Danilia is a beautiful village that you dare to say has found a way to freeze the time. It is located in the central  Corfu at a distance of 9 km from the city of Corfu. The stunningly beautiful traditional village of Danilia was almost destroyed by an earthquake in 1953, but in the 1970s, at the private initiative of the Boua family, the village was rebuilt as a traditional theme park / museum.

"Skalinades", "bozoi", "volta" are some oof the words you need to learn to describe this village like a local. These Venetian architecture details are just a few elements that distinguish this magnificiend village.

Pictures of Danilia village, have traveled around the world through the shootings that have been made for some of the most famous movies and series.

A typical example, is the popular series The Durrells that won the audience and the critics and made thousands of Britons come to the island that they loved so much through the 3 TV seasons of the The Durrells series. In the past, the shooting of some movie scenes of “For your eyes only” James Bond movie, took place at Danilia.

Admire the tools, utensils, furniture and utensils that were used in the past in all Corfu homes for more than 300 years, through the collection of the Museum of Folk Art. Your visit to the village Danilia is a journey through time, where its museum and its picturesque setting with the shops and details of life as it used to be, is about to be an unforgettable lifetime experience for the visitors that are interested in the traditions and history of every place.

Pictures of Danilia village, have traveled around the world through the shootings that have been made for some of the most famous movies and series.

In the wider area there are many accommodations, apartments and some hotels, while there are also nearby destinations with tourist infrastructure like  ​​Gouvia, with the beautiful Marina of Gouvia and ​​Dassia that you can visit during the summer months for its sandy beach.

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Photos : durrells_of_corfu

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Photography: durrells_of_corfu
Text Editor: Marilia Makri
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