Benitses is known for being family-friendly and relaxing with many neighborhood options for restaurants, bars, and cheese. The neighborhood's friendly people and small-town vibe are just a couple of its charming qualities. Many visitors come to bask in its beautiful outdoor settings, namely the mountains, sea, and beaches. Benitses has hotels to suit everyone's tastes, and makes a great home base for exploring the sights in and around Corfu.
Sightseeing around Benitses
At Corfu Shell Museum, Palaiopolis Museum Mon Repos, and Archaeological Museum of Paleopolis, you'll learn about local culture. Achilleion, Panagia Vlahernon Church, and Ancient Roman Baths are well-known local landmarks. Aqualand provides enjoyment for the whole family.
You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. Agios Gordios Beach, Pelekas Beach, and Glyfada Beach are a few spots to soak up some sunshine. Mouse Island, Corfu Public Garden, or Mount Pantokrator are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. A visit to Port of Corfu or Lefkimmi Port won't disappoint either.
Don't pass up a chance to see Ionio University, Corfu Archaeological Museum, and Serbian Museum. You can also head to Spianada Square, Old Fortress, and Municipal Gallery of Corfu.
Getting around Benitses
You can inquire about options for water travel at the port.
Benitses is 4.7 miles (7.6 km) from the airport in Corfu (CFU-Ioannis Kapodistrias).