Corfu is one of the most beautiful and romantic islands of the Ionian sea. It is an incredible blend of Venetian, French and British domination over the centuries, reminds the island’s glorious past. Its multi-cultural heritage, the stunning natural landscape and the magnificent beaches with the crystal-clear waters, make Corfu one of the top Mediterranean destinations. This timeless, cosmopolitan holiday destination is famed, among many things for its beautiful beaches and authentic Greek hospitality.
Wander in the narrow cobblestone alleys, called “kandounia”, visit museums, such as the Museum of Asian Art, walk down the famous Liston promenade, walk around the huge Spianada square. The whole Corfu town is worth exploring! You will admire the glorious imposing palaces, noble mansions, beautiful museums and charming squares. Discover the picturesque seaside villages, tiny verdant islets, luxurious resorts, and wild natural landscapes. It’s amazing how the different aspects of this idyllic island coexist in harmony!
Among the top places to visit in Corfu are Achillion Palace, the former retreat of princess Sissi of Austria, Mon Repos palace, where the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, Phillip, was born, the iconic Panagia Vlacherna and Pontikonisi island. They will make you fall deeply in love with Corfu!
Beautiful Corfu Beaches
Outside from the enchanting Corfu Town, visit the coasts of Corfu, where beautiful Corfu beaches are nestled! The beaches in Dassia, Paleokastritsa, Glyfada, Kontokali, and Kavos are must-visits. Nestled in sandy coves, surrounded by green forests and mountains, they are some of the best beaches in Greece!
Underwater caves, old shipwrecks and compelling reefs wait to be discovered through scuba diving, while the fair winds on the island create the ideal environment for wind or kite surfing.
Authentic Corfu Gastronomy
Corfu Greece is also famous for its food! Based on meat, fish, pasta, and herbs, the island’s gastronomy will excite those who love good food. The top quality, elegant Corfu restaurants and traditional taverns are the best places to taste all local delicacies!
Authentic Experiences in Corfu
• Visit the impressive palaces of Corfu
• Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Old Town
• Explore the Caves of Paleokastritsa by boat
• Book a yacht cruise to explore the secluded beaches of Corfu
• Go cycling in Corfu and discover the historic settlements
• Experience an authentic culinary experience
• Book a wine tasting in a vineyard
• Discover the traditional villages of Corfu
• Enjoy a cultural tour of Corfu
• Go on a jeep safari adventure