Discovering the history of Corfu!

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Tour Number

Activity Level

111690


Categories

City, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of the car. The visit of the fortress or museum does not apply to people with disabilities.
All the town is flat.
If you want to book for more people you can do so with a little bit extra in the price as we will need a different type of transportation.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Greek (fluent)

City Tour


This is a walking tour in the centre of Corfu town. Together we will walk through the narrow streets which we call kantounia into the heart of the city. On our way we will have a chance to see the three different types of architecture: Venetian, French and British!

The city is protected by two Venetian fortresses, the old and the new. Other main monuments include the Town Hall, the Duomo, the 16th century Orthodox Church of Saint Spyridon - the protector of the Island - the Royal Palace of Saint George and St Michael and of course the famous Liston whose access in the past was only allowed to the aristocracy of Corfu!Visiting the old neighborhoods of the historical old corfu town, will give you a glimpse to being a local.

Itinerary

Corfu town historical centre city tour

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Meeting point is the entrance of the old venetian fortress

End location: The tour will end in corfu town

Duration: 2 hours

Transportation

Car transfer to the tour starting point. Our remaining time will be spent on foot.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Other: This tour includes your personal guide to Corfu town.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 euros - This tour has no entrance fees unless you would like to visit either the Old fortress or the Museum of Asian art. The entrance to the Old fortress is 8 euros/person. The Asian art museum 5 euros/person.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: No extras unless you want to visit either the Old Fortress or the Museum of Asian Art.
It does not include food or drinks.
Gratuities

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.
I am not permitted to guide in the Russian language - only English and Greek

A Recent Review of this tour

Fantastic tour! Irene did an amazing job showing us around Corfu. I highly recommend this tour.
Karen Crowe

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