Corfu island, as it si known worldwide, Kerkyra in Greece is an Ionian island with an incredible diversity. Its curious shape creates a vast seaside of 217 kilometers. With secluded gulfs, turquoise waters, dangerous cliffs and lagoons, sand dunes and so much more.
The island has a mountains landscape in the north, with Pantokrator the highest peack: 908 meters. This create an amazing relief with dangerous cliffs, beautiful beaches surrounded by vegetation and so many unique rock forms. The beaches here are mostly pebbles, only Canal d’Amour having some sort of sand.
Then Corfu gets very low in the south, with wide sand beaches. Here are some nice resorts for families, on the beach and the water is crystal clear almost everywhere and there are also kilometers of pristine sand beaches and dunes that stretch between the sea and Korission lake.
And so much more: the mountain little villages are incredible beautiful, with panoramic views over the sea. And the 4 millions olive trees, plus 2 millions of cypresses. And Byzantine fortresses, Venetian architecture in Corfu Town and also party cities: Ipsos and Kavos. This island have it all!
That said, Corfu is best to be explored by car, or to sail around, as many around the world do, year after year, charmed by the beauty of this place. It was very difficult to choose a few pictures, so let’s see the:
30 Corfu Island Pictures To Show Its Intriguing Beauty #Kerkyra
Paleokastritsa is one of the most beautiful places in Corfu island! Stretching on 4 kilometers on the seaside, with 5 gulfs, has some amazing hotels and villas, our favorite being Akrotiri Beach, for its beautiful beach and position, besides services and facilities.
Agni (above) is one of my favorite places in Crofu. Here there are two wonderful tavernas!
Corfu Town is a wonderful place to stay if you like the posh nightlife and also to explore the whole island easily! And Easter here is amazing, plus there are so many hotels to choose from!