Skala is a beautiful place for the perfect holiday gateway. It is a picturesque village located only 39 km south from the island’s main town of Argostoli. It is a very tranquil place where you can spend days after days relaxing and enjoying the paradise-like view.
Enjoying the beaches
Skala has some beautiful beaches which are worth visiting. The pristine white sand turquoise water gives a wonderful combination. You can do a number of water activities here including swimming, jet skiing and paragliding.
Captain Vangeli’s Special Cruises
You can enjoy a number of cruises. You can go to Fikardo from Skala with two swim stops and visit the Melassani lakes. You can also take a tour to Zakynthos where you will enjoy the Shipwreck beach, the blue caves and some great swimming spots.
You can hop to different islands and view the unique sceneries there. You will find some great places to swim. If you are lucky, you might catch glimpse of the turtles!
It’s a great place just to lay down and spend some lazy times. You can watch people fishing, taking pictures of fish boats, and enjoy the sunset. You can also see a small lighthouse at a distance.
Churches and monuments
There are some beautiful churches in Skala which are worth visiting. There are a number of historical monuments as well which you can visit.
Besides these site seeings, there are of course the bars and restaurants where you can dine in complete Greek style. There are some beautiful jewelry shops where you will find hand crafted jewelries. Don’t forget to taste the Greek wine on your way back!