly, thick and yellow colored sand. While the blue and clear waters of the sea, represents a prime example of the beauty of Ionian Sea.

The beach is capable to accommodate a big number of visitors as it stretches more than one kilometer and meets all of the safety standards because from the morning up to late the afternoon the presence of lifeguards ensures the safety of everyone in the beach.

For whoever wants to enjoy the warm summer there are sun beds to rent, while the more energetic can choose from a variety of water sports offered at reasonable prices.

Another characteristic that adds value and ensures the quality of the beach of Loyrda is that it has been honored with blue flag from the European Union.

Around the area of Lourda and in the region that extends between the beach and the village there are above twenty good quality taverns where someone can enjoy lunch or supper in a beautiful environment with most excellent service and economic prices.

In the coastal coffee-bars someone can relax at any hour and enjoy lively music and the beautiful view, while the full of life atmosphere of the region particularly in the summer months should satisfy the needs of youngsters.

The two or three mini-markets in the area remain open until late so you can buy anything you need almost any time and ask for directions or information of any kind from their polite and willing employees.

Finally, if you want to explore the rest of the island you have the possibility of renting a car or a bike in one from the many rent agencies that exist in the region.

The exceptional beauty of landscape, the unique beach of Lourda, the variety of ways of amusement but also the hospitality and politeness of local people are just few of the reasons why someone should choose Lourdata for their holidays.


Platia Ammos
Platia Ammos
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By airplane

  • With charter from Thessaloniki and from Athens

By ship:

  • From Patra
  • From Killini
  • From LEfkada
  • From Zkintho
  • From Astako
  • From Italy