The Assos is one from the most beautiful and graphic villages of Kefalonia. She is built amphitheatrically round the homonym peninsula, which is surrounded by very green extents. It is a region of astonishing beauty. The rich vegetation by pines and cypresses meets the deep blue waters of Ionian and they compose an exclusive landscape that the nature could only create. The settlement maintains the traditional authentic architecture and constitutes a pleasant surprise for the visitor. A walk in the neighbourhoods of Assos will give YOU certain splendid photographs for the album of your interruptions, while one friendly convarsation with the residents proves to you – for one more time – how many cordial people are the Kefallonian people and how many faithful in their traditions. Near in the peninsula of Assos you will meet splendid beaches. Apart from the homonym beach with the clean shallow waters, there are a lot of small, concealed, beaches that sure you will worship. That better it has demonstrates the Assos, it is the beach of Mirtou. It has been characterized as one of the most beautiful beaches of the Europe. Characteristic of her is the white sandy beach. The way to this fantastic beach passes through the very green landscapes. If someone arrives in the beach, magic by the nature that watch. Very tall rocks protect the beach from the winds. While the deep blue clean waters wait for their housework of swimming. The beach of Mirtoy constitutes signal deposited for the Kefalonia. It is imposed therefore for you to visit. Also, you do not omit to visit also the Venetian castle of Assos. It was built in the dues of 15th century with a view to protect the residents of the piratical raids. Today, are saved departments of the walls of the castle, certain buildings as the barracks and the church of Saint Mark.