City, Museums / Culture, Shore Excursion
Kid Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of the car.
In the Achillion Palace, wheelchair users will be able to visit the ground floor and the top floor only by using the lift. There are also a lot of steps between each terrasse. Kanoni and Corfu town are flat.
Maximum travelers: 10
English (fluent), Greek (fluent)
Achillion palace, photostop at Kanoni, and a walk in the city
After a short drive we will arrive at the village of Gastouri where Corfu's most famous palace is. The Achilleon Palace was build in 1892 and belonged to the Empress of Austria Elisabeth.
We will discover the the palace room by room. We will also wander around the beautiful gardens filled with statues and enjoy the simply breathtaking views.
After our visit at the palace we will drive along the east coastline towards Kanoni where we can get some good photos of the very famous little Mouse Island.
Our next stop is in Corfu town, where we'll take a walking tour through the historical centre. Here you will have a chance to see the Espianade square, the old fortress, the cricket ground, the Liston, the old town and the church of Corfu's protector Saint Spyridon.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: For customers arriving to Corfu port with a cruise liner, our meeting point will be always at the entrance of the port terminal. I will be there with a board on which your name will be written.
I will provide you with specific meeting details upon booking.
If you are staying in a hotel or on a yacht, we will determine a mutually agreeable pick up point.
End location: If you are on a cruise ship and you wish to spend more time in town after the tour has ended, you will need to return to the port by taxi. (Fare: 10