Attractions in Corfu

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Old Town

Liston

A stroll around the Old Town on Corfu will either start or end at the famous Liston next to the main Esplanade. Closely linked to the history of the island,...

Kanoni

Pontikonisi & Panagia Vlahernon

This is undoubtedly one of the most famous attractions on Corfu. For the Greeks the song "Kerkyra me to Pontikonisi..." instantly springs to mind, while...

Old Town

Agios Spyridonas

Agios Spyridonas church, located behind Liston in the Old Town, is one of the most popular and most important attractions on the island. Situated on...

Old Town

Old Town

Welcome to a fairy tale full of myths and stories from the past that pop up on every street corner and in every alley. Venetian, French and British...

Town

Mon Repos

One of the most impressive estates on the island now houses the Palaiopoli Archaeological Museum of Corfu. It is located just 3 km from Corfu town and was...

Old Town

Town Hall Square

Town Hall Square is located in the heart of the Old Town. The scenic beauty will charm you while its imposing presence will force you to stop in your tracks....

Limni Korission

Korission Lake

You should visit Korission lake, located in the south west of the island, during your excursion for a swim at Halikounas beach. The long strip of land with...

Old Town

Vido Island & Lazareto

Vido island is located opposite the town, 1.200 meters from the Old Port of Corfu. It covers an area of 538 sqm and is a small paradise. It owes its name to...

Old Town

Spianada (Esplanade)

The biggest square in Greece can be found on Corfu. The Esplanade is the first thing you see as you approach the Old Town, and very possibly the last, if you...

Gastouri

Achillion

Just outside Corfu town in the village of Gastouri, time seems to stand still and we are taken back to the era when emperors and princesses were the subjects...

Palia Peritheia

Palia Perithia

A ghost village lies 40 km north west of Corfu town. Palia Perithia, located at the foot of Pantokratoras mountain and at an altitude of 400 meters, is made...

Gouvia

Gouvia Marina

Gouvia Marina is located in the beautiful bay of Gouvia, 7 km from Corfu town and Ioannis Kapodistrias international airport. In operation since 1996, it is...

Old Town

Municipal Art Gallery

The Corfu Municipal Art Gallery was founded in 1991 under the mayor Ioannis Kourkoulos. It was originally the Dalietou residence, but from 1995 onward they...

Old Town

Old Fortress (Fortezza)

The Old Fortress, known as Fortezza, dominates the east side of the town occupying a natural fortified position, which during the Venetian period (15th...

Diapontia Islands

Diapontia Islands

The Diapontia is a cluster of 11 small islands located in close proximity to Corfu and is one of the most popular destinations for an excursion from the...

Old Town

New Fortress

The New Fortress is located on Agios Markos hill, behind the old Port in the north west of the town. It was part of the first line of Venetian fortification...

Old Town

Schulenburg Statue

The statue of the German general Johann Matthias von der Schulenburg is situated in the Esplanade, one of the most central parts of the Old Town, right in...

Old Town

Museum of Asian Art

Housed in the Palace of Archangel Michael and Saint George in the Old Town, it is the only museum in Greece devoted exclusively to the art and antiquities of...

Old Town

Reading Society

The Corfu Reading Society is located in the Old Town, a stone's throw from the Museum of Asian Art. It is housed in a beautiful neoclassical building which...