The cosmopolitan lady of the Ionian Islands, Corfu, shines as the protagonist of scenes from another era and presents a number of attractions which lead to a fascinating journey through time. Visit the neoclassical historical centre and the imperial past of the palace of Queen Sissi or live the life of aristocrats in Achillion - Mon Repos. All this combined with endless beaches and coasts steep up the majestic image of the island. Enjoy activities, local specialties of Greek food, shopping and nightlife. Complete package that includes 3 nights’ accommodation in a specific hotel with breakfast, transfers and excursions and ferry tickets.
Highlights: Achillion Palace, historical centre, island of Pontikonisi
DAY 1: ARRIVAL
Arrival at the airport, reception by our assistant, waiting for you and transfer by lyxurius car to the center of Corfu. Accommodation at your hotel. Free afternoon. For the night we propose you Optional tour. Corfu town is worth visiting - whether to eat, drink, shop. If you head straight up to the old fortress (closes at 7.30pm) and climb to the top you can get a lovely view of the city - maybe have a look around the shops and buy souvenirs, find a nice restaurant (have a wonder away from the main stretch as they are cheaper) or have drink - lots of nice bars along the esplanade.
DAY 2: CITY TOUR
Breakfast at the hotel and we begin our tour to the city of Corfu. Since you have the chance to spend some hours in one of the most beautiful and picturesque cities of Europe, wouldn’t you like to make the best of the tour? Join our Corfu Walking Shore Excursion and let us take you on a brief journey through the island’s culture and tradition while strolling around narrow paths and Venetian-like alleyways! With Corfu walking Shore Excursion you will explore Corfu's most significant historical landmarks, beginning with the marvelous Old Fortress with its breath-taking view and its fascinating history that come along with this landmark. We will next head towards the Old Town, walking down its beautiful streets and admiring some of its more precious hidden corners, having a local guide among us to unveil the real personality of this unique location, overtaking limitations of guidebooks. Be confident that with Corfu Walking Shore Excursion, apart from Corfu’s unparallel beauty, you’ll get to experience the city’s vibrant vibes as our tour guide will take you through local neighborhoods which still carry the charm of the past. Before you know it, Corfu Walking Shore Excursion will be a sweet memory of a fascinating city! Our guide’s instructions will help you find your way back to the port and your quick glimpse of the city will make you want to come back for more.
DAY 3: ACHILLEION PALACE - FREE DAY (Optional one day)
After breakfast, we propose tour at the famous ACHILLEION PALACE. Visit the magnificent Achilleion Palace with its fabulous gardens and statues. See the famous landmark Mouse Island. Wander round medieval Corfu Town and shop little souvenirs. The famous Achilleion Palace was the summer retreat of the Empress Elisabeth (Sissy) of Austria; the still-operating Byzantine Monastery of Paleokastritsa, which is renowned as one of the most picturesque places in Europe, will enchant you. As soon as you walk through the monastery gate, you will feel as you have stepped into another world. You will be shown the activities of the monks and feel the tranquility of monastic life. Don't miss Corfu's most famous post card motif - Vlacherena Monastery and Mouse-Island (Pontikonissi); visit the sandy beaches on the west coast; stop at particular view points for photos of breathtaking beauty and magnificent scenery; the tranquility of the olive groves and the very typical Corfiot countryside .
DAY 4: DEPARTURE
Breakfast at the hotel and we make the last walk at the beautiful city for shopping ,souvenirs ,last photos , transfer to the airport for departure. Assistance to boarding and… end of trip.
►Hotels category 3-4* on Bed and Breakfast
►One excursion with tour guide
►The entrance fees referred to in the program
►Transfers arrival and departure with assistance
PRICE PER PERSON IN DOUBLE ROOM
Single supplement 40%