The center and western side of the Corfu Island offers majestic beaches and scenery to the tourists and its locals. The famous beaches of Paleokastritsa are waiting to explore their magnificent seabed. And then enjoy your drink at the beach-bar on the sandy beaches of Glyfada and Kontogialos.
What to do
Visit Paleokastritsa, the most exquisite location that you can come across. It is termed as the jewel of Corfu. Paleokastritsa has seven beaches and each beach is separated from each other by capes that are round in shape.
Then drive to Lakwnes Villages and find out Angelokastro castle or the Angel castle that takes you back in history as few remnants of the past still exist and stand tall today. The castle also have a cave that has church constructed inside it. The ancient church is dedicated and created for the two most prominent angels Angel Gabriel and Angel Michael.
If you wish to make you summer more interesting then Aqualand Water Park is the right option for you. It has a range of water sport activities that can help you get rid of the hot and humid weather. You can either swim in the water or enjoy a meal while you watch your kids having the time of their life.
Do visit Gylfada and Kontogialos beaches if you are willing to explore the western side of Corfu. The crystal clear turquoise water, sandy bay coupled with peace and tranquility on the sides is a perfect spot to relax.
Don’t forget at the center area of the island is the capital and the historic center of Corfu. Spend at least 1-2 days to visit the old town and the monuments there.
Who Should Visit
The center area and western side of the Corfu Island is an exquisite destination for families wishing to spend some time together. Rent a car and explore beaches, sunsets and hills that offer spectacular views of the Ionian Sea. Corfu Island is the perfect destination spot for anyone.
When to Visit
Central Corfu offers many experiences, many places to visit, many cultural attractions and of course the historic center. So if you are not only interested in beaches and relaxation, it is worth visiting in spring or autumn seasson where weather is ideal for walking and exploring.
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