Best things to do in Corfu

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Vergina Private Tour from Corfu
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In this Vergina Private Tour you will visit an Unesco Heritage Site and burial site of Philip II, father of Alexander the Great.
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$117
Duration: 13 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days
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Zagori Private Tour from Corfu
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Take our Zagori Private Tour and see the wonderful gorge of Vikos which consists of limestone and dolomite formations, dating back 150 million years.
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$103
Duration: 12 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days
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Parga Private Tour from Corfu
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Join our Parga Private tour and take the opportunity to visit this picturesque village and the famous Acheron river, known as the gate of the underworld.
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$88
Duration: 12 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days
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Private tour to Paleokastritsa & Wine tasting from Corfu
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Private tour to three key locations out of the ordinary crowded touristic sites. Visit Paleokastritsa, Bella Vista and enjoy a visit to a local winery.
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$84
Duration: 4 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days
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Black Rose Pirate Ship Tour of Corfu
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Live the fantasy for a while and join our Black Rose Pirate Ship Tour of Corfu. You see all amazing and famous buildings of Corfu old town from the sea and you can borrow on board pirate hats and swords too!
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$17
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes
Free cancelation: up to 1 hours
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Corfu Island Sightseeing Tour
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With this Corfu Island Tour you have a chance to see the most beautiful parts of Corfu in just one day. The excursion includes the renowned beauty spots of Kassiopi, Kouloura, Corfu Town , Kanoni, Achillion Palace , Paleokastritsa, Bella vista and Troumbeta Pass.
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$69
Duration: 8 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days
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Full Day Private Tour in Corfu
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This full day private tour in Corfu is an unforgettable experience ideally suitable for you and your group friends.
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$583
Duration: 7 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days
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Ioannina Private Tour from Corfu
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Take this Ioannina private tour from Corfu and explore the capital of Epirus, legends and history, cultural traditions and unique attractions.
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$103
Duration: 10 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days
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Meteora One Day Private Trip from Corfu
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A trip to Meteora offers the unique experience of nature’s grandeur in conjunction with history, architecture and man’s everlasting desire to connect with the Divine.
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$103
Duration: 12 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days
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Meteora One Day Trip from Corfu
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Don’t miss out on the opportunity to join our Meteora One Day Trip from Corfu. Visit a unique Unesco Heritage Site and the biggest monastery of Meteora.
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$164
Duration: 13 hours
Free cancelation: up to 1 days

About Corfu

Corfu is an island off Greece’s northwest coast in the Ionian Sea. Defined by rugged mountains and a resort-studded shoreline, it’s no wonder this island is perfect for a romantic getaway

Its cultural heritage reflects years spent under Venetian, French, and British rule before it was united with Greece in 1864, giving the island lots of unexpected historical attributes. Corfu Town, bordered by 2 imposing Venetian fortresses, features winding medieval lanes, a French-style arcade, and the Grand Palace of St. Michael and St. George.

When thinking of an island, it has to come with magnificent beachesNissaki beach, for example, boasts a serene shore with blue-green water, rocky foundations, and soft sands. 

If it’s your first time visiting Corfu, you’ll love seeing the picturesque streets, splendid sea views, and sun-drenched houses at first glance. There is also much more to offer than just the views, such as little mountainous villages like Pelekas, Perivoli, and Peroulad, delicious restaurants, tons of boutiques, exclusive architecture, and a museum and golf course in which represents the islands’ sporty and artistic culture, making the island a very adventurous spot you must discover.

Things to do in Corfu

What You Need to Know

Currency
Euro (EUR)
Timezone
UTC+1
Typical drink

Metaxa
Ouzo

Typical food

Sofrito
Pastitsada

Speed rules

Urban areas – 50 km/h
Rural roads – 90 km/h
Highway – 110 km/h

How to Get There

By plane
Corfu Airport – Flights from Athens and other European cities

By bus
Corfu Bus Terminal – Transfers from Athens Bus Terminal and from Igoumenitsa

By boat
Corfu Port – Boat transfers to Adriatic Coast and Igoumenitsa

When is the Best Time to Visit

Corfu enjoys a sunny and temperate Mediterranean climate. It has typically hot summers and cool, mild winters. Temperatures in this Greek city are at the lowest point in winter. The average winter temperature is 11 °C (51.8 °F) from November to December. Highs can reach up to 15 °C (60 °F) in the afternoon, which is enjoyable and mild for sightseeing and various outdoor activities.

Summer, on the other hand, is mostly dry, as mentioned above. The best time to visit Corfu is between April and May in the spring. The temperature in these months is not too hot or chilly, making it ideal for enjoying a relaxing gateway with plenty of sunshine. The weather is pleasant, and the temperature doesn’t go above 19 °C (66 °F) so that you can swim off the serene beaches of Corfu. Sunbathing is another activity that attracts hordes of visitors and tourists to Corfu in spring.