Benitses, 12 km south of Corfu town, is one of the oldest and most traditional villages and has one of the most famous beaches on the island. This highly popular resort was one of the first areas developed for tourism.

The beach is covered in pebbles and has deep water. It is organized and has loungers, umbrellas and boat hire. There are taverns in the village for a meal, with a sea view, after your summer swim.