AN EVER-DEVELOPING AREA ON NORTHEASTERN CORFU
Kassiopi, situated on northeastern Corfu used to be a traditional, fishing village but nowadays has been developed, boasting luxurious villas and apartments. Kassiopi constitutes one of the most famous destinations within Corfu, while it is notable that the buildings there maintain still some traditional features along with modern ones. Kassiopi’s Byzantine Fortress is a must-see, offering panoramic views to the sea. Finally, the resort of Kassiopi provides tourists with lots of amenities, making you feel really at home.
The Byzantine Fortress of Kassiopi is a must-see. This fortress was constructed for the defence of the island before the Venetian era. It is considered one of the most significant landmarks in the region.
There are several seaside taverns close to the small port of Kassiopi, where you can savour fresh seafood or traditional dishes from the Corfiot cuisine.
Visitors to Kassiopi usually hire a boat in order to explore nearby beaches or secluded areas of the northeast coast of Corfu.
There are travel agencies in Kassiopi,organizing day trips around Corfu or to nearby places but you can organize your next day trip on northeastern Corfu on your own, by renting a car in order to explore the natural beauty of this island.
You can get a taxi from Corfu town or at Corfu airport to get to Kassiopi, which is located about 35km away from Corfu town
Car rentals might be an alternative to get to the area of Kassiopi and you would be able to explore the whole island as well.
There are regular bus routes from Corfu Town’s Bus Station (Green Buses) to Kassiopi, especially during summer.
Avlaki constitutes a fabulous beach with crystalline waters and amazing surrounding lush greenery, very close to the area of Kassiopi.
The area of Kalami is considered one of the most picturesque places on Corfu, with an amazing beach for enjoying relaxation to the fullest.
The pebbly beach of Kerasia is well-organized, with fabulous seawaters and is being surrounded by pine trees.
San Stefano is a brilliant fishing village set in an idyllic location between the beach of Kerasia and the famous tourist destination of Kassiopi.
EXPLORE THE ISLAND OF CORFU, BOASTING AMAZING BEACHES AND GREAT NATURAL ENVIRONMENT.
The island of Corfu is one of the most famous destinations within Greece not only for the existing beaches but also for the awe-inspiring town centre, boasting Venetian buildings of great architectural significance. Visitors to Corfu are also given the opportunity to wander through the narrow streets, the so-called kadounia, or visit the old and new fortress, dominating the old town centre.