Melissani Lake in Cave of Melissani, Sami, Greece


Melissani Cave or Melissani Lake, also Melisani is a cave located on the island of Kefalonia, northwest of Sami, about 5 km SE of Agia Efthymia, NE of Argostoli and NW of Poros. The Ionian Sea lies to the east with the Strait of Ithaca.


The cave is entered through an tunnel, which ends at a very small pier. The boats are on the lake all the time, waiting for visitors. When visitors arrive at the pier, one of the boats lands and lets them to embark.

Tickets: Adults EUR 6, Children EUR 3.

Opening Hours:

01-NOV to 03-APR Thu, Sat, Sun 10-16.
01-MAY to 30-OCT daily 9-19.

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