The Gardenos Beach is less famous among most of the visitors coming to Corfu in view of sunbathing. Nevertheless, it is worth discovering by those who enjoy isolated and less crowded sunbathing venues. As compared to other beaches on the island, it is also less endowed in terms of modern facilities, but this shortcoming is evened by the natural assets of the place: deep waters, velvety sand and its being located near a fresh water river.
Given its location in the Ionian Sea, Corfu – which is the northernmost of all significant Ionian Island – makes possible trips to Albania (port of Saranda)
Trips from Corfu to Zakynthos (Zante). Zakynthos island is famous for its beaches - Laganas and Yerakas and also for Caretta Caretta turtles.
Located some 13 kilometers westwards from Corfu Town, the Pelekas Beach (also referred to as the Kontogialos Beach) is an inviting stretch of sand