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Corfu is considered by many to be the most beautiful of all the Greek islands. The island offers a beguiling landscape of wild flowers, cypress trees, olive trees and luxurious sandy beaches. The west coast of the island boasts some of the prettiest countryside and small coves with sandy beaches surrounded by cliffs and trees. The north is defined by a rocky coastline where the crystal clear water has chopped into pebbled bays and coves.

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Neo Frourio (New Fortress)

The Neo Frourio, also known as New Fortress, is an old military complex loaded with interesting tunnels, cellars and dungeons. It provides excellent views of the Old Town and the bay. Look out for the two lions of St. Mark and the Venetians inscriptions on the bastion walls above.
Adresse: Kerkira, Corfu

Old Perithia

The Old Perithia, located in the North East corner of the Island, is a deserted village with roots in the 14th century. This picturesque village is a great place to explore. Here can you take a step back in time or just sit and enjoy a drink in one of the pleasant local Tavernas.
Adresse: Old Perithia, Corfu


Paleokastritsa Beach is one of the island's most treasured beauty spots and a great place to enjoy the sunset. Enjoy the view of the 17th-century monastery and make sure to have a look at the famous carving of the ‘tree of life’ inside it.
Adresse: West Corfu, Paleokastritsa, Corfu

Achilleion Palace

This spectacular building, which is located in the village of Gastouri, was originally built in 1890 as a summer retreat for the Empress Elisabeth of Austria. It has several beautiful Greek sculptures and a wonderful garden, as well as spectacular terrace views.
Adresse: Acheillion Palace, Gastouri, Corfu
Telefon: +30 26610 56245


The old traditional fishing village Kassiopi is located 36 kilometres North East off Corfu town, surrounded by lush green hills. Kassiopi offers a range of activities for visitors, not limited to the ancient fortress, picturesque harbours or one of the many easily accessible beaches.
Adresse: Kassiopi, Corfu

Church of Saint Spiridon

Religion is a very important part of life in Corfu - in the Old Town alone you will find about twenty churches. Built in 1590, The Church of Saint Spiridon is a typical example of the ecclesiastical architecture of the Ionian Islands in Greece. Saint Spiridon, the patron of Corfu, was born, lived and died in this city.
Adresse: Church of Saint Spiridon, Kerkyra, Corfu

Canal D'Amour

Sidari represents the most developed tourist area of the north coast of Corfu and offers nice beaches. It is also known for the channel of love, Canal D'Amour, a series of rock formations which create small bays and a kind of channel with crystal clear water. According to the legend lovers who swim into the channel together, will love each other forever.
Adresse: Canal D'Amour, Sidari, Corfu

Mount Pantokrator

With an elevation of 906 metres, Mount Pantokrator is the highest mountain of the island and offers an extraordinary and stunning view of Corfu. At the top of the mountain you will find a café and a monastery.
Adresse: Mount Pantokrator, Corfu

Paleo Frourio (Old Fortress)

Paleo Frourio, 'The Old Fortress', is located on the eastern side of Corfu Town. It was built by the Venetians and is a symbol of their power in the Ionian Sea. Today it is a landmark of the island and the city and visitors are welcome to enter and discover the areas of the fortress.
Adresse: The Esplanade, Corfu

The British Cemetery

A former military cemetery from 1855 where you can see several graves from both First and Second World War. From late February to the beginning of June, an impressive orchid garden blooms, adding beauty to this solemn place.
Adresse: Kolokotroni Street, Corfu Town, Corfu

Horse Trekking

Experience the beautiful landscapes of Corfu from horse back. Trailriders Horse Trekking take you on safe rides among the olive trees, vine yards and meadows. The most comfortable is to wear long trousers, a t-shirt and full shoes, but if necessary the stable can provide gear for you.
Adresse: Ano Korakiana, Corfu
Telefon: +30 6946 653 317
Åpningstider: Mon - Fri 10am - 12am

Barbati Beach

Barbati Beach is a pebbly beach with crystal clear water. It is very popular, but requires some hiking up and down hill to reach.
Adresse: Barbati Beach, Corfu

Angelokastro (Castle of Angels)

Angelokastro is a Byzantine castle found on a rocky mountain hilltop, and is the perfect place from which to enjoy inspiring views of the island.
Adresse: Angelokastro, Corfu


