Corfu Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Corfu - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Myrtiotissa Beach

  • Beach–Sight

The writer Lawrence Durrell described Myrtiotissa as "the loveliest beach in the world." This statement may be hyperbolic, but few would...

New Fortress

  • Military Site

Built during the period 1577–78 by the Venetians, the so-called "New" Fortress was constructed to strengthen town defenses—only three...

Old Fortress

  • Castle/Palace/Chateau

Corfu's entire population once lived within the walls of the Old Fortress, or Citadel, built by the Venetians in 1546 on the site of...

Orthodox Cathedral

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

This small, icon-rich cathedral, called Panagia Spiliotissa, was built in 1577. It is sacred to St. Theodora, the island's second patron...

Paleokastritsa Monastery

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Paleokastritsa Monastery, a 17th-century structure, is built on the site of an earlier monastery, among terraced gardens overlooking...

Pelekas Beach

  • Beach–Sight

Pelekas beach could be two separate strands, and indeed there are two access roads down the long, steep hill. The busy southern section...

Statue of Count Schulenburg

  • Public Art (Mural/Sculpture/Statue)

The hero of the siege of 1716, an Austrian mercenary, is immortalized in this statue at the gate of the Old Fortress. The siege was the...

The Esplanade

  • Park/Playground

Central to the life of the town, this huge, open parade ground and park just west of the Old Fortress is, many say, the most beautiful...

Tomb of Menekrates

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Part of an ancient necropolis, this site held funerary items that are now exhibited in the Archaeological Museum. ...

Town Hall

  • Arts/Performance Venue

The 17th-century Town Hall (now the offices of the Mayor) was originally built as a Venetian loggia and converted in 1720 into Greece's...

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