When it comes to beaches extremely closely located to Corfu Town, the Gouvia Beach must not be overlooked. This small beach awarded the blue flag is a favorite destination for tourists holidaying in Corfu Town. But should visitors want not to be accommodated too far from the beach, they should keep in mind that a reasonable number of hotels and rooms and apartments for rent is available in the nearby surroundings of the beach. Boat hire operators and numerous eating venues contribute to the overall appeal of the beach.
Located some 13 kilometers westwards from Corfu Town, the Pelekas Beach (also referred to as the Kontogialos Beach) is an inviting stretch of sand
Another blue flagged beach in Corfu refers to the Komeno Beach which pertains to the municipality of Kerkyreon.
Hydropolis is a noteworthy water park in northern Corfu, stretching nearby the popular village and resort of Acharavi. Vortex Space Bowl water slide 8 huge water slides and