Holidays in Kerkyra

Kerkyra Holidays 

Being aware of the needs of the Greek traveler and especially of the modern foreigner one, who sometimes is in awe of the abundance of information on the internet, the well experienced team of Greecehotelholiday.com has a suggestion for everyone’ s taste. With over 35 years of expertise in tourism in Greece, we have compiled a comprehensive guide to questions usually asked when one plans holidays in Kerkyra: how do I get there, where do I stay, what can I see and do in Kerkyra? What about transportation on the island?

Holidays in Greece 

Considering Greece to be a magical place for your vacation, we urge you to visit the sections Greek Islands, Thematic Holidays, and why not the Mainland of Greece. We believe that every little part of Greece has a thrilling travelling experience to offer.

Kerkyra travel, tourism 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.

Kerkyra useful info

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
 


Holiday packages, Offers for Kerkyra

Holiday packages for Kerkyra

Greecehotelholiday.com, is the site that enables you to create online, easily and quickly, your own holiday package to Kerkyra. We can assure you that you can make any booking with us, whether it is airplane or ferry tickets, hotels, car rental.

You can combine your holidays with short visits to nearby islands like Paxi, Othonoi or Ereikousa to create your own unique holiday.

Kerkyra Ferry Tickets, Ship Itineraries, Special Offers

Booking ferry tickets for Kerkyra

Book your ferry tickets for Kerkyra online with us, then collect your ticket at the port before your departure, from the special ticket kiosks. - Please note that some ship companies do not offer this service. If the case is so, we post your tickets well in advance.-

Ship itinerary information for 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.. The duration of your trip varies depending on the route and type of ship (conventional or high speed one). When booking your chosen ferry tickets for Kerkyra online, you will be informed of the precise time of arrival. Since ship itineraries change according to season, your are advised to check our online booking system for up-to-date information.

Special offers for ferry tickets to Kerkyra

It is important to note that most ship companies offer discounts for return tickets. Keep in mind that if you want to visit a nearby island, you are strongly advised to buy in advance a return ticket for your destination.

Air tickets to Kerkyra, Flights, Special Offers

Booking Air tickets for Kerkyra

The Kerkyra airport is connected with the main airports of Greece. Moreover, Kerkyra airport welcomes several foreign airlines, especially during summer time, which schedule regular or charter flights. Thus, travellers from abroad have the chance to visit this magnificent destination.

Book your flights easily and quickly through our online booking system. Telephone booking is also available for those who do not want to use a credit card. Corfu Airport is International Airport "Ioannis Kapodistrias" (Corfu - International Airport "Ioannis Kapodistrias"). The airport is located 3 km from the city center.

Flights to Kerkyra

Domestic flights

Flights from Athens Eleftherios Venizelos airport to Kerkyra are daily and, depending on the period of year, become more frequent. Flights last 1 hour approximately and the types of aircrafts vary.

The airplane carrier is Olympic Air.

International flights

International passengers will reach Kerkyra via Athens, however, there are some low cost airlines from European destinations that connect directly.

To receive the most-up-to-date information on flights, please refer to our online booking for tickets, as schedules and flights to Kerkyra change.

Special offers and cheap tickets to Kerkyra

To get the best deals early booking is required. Visit Greecehotelholiday.com and find cheap tickets for Kerkyra. Take profit from low cost airline and last-minute bookings, as well. Don't forget to use your airmile bonus card.

Hotels in Kerkyra, Hotel Guide, Special Offers

Hotel Guide

Greecehotelholiday.com provides you with a complete and up-to-date guide for hotel accommodation. You can find your favourite accommodation searching either by location, or by hotel name. 

Luxury Hotels in Kerkyra

If you would like to search for Luxury Hotels in Kerkyra (Luxury hotels, boutique hotels, 4 or 5 star hotels) search under the section Luxury Hotels.

Cheap Hotels in Kerkyra

If you are searching for Cheap Hotels in Kerkyra (rooms, apartments 3, 2, and 1 star hotels) search under the section Cheap Hotels.

Special Hotel Offers in Kerkyra

If you are looking for special offers visit our section Hotel Offers in Greece.

Booking Hotels in Kerkyra

When browsing the hotel list for Kerkyra, and clicking on the link "online booking", you 'll be first shown the hotels that offer online booking. By pressing on the button 'Book & Prices' you reach the online booking machine for the selected hotel.

Car rental in Kerkyra, Special Offers

Rent a car

To avoid the trouble of taking your own car to Kerkyra, we urge you to book one online, through our car rental service. Thus, you are free to wander all over the island and visit sites and places that are not easily reachable by bus.

Car rental pickup points

Car rental pickup points are the airport (Corfu - Airport), port (Corfu - Port), the Acharavi,the national Lefkimmis, in Paleokastritsa, in Nafsika and new port. These are all easily accessible locations when arriving on the island. Please check our online booking machine, for any changes concerning the car rental pickup points.

Car rental offers

The car rental rates that you will find on our online booking system are advantageous, and by browsing there you will find car rental offers in Kerkyra. You can compare the car rental cost with that of transfering your own car to the island by ferry, and so decide what is more convenient to you depending on the duration of your vacation.

Excursions and special places of interest in Kerkyra

Excursions 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.

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.

Thematic tours in Kerkyra

Kerkyra is considered to be a remarkable destination in the world for :

Romance Holidays

Gastronomy

Greek Wine Roads

Youth Tourism

Women Tourism

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.

Videos from Kerkyra

 

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