Attractions in Corfu
The beauty of Corfu in the Ionian Sea attracts many visitors from all around the world. You can relax on sandy beaches, explore historical monuments, stroll through the beautiful old town, visit museums and hike across forested hills. The island's attractions and architecture come from Medieval times as Venetians, French and English once ruled here. Vacations in Corfu with warm hospitality shown by the locals are ideal for families, couples, groups and solo travelers.
Corfu Town is place of jewel for sightseeing with many historical monuments including the Old and New Fortress, and the ancient site of Paleopolis. You should not miss the Church of Saint Spiridon, the protector of the island. There are many other attractions on the island to see such as the Achillion Palace, Mon Repos Palace and the Vlaherna chapel which is considered the icon of Corfu built on a small island in the region of Kanoni.
If you wish to be one with nature, not only exploring mountainous landscapes but discovering stunning beaches blessed with hillsides thick with pine, cypress and forests that tumble down to clean blue-green seas. It is possible to take a boat trip and sail to secluded beaches or visit the nearby islets of Paxi and Antipaxi.
Experience the activity of hiking and begin the adventurous Corfu trail which reveals a paradise of nature. Also there is a route to the Pantokrator Mountain or discover Cape Drastis located on the northernmost point of Corfu.
There are so many things to see and do in, is an exciting, adventurous and sensational destination to visit during your holidays in Greece.
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