Daily airplanes depart from Athens (“Eleftherios Venizelos” airport) for Kefalonia Island. Than you have to take one of the passenger ferries to Ithaca.
In the 1996 the museum has included the collection of a series of etchings by JHW TISCHBREIN (1751-1829) with figures of Homer, courtesy of the Centre for Odyssean Studies.
It houses finds from the northern Ithaca dating from the proto-Helladic as the Roman period. The building was constructed in 1933. In 1994 was reform of the report and repairs of the Museum.
The museum collections include finds from the Geometric to the Roman years of excavations in the Aetos and the other locations.
The Mentor hotel is one of the most characteristic coastal buildings in Vathi. Built in 1969, the first organized hotel on the island, Mentor can accommodate 70 people, includes a restaurant and has modern facilities.