Kefaloniá’s West Coast

The route north from Argostóli allows vistas of the Lixoúri Peninsula, Mýrtos beach and picturesque Ássos.

Sithonía Circuit

Making the clockwise circuit of Sithonía keeps imposing Mount Áthos in view for half the way.

Arcadian mountains

The Peloponnese is at its most bucolic on the drive through the Arcadian mountains west of Trípoli.

Píndhos mountains

The mountains and villages north of Ioánnina offer scenic splendour, even from the twisting roads.

Mount Psilorítis, Crete

Drive via Týlissos and Anóyia for sweeping views of the fertile valleys around Mount Psilorítis.

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