Angelokastro Castle in Corfu, Greece
Corfu Sights & Monuments - The Angelokastro Castle in Corfu, Greece is one of the most significant Byzantine castles on the island. Perched atop the highest peak of the northwest coastline near Palaiokastritsa, this imposing structure is believed to have originated in the 13th century. The climb up to the castle may be challenging, but the breathtaking view from the top makes it all worth it. Inside the castle, visitors can explore the ruins of a tower, garrison, graves, and a church dedicated to Archangel Michael. The castle is surrounded by sloping rocks on all sides, providing ultimate protection. From its summit, visitors will enjoy a panoramic view of the entire island.