Holidays in Kerkyra

Kerkyra info

Kerkyra is the northernmost island of the Ionian Islands and the westernmost part of Greece. It is located at the entrance of the Adriatic Sea close to the mainland coasts. Nearby islands are Paxi, Othonoi and Ereikousa. Kerkyra is the most popular island in the Ionian Sea; it is rich in natural beauty, also it has a great cultural heritage and a modern tourism infrastructure. It's the greenest and in the eyes of many, the most beautiful island in the country, if not the world. With more rainfall than any other island there is a variety and abundance of plant life like few other places in Greek islands and Greece. The city of Kerkyra is the island's capital, influenced by the Venetians, the English and the French. It is a cosmopolitan city that has a sense of nobility. On this cosmopolitan island one can combine relaxation and a rich nightlife.

 

Holidays package proposal for Kerkyra

We can give you the ability to easily and quickly create your holidays package through our online booking system, ensuring: your airline ticket and hotel reservation.

Ferry tickets to Kerkyra

Kerkyra can be reached by ferry boat from the ports of Patra and Igoumenitsa. There are two main ports on the island, one located at Lefkimi and the other at the city of Kerkyra. Also, there is access from the nearby islands, like Paxi, Othonoi, Kefalonia by ferry boat or sea-taxi. Finally, there is access from Italy, Bari, Printisi, Venice and from Albania, Agioi Saranta. We can offer ferry tickets through our online booking system.

Airtickets to Kerkyra

Kerkyra can be reached by plane. We can offer airtickets to the island through our online booking system.

 

Hotels in Kerkyra

There is a variety of hotels, apartments and rooms to let in several places on the island like the main town, Agios Georgios, Armenades, Gastouri, Kanoni, Paleokastritsa and many more, depending on the type of holidays you would prefer. You can find more information at the section of Kerkyra hotels.

 

Transfer & car rental in Kerkyra

If you prefer to reach Kerkyra by boat and in order to go to Igoumenitsa's or Patra ports, you can rent a car from Athens airport through our online booking system.

Sightseeing and tours in Kerkyra

Some of the main sights are the big square of Spianada which is the largest in Balkans, the Old and New Fortress, the Town Hall (San Tziakomo Theatre), Kanoni, Mon Repo, the Museums of Byzantine and Post Byzantine History. The most famous sight is the islet, the notable Pontikonisi, facing Kanoni, which is connected through a small strip of land on which the Church of Panagia of Vlaherna is located.

Travel tourism information in Kerkyra

Municipality of Kerkyra                  +30 26610 33543
General Prefectorial Hospital        +30 26610 88200
Medical center of Lefkimmi           +30 26610 23100
Police Department of Kerkyra       +30 26610 22340


 

Restaurants and nightlife in Kerkyra

Kerkyra Island is full of good places by the sea, offering delicious treats for your enjoyment while you gaze at the seascape with friends and family. Choose where to enjoy your wine and food, locating the tavern or restaurant you desire. Going out in Kerkyra can start early in the afternoon and end up to the wee hours. Most of the nightlife is gathered around the capital of Kerkyra but modern bars and big nightclubs can also be found in all other resorts. The sunrise and sunset are stunning and the scenery colors change so does the mood. 

Special places of interest in Kerkyra

The island has many beautiful beaches, most popular of which, are the sandy beaches in the west part of the island like the cosmopolitan Glyfada, Agios Gordios, the quiet beach of Kontogialos, Gialiskari and an alternative choice would be Myrtiotissa.Heading north, beaches from Kassiopi to the Nisaki are small and pebbled surrounded by greenery. From Aharavi to Sidari beach and from Agios Stefano to Agios Georgios of Pagon one could find some large seaside resorts. Sidari with its sculptured rocks and Paleokastritsa with its green waters and caves are unique exceptions. Some of the beaches in the south are: Megas Horos, Halikounas, Agios Georgios Argyradon they are quiet, providing an alternative way of taking vacation.