Paleokastritsa and Corfu Old Town Private Shore Excursion

Paleokastritsa and Corfu Old Town Private Shore Excursion

From $353.20 per group up to 11

Visit the beautiful village of Paleokastritsa, where Odysseus first set foot on Corfu, and then explore the charming streets and historic architecture of the Old Town of Corfu Town.

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Duration 4 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the 13th-century Monastery of the Virgin Mary at Paleokastritsa
  • Watch the world go by with a drink on Spianada Square in Corfu's Old Town
  • Stroll the narrow streets of the Old Town, surrounded by ancient castles
Full description
Discover one of the most beautiful villages in Corfu on a private shore excursion from the cruise ship terminal to Paleokastritsa, where Odysseus is said to have disembarked and met Nausicaa for the first time.  Marvel at the 13th-century Monastery of the Virgin Mary upon arrival, and get stunning views of the turquoise waters as you wander around the grounds. Then, explore the Venetian and Byzantine architecture of Corfu's Old Town (also known as Kerkyra). See the ancient castles built on 2 hills to protect the island from the Ottomans. Stroll the charming streets and stone staircases to find old houses, hidden gardens and ancient cellars where you can buy traditional products. Get a friendly welcome from the locals as you immerse yourself in the open-air museum atmosphere, where surprises await on every corner.
Includes
  • Transportation by private vehicle with driver
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Meeting point

    The driver will be waiting for you inside the building of the Corfu port terminal, holding a sign with your name on.

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    • There is no age restriction for this activity
    • The excursion takes place in private groups of no more than 11 participants
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    1 / 5

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    • Service
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    • Organization
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    No money!

    Now we have done all tours. However, I would like to say to the tour in Corfu that this was total rip-off. We were picked up, but a guided private tour can not be mentioned here. The driver just drove us and told nothing, showed and explained. He let us out at points and has been waiting for us there. That was not agreed. Even water was not there. The driver could not speak English and spoke so quietly that you did not understand him. This tour I could easily get over a taxi driver for much less money and more conversation. We did not learn anything about the island. Grottenschlecht.

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    July 14, 2018

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    Product ID: 67353