At Mouragia you will be served big portions of Mezedes and sofrito, also excellent kebabs and some very good seafood dishes. Very popular among the locals as well as with tourists.
Adresse: Arseniou 15, Corfu
Telefon: +30 2661 033 815


Rex is claimed to be one of the best restaurants in town. The menu varies from typical Greek cuisine to the more northern European. Among the specialities of the house are several grill cooked meals.
Adresse: Kapodistriou 66, Corfu
Telefon: +30 2661 039 649
Åpningstider: Mon - Sun 12pm - 9pm


The gourmet lover will find classical Greek and Mediterranean inspired cuisine in this restaurant, located in the middle of Garitsa Bay. While overlooking the water from the outdoor seating you can enjoy fabulous homemade food and great service.
Adresse: Alkiviadou Dari 3-5, Corfu Town, Corfu
Telefon: +30 26610 31291
Åpningstider: Tue - Sun 12pm - 11.45pm

Jimmy's Restaurant

In the village Pelekas with its sandy beaches you will find Jimmy's Restaurant with local cuisine on the menu. It is not difficult to forget time and space in this friendly and comfortable atmosphere while enjoying Mediterranean healthy food accompanied by a glass of good wine.
Adresse: Pelekas, Corfu
Telefon: +30 26610 94284
Åpningstider: Mon - Sun 5pm - 12am

Trilogia Restaurant

At one of Kassiopi's most beautiful locations you find Trilogia restaurant. In a romantic atmosphere, Greek and Mediterranean dishes, made from the freshest ingredients, are served.
Adresse: Bataria, Kassiopi, Corfu
Telefon: +30 266 308 1589

Sebastian's Taverna

Enjoy the flavours and authentic feeling of Greece at this Taverna with over 35 years of history. Olives and olive oil come from their own local groves, wine is homemade and if you like what you eat and want to try it at home you find the recipes on their website.
Adresse: Agios Gordios, Sinarades, Corfu
Telefon: +30 26610 53256
Åpningstider: Open 24-hours.

Taverna Malibu

With beautiful views of the beach and sea, at Taverna Malibu Greek cuisine (including local specialities and fresh fish and seafood) is served. The resort is located at the end of the town road but if you manage the walk, the sunset will be an amazing drop scene for your dinner.
Adresse: Agios Georgios, Corfu
Telefon: +30 26620 52998

Vitamins Taverna

If you want to try specialities from Corfu you should visit this family run taverna in the town of Nissaki. On the menu you can find a wide array of local wines to accompany your meal and you will see that both food and drinks are reasonable priced.
Adresse: Nissaki, Corfu
Telefon: +30 26630 91278

En Plo

En Plo guarantees a fresh sea breeze and a lovely view. This place is less busy than the cafés at the centre of town and a good place to enjoy the waterfront.
Adresse: Gate of St. Nikolaos, Faliraki, Corfu
Telefon: +30 26610 81813

Akrotiri Cafe

In North-West Corfu lies this café/bar at the top of the cape. With a stunning view of the ocean this makes it a perfect place to enjoy coffee, cakes, ice cream or sandwiches. Or why not enjoy a cocktail while watching the sunset?
Adresse: San Stefanos, Corfu
Telefon: +30 693 752 2710

Jeni's Cafe Bar

Jeni's Cafe Bar offers amazing cookies, superb desserts and excellent service. It is claimed that you should not miss the milkshakes!
Adresse: Main Street, Sidari, Corfu
Telefon: +30 266 309 9129

Cavalieri Roof Garden

Located at the roof top of the Cavalieri hotel, this stunning bar can be heaven at night and stays open until the early hours of the morning. Here you can expect a very good atmosphere and an excellent drink selection. It is open seasonally (May - October).
Adresse: Kapodistriou 4, Kerkira
Telefon: +30 26610 39041
Åpningstider: Open seasonally

Edem Beach Nightclub

Edem Beach Nightclub opened in 1988 and then served as a beach bar daytime and as a rock club night time. It is a popular hangout for all kind of people and they play a mix of old goodies with the latest on the charts.
Adresse: Dassia, Corfu
Telefon: +30 2661 093 013
Åpningstider: Mon - Sun 11am - late

Madison Garden Bar

In the heart of Agios Gordios village you can find the popular Madison Garden Bar. This is a great place to enjoy a Frozen Strawberry Daiquiri or a refreshing Mojito in a laidback atmosphere.
Adresse: Main Street, Agios Gordios, Corfu
Telefon: +30 26610 53214
Åpningstider: Open 24-hours.

The Lemon Tree

The Lemon Tree is a quirky, cool bar located in Agios Gordios. This is a good place to go if you enjoy old classics and cocktails. The selection of sprits here is large, how about a Mango Daiquiri?
Adresse: Agios Gordios, Corfu
Telefon: +30 693 029 0993
Åpningstider: Mon - Sun 6pm - 5am

O2 Old School Rock Bar

You can find O2 near the beach and marina in Corfu Town. Here you can linger over a couple of drinks in the afternoon and party hard until the sun rises again.
Adresse: Gouvia Center, Corfu Town, Corfu
Telefon: +30 2661 090262
Åpningstider: Mon - Sun 6pm - 3am

Unlimit Cocktail & Food Bar

The cool and cosy Unlimit Cocktail Bar is ideally located in Corfu Town. Here you can mingle with friends and enjoy colorful cocktails. Right next to this cocktail bar you can find a restaurant that is claimed to serve the best carbonara ever.
Adresse: Kerkira, Corfu
Telefon: +30 698 730 4196

Robin's Nest Bar

The Robin's Nest Bar is both quirky and fun. Here you can dress up in costumes and play dart, the ideal place to meet new friends and enjoy amazing drinks.
Adresse: Agios Gordios, Corfu
Telefon: +30 2661 053824
Åpningstider: Mon - Sat 7pm - 3.30am, Sun 7pm - 12am

Mojito Bar

Mojito is a nice beach bar with a lovely view of the water. This place is highly recommended by its guests as they offer a great location, friendly staff and great wine.
Adresse: The Main Strip, Sidari, Corfu
Telefon: +30 693 292 2572

Malibu Summer

At Malibu Summer you can sit on the padded loungers and listen to relaxing music. This is an ideal beach hang-out with great snacks and drinks.
Adresse: Dassia Beach, Dassia, Corfu
Telefon: +30 2661 093801

Mezzo Mezzo

Mezzo Mezzo is one of Greece's leading fashion boutiques and one of their shops can be found in Corfu Town. Here you can find a unique selection of designer clothes.
Adresse: 38 Nikiforou Theotoki St., Corfu
Telefon: +30 2661 044917

Corfu Gallery

If you enjoy art you should pay a visit to the Corfu Gallery, a gallery ideally located in the city centre of Corfu Town. Here you can enjoy paintings, sculpture and much more.
Adresse: 72 Nikiforou Theotoki Str, Corfu Town, Corfu
Telefon: +30 266 102 5796

Paramythia Traditional Cheeses

Wherever you turn in this shop you will see cheese, cheese and more cheese. So if you like this versatile delicacy, you have come to the right place.
Adresse: Velissariou 12, Corfu Town, Corfu

Tourist Traps

The most common tourist trap on Corfu is overly-expensive taxi rides. Therefore it is a good idea to insist that all fares are shown on the meter. Some restaurants overcharge on the bill so it is generally a good idea to check your bill before you just pay the amount requested. However, most establishments are reasonably honest.

Corfu International Airport

The official name of Corfu International Airport is Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport, but it is often called Kerkyra Corfu Airport or just Corfu Airport. It is located three kilometres south of Corfu City. There is a bus station next to the Arrivals hall where buses leave for destinations all over the island. A trip into Corfu city takes approximately 10 minutes. You can also find taxis outside the terminal building.
Adresse: Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport, Corfu
Telefon: + 30 26610 89600 / +30 26610 45829

Public Transport

From central Corfu there are buses to take you to different destinations on the island and they are reasonably reliable. The long distance buses leave from the bus station which is close to the New Port in Corfu Town and the local bus station is on Pleteia San Rocco. The green buses are the long distance ones and the blue buses are local. If you do not like the buses there is always the possibility of hiring a car or a motorcycle to take you around the island’s lovely and attractive beaches.


The post boxes on Corfu are yellow and stamps can be bought in shops and kiosks. You can find post offices in villages throughout the island. Main Post Office:
Adresse: Alexandras Avenue, Corfu Town


Pharmacies are open during shop hours and there is always one pharmacy open in Corfu town at night and at weekends. Most resorts have their own pharmacy.


Country code: +30 Area code: 2661


220 volt, two legged round plugs.