Wonderful weather and heavenly harvests
As the freneticism of the high season begins to bubble down, Kardamili starts to settle into a calmer rhythm. The locals are exhausted but, with full pockets, happy. Looking forward to the quality time that will be spent with their families during the approaching olive harvest, they find energy to welcome the high-end autumn tourism with enthusiasm and good heart.
September brings immediately milder temperatures to Kardamili, making it an ideal time for outdoor activities. Whether you’re interested in exploring ancient ruins or simply relaxing on the beach, you can do so comfortably without being overwhelmed by the scorching summer heat of July and August.
Additionally, visiting Kardamili in autumn means avoiding large crowds of tourists that flock to popular destinations during peak season. You’ll have more space and tranquility to appreciate all that our charming village has to offer.
And one of the main reasons to visit Kardamili in autumn is, of course, harvest season, meaning you’ll have the opportunity to indulge in delicious fresh local produce and traditional cuisine. From olives and figs, to fresh seafood caught daily by local fishermen, your taste buds will be delighted with authentic Greek flavours.
Kardamili comes suffused with softer colors and a unique charm during the autumn months. The landscape transforms into a kaleidoscope of warmer hues, the picturesque countryside provides a welcoming backdrop for long walks or hikes, and the still-warm sea allows for perfect swimming from midday to sunset.
And the sunsets at this time of year are spectacular! Nothing better than enjoying an apéritif on your balcony or at one of seafront café-bars and immersing yourself in a splendid fireshow of cosmic proportions.