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Agios Mattheos

Agios Mattheos

The traditional settlement with a rich history.

Picturesque alleys, old stone mansions, newer colourful houses, beautiful churches and pretty squares set in the lush, green landscape surrounds […]

Monasteries & ChurchesNorth CorfuKassiopi

Holy Church of Panagia Kassopitra

Miracles and history

Panagia Kassopitra, a pilgrimage, through time and religion for Greeks and foreigners who seek a location with the ability to […]

Fortresses & CastlesNorth CorfuKassiopi

The Byzantine Castle of Kassiopi

One of the most imposing architectural remains in the Ionian Islands

The Byzantine Kassiopi Castle is one of the oldest monuments and considered to be one of the most imposing architectural […]

South CorfuChlomos

Chlomos

One of the most beautiful traditional villages in Greece

Its mainly Venetian architecture and the harmonious colours of the houses distinguish Chlomos from all the other villages of the […]

Fortresses & CastlesNorth CorfuPaleokastritsa

Angelokastro

One of the most important Byzantine castles in Greece

It is located in the northwestern part of Corfu, near Paleokastritsa, and is located on top of a rock formation, […]

Monasteries & ChurchesNorth CorfuPaleokastritsa

Paleokastritsa Monastery

The monastery of the Holy Theotokos

Paleokastritsa Monastery is one of the oldest in Corfu, dating to 1225.

Central CorfuBenitses

Benitses Beach

The beach loved by the Emperor William II

Benitses Beach is the favorite beach of Emperor Wilhelm II, also known as Kaiser.

North Corfu

Afionas

Τhe historic village with colourful houses and special beaches

This charming, antiquated village has many renovated and well-kept houses with characteristic bright paint colours and is harmonized with the […]

BeachesCorfu TownOld Town

Faliraki

Swimming with a view of the Old Fortress

Located below Old Corfu Town, Faliraki has one of the loveliest views of the Old Fortress.

Fortresses & CastlesCorfu TownOld Town

Old Fortress

The most imposing monument in Corfu

Built on a rocky peninsula with two characteristic hills (Corifes), Old Fortress is positioned at the eastern end of the […]

Fortresses & CastlesCorfu TownMon Repo

Mon Repo

The palace built in an oasis of Green

Situated just a few kilometres from Corfu Town, Mon Repo is a lovely verdant area to relax at or just […]

Fortresses & CastlesCorfu TownOld TownOld Harbour

New Fortress

The masterpiece of fortification art

The New Fortress or Fortress of Agios Markos is today considered the most well-preserved fortress complex in Greece.

Central Corfu

Gastouri

The traditional settlement with the famous attraction of Achilleion Palace

The traditional settlement Gastouri, that is worth exploring, the view, the rich vegetation, the traditions and celebrations but also the […]

Fortresses & CastlesCentral CorfuGastouri

Achilleion Palace

One of the most impressive sights in Greece

Achilleion Palace is located 10 km outside the city of Corfu next to Gastouri village, in a landscape filled with […]

North Corfu

Doukades

The traditional, historic settlement with its majestic beauty

Villages of great interest are hidden above the cosmopolitan resort of Paleokastritsa. These villages have been described as a “traditional […]

North Corfu

Peroulades

The atmospheric village that hides one of the most impressive beaches in the world

Discover Peroulades, romance and serenity, a village with a strong Venetian element and some of the most impressive beaches in […]

Monasteries & ChurchesCorfu TownKanoni

Vlacherna Monastery

One of the most famous sights of the island

An attraction for hundreds of visitors and one of the trademark points that enchanted even the directors of major film […]

Diapontia Islands

Othoni

The small, earthly paradise at the westernmost tip of Greece

Paths and dirt roads, surrounded by lush vegetation, connect the coast to the interior thus making the island a paradise […]

Diapontia Islands

Ereikousa

A quiet vacation while exploring a lush paradise

Ereikousa is the northernmost point of the Ionian Islands and the second largest island in the Diapontian Islands, situated about […]

Diapontia Islands

Mathraki

Absolute peace and heavenly silence on the island where time stops

Mathraki is the smallest of the Diapontia islands. It is a diminutive, but insurmountably beautiful, island where time has stopped […]

SightseeingCorfu TownOld TownKampielo

Kremasti Square

The Venetian Well and the majestic Church

Surrounded by the enchanting alleys of Corfu, Kremastis Square is a place where you will want to lose yourself in […]

Fortresses & CastlesKorission Lagoon

Gardiki Castle

Its history and significance

Gardiki Castle in South Corfu is interesting for its special shape and the events that have characterized it as a […]

WaterfallsNorth Corfu

Nymfes Waterfalls

Fairies, running water and mythological secrets...

