Corfu Town is a walkable neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants and bars. Outdoor settings, such as the sea, beaches, and gardens, attract many visitors. With hotels to suit everyone's tastes, Corfu Town serves as a good starting point for exploring the greater Corfu area.
Sightseeing around Corfu Town
The museums and historic landmarks are some of the area's top attractions. Kapodistrias Museum, Museum of Ceramic Art, and Corfu Archaeological Museum feature a variety of exhibits. Attractions like Municipal Gallery of Corfu, Serbian Museum, and Solomos Museum can be part of your cultural tour. Swing by Ali Pasha Castle, Ancient Roman Baths, and Butrint to learn about local history. Notable landmarks include New Fortress, Saint Spyridon Church, and Kolla Square. Create some family memories at Aqualand.
Dip your toes in the water and soak up the sun at Dassia Beach, Pelekas Beach, and Glyfada Beach. Local parks like Corfu Public Garden, Mouse Island, and Mount Pantokrator are peaceful spots. A visit to Port of Corfu or Lefkimmi Port won't disappoint either.
Why not visit Ionio University, Museum of Asian Art, and Palace of Saints Michael and George while you're here? You can also head to Spianada Square, Old Fortress, and Archaeological Museum of Paleopolis.
Getting around Corfu Town
If you want to explore what's across the water, take a ferry from the port.
The closest major airport is Corfu (CFU-Ioannis Kapodistrias), located 2.2 miles (3.6 km) from Corfu Town.