Vathi is the capital of Ithaca and it is a charming town which stretches along a beautiful bay, with its colorful houses cascading down the hillside, creating a postcard-perfect scene.

Strolling through the narrow streets of Vathi, you’ll discover hidden gems at every turn. Quaint cafés and tavernas beckon you to indulge in delectable local cuisine, offering dishes that showcase the island’s fresh seafood and organic produce.

Vathi also boasts a fascinating history, with remnants of its ancient past scattered throughout the town. From the ruins of the Castle of Paleochora to the Archaeological Museum, history enthusiasts will find plenty to explore here.

For those in search of natural beauty, Vathi is surrounded by lush hills and olive groves, inviting you to take leisurely hikes to admire the panoramic views.