The Nymfes Waterfalls are situated just outside the beautiful homonymous village of Nymfes, in a verdant area with oaks and […]

SightseeingCorfu TownOld Town

Liston

Walking through the history of Corfu

The characteristic arches, one of the most important sights of Greece… Read all that you need to know about Liston.

Traditional Products

Kumquat

The precious golden orange of Corfu

From the love of the British agronomist, Sidney Louis Walter Merlin, for the cultivation of unique plants, Corfu has the […]

Monasteries & ChurchesCorfu TownOld Town

Saint Spyridon

The patron saint of the island of Corfu and a reference point of religious tourism

The canton of “Agios” is located in the centre of the Old Town of the island and the visitor can […]

Τέχνη & ΠολιτισμόςCorfu TownOld Town

Ionian Academy – Ionian University

Their course through time. Passage from East to West.

The Ionian Islands have a rich cultural heritage that coupled the Greek tradition with the air of Italian influence during […]

Tradition

The Wandering Minstrels of Corfu

They are the so-called "Kantadori" of Corfu. Or maybe "Troubadours"?

Groups of people dressed in traditional costumes take to the streets and offer unexpected and unique moments of entertainment to […]

SightseeingCorfu Town

The Peristyle of Maitland

Τhe characteristic columns of the Spianada that "cover" an old Venetian cistern

One of the most characteristic and most photographed places of Spianada, or Pano Plateia in Corfu, is the Maitland Peristyle.

Monasteries & ChurchesCorfu TownOld TownOld Harbour

Panagia Spilaiotissa

Τhe Metropolitan Church of Corfu

The church was built in 1577 on the site of the older church of Agios Vlasios. Architecturally it is classified […]

SightseeingCentral CorfuPeramaGastouri

Kaiser Bridge

Situated on the coastal road, approximately 10 kilometres from Corfu Town, is the Kaiser Bridge, or more correctly, the remains […]

Monasteries & ChurchesCentral CorfuKynopiastes

The three-aisled basilica of the Virgin Mary of Kynopiastes

Five centuries of history

Viewing the treasures of rural Corfu By Stefanos Poulimenos

North CorfuKalami

Vlachatika

The unexplored settlement Vlachatika village

Overlooking the glorious green of nature and the blue of the sea…

Corfu TownCentral Corfu

Vido Island

Island of Peace, Island of Death and today an island of recreation for locals and visitors

The little, green, uninhabited Vido island is located opposite the city of Corfu, very close to the old port and […]

SightseeingCorfu TownOld Town

Spianada

The impressive square of 42,000 sq.m, is undoubtedly the heart of the city!

One of the most famous and popular sights of Corfu. The largest square in Greece and Balkans that any visitor […]

SightseeingCorfu Town

British Hospital of Corfu

The important historic building, full of memories and scars

Nothing can diminish its historic significance since this as well as dozens of other monuments of the island have borne […]

Central Corfu

Sinarades

A village intertwined with tradition and history

 Discover everything about the settlement of Sinarades. One of the oldest villages of Corfu, built on the slopes of the […]

Garitsa

Garitsa bay

The oldest suburb of Corfu town

There is no visitor to the island who is not enchanted by the view of Garitsa. Learn everything you need […]

South CorfuKorakades

Korakades

τhe village associated with the pirates

Have a walk to Korakades throught the pictures of the old village and learn all about the legends of South […]

SightseeingCorfu TownGaritsa

Anemomylos

The history of the windmill located near Garitsa bay

The windmill, which once served the needs of the inhabitants for grain, today adorns the homonymous area at the bay […]

Central Corfu

Giannades

A patchwork of the most characteristic colors of the island, in a village that stood out for its fertile land […]

Monasteries & ChurchesSouth Corfu

Monastery of Panagia Arkoudila

Exploring the glory of the past…

Located above the pristine beach of Asprokavos in the southern part of the island, the ruins of the monastery of […]

Central Corfu

Kouramades

The beautiful small village of Middle Corfu

Exploring the hinterland of Corfu, one encounters a beautiful small village, Kouramades, with its picturesque neighbourhoods and traditional square.

Museums & ExhibitionsCentral CorfuSinarades

Folklore Museum of Sinarades

A flashback to the history of Corfu

The Folklore Museum of Sinarades is open from May 1st to October 31st, all days of the week. Opening hours […]

Central Corfu

Kynopiastes

The traditional settlement in the center of the island

The beautiful traditional village in central Corfu, with the old mansions and the Olive Museum.

Monasteries & ChurchesCorfu Town

Panagia of Xenon (Foreigners)

The impressive church in the picturesque "Plakada t 'Agiou"

The Holy Temple of the Most Holy Theotokos Faneromeni, Panagia of Foreigners and its history.

Monasteries & ChurchesCorfu TownMon Repo

Monastery of Agia Efimia

One of the oldest nunneries in Corfu

The Monastery of Efimia is built in one of the most beautiful parts of Corfu town, in the area of […]

Marmaro

Marmaro

From the production of the marbles to the agriculture.

The small traditional village Marmaro connected to the production of the marble. An ideal destination for those who wish to […]

CulturalAvliotes

Avliotes Philharmonic

A living cell of culture that writes its own history

It was founded in 1979 on the initiative of the residents of the community of Avliotes and operates, without interruption, […]

Benitses

Benitses

An ideal destination of historical and not only importance

The fishing village of Benitses, everything that makes it an ideal destination for its touristic facilities, tranquillity and privacy.

Central Corfu

Danilia

The picturesque village where time has stopped

The traditional village Danilia located in the central Corfu that manages to revive images of the Corfiot life of the […]

Monasteries & ChurchesLefkimmi

Monastery of Our Lady of the Angels

The monastery of Our Lady of the Angels, built in 1696 AD, in the village of Riglades of Lefkimmi, is […]

Corfu TownOld Town

Porta Remounda

The area of ​​Porta Remounda used to be the one of the four gates that served as an entrance to […]

Monasteries & ChurchesCentral CorfuGastouri

Agia Kyriaki Chapel

The little church located on the homonymous hill of Agia Kyriaki, the place that the Empress Elizabeth used to visit […]

SightseeingCorfu TownOld Town

The Garden of the People

Walks in the footsteps of the nobles with many refined details. A verdant small park, situated next to the Palace […]

Monasteries & ChurchesCorfu Town

Annunziata

A monument of pan-European importance, Annunziata, with the characteristic bell tower located in the center of Corfu old town.

Monasteries & ChurchesCentral CorfuGouvia

Saint Loukas monastery

Founding Monastery of the Kapodistrias Family

The construction of the beautiful monastery dates back to the late 16th to early 17th century. Discover Saint Loukas monastery.

Monasteries & ChurchesNorth CorfuAfionas

Agios Stylianos

The cave carved church

The breathtakingly beautiful place in the northern Corfu where the church of Agios Stylianos is located in small cave.

Central Corfu

Vatos

The village with the hidden secret landscapes.

Vatos is a small and tranquil village at Corfu, built on a mountain slope above Ermones beach while the oldest […]

SightseeingCorfu Town

Wandering among the old mansions of Corfu town

The history behind the walls...

Old mansions of Corfu…Some are preserved and in use even today, but many retain their splendour standing desolate, abandoned, “haunted”, […]

South CorfuVasilatika

Vasilatika

the small village, that took its name by the King Palaiologos.

Vasilatika, is a beautiful village of South Corfu built on a green hill.

Museums & ExhibitionsCorfu Town

Solomos Museum of Corfu

The house in which the national poet of Greece, Dionysios Solomos, lived the last years of his life and composed his most mature works

From April 1 to October 30, daily, except Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, 9.30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. From November […]

Museums & ExhibitionsCorfu Town

Municipal Gallery of Corfu

Base and cradle of Ionian culture

The exhibition areas are open to the public every day during the winter months (November-March), except for Mondays, Tuesdays and […]

South CorfuPavliana

Ano Pavliana

Ano Pavliana, beautiful courtyards, narrow streets and old mansions built of stone, a traditional village in the west part of […]

Museums & ExhibitionsCorfu Town

Serbian Museum

Serbian memories at the "Island of Salvation"

Tuesday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 2: 00 p.m. Good Friday – Good Saturday – Easter Sunday – Easter Monday […]

SightseeingCorfu TownOld TownCity Hall Square

San Giacomo

The first theatre of Corfu

San Giacomo, made entirely of carved Sinian stone, based on drawings of a hitherto unknown engineer, it remains, to this […]

SightseeingCorfu TownOld TownCity Hall Square

Bank of Greece

Another trademark filed in City Hall Square

Discover the historic building that hosts the Bank of Greece, the palace of the Latin Bishops and its history until […]

Corfu TownOld Town

Pinia

Koukounara

Four pine cones, Italian influences and customs in the picturesque area of ​​Pinia, where the Mastella Custom takes place every […]

Central Corfu

Agioi Deka

One of the characteristic traditional villages of Corfu, built on the homonymous mountain of Agioi Deka.

Anemomylos

The history of the windmill located near Garitsa bay

The windmill Anemomylos, that once served the needs of the inhabitants for grain, today adorns the homonymous area at the […]

SightseeingPelekas

Kaiser’s Observator

Kaiser Observatory, or Kaiser’s Throne, is perched on a rock platform with a truly magnificent panoramic view.