1. Greece
  2. Ionian Islands
  3. Corfu Town
  4. Old Venetian Fortress

Corfu: History and Culture Walking Tour

Product ID: 321288
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Discover the fascinating history of Corfu and observe the historic, cultural and architectural footprints left by the Venetians, French and British on this walking tour.
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Duration: 3 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 6:00 PM
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English, Greek

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Experience

Highlights
  • Soak up the atmosphere of the city as you stroll through the alleways and squares of the historic center
  • Visit the Old Fortress, a fortress dating back to Venetian times
  • Immerse yourself in Corfu's melting pot of cultures and witness the impact this left on the island's inhabitants
Full description
Immerse yourself in the history and culture of Corfu Town on this walking tour. Begin your tour at the Old Fortress, a Venetian fortress located in the historical center. Enjoy a guided tour of the fortress and see the impact left by the Venetians on the culture and tradition of the area.

Afterwards, enjoy a stroll through the historical center, passing by deserted alleyways and lively squares and fountains as you make your way to the famous St. Spyridon Church. Admire the unique architecture of this 16th-century Greek Orthodox Church and marvel at its bell tower, the highest in the Iodan Islands.

Finish your tour at the Town Hall Square, which was once considered the most exclusive neighborhood in Corfu. Here, admire impressive monuments and learn more about Corfu's elite who used to meet here.
Includes
  • Old Fortress entrance fee
  • Coffee or tea
  • Licensed English-speaking guide
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Meeting point

Your guide will be waiting for you by the statue of Schulenburg in front of the Old Fortress

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From US$ 76.25 per person

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Product ID: 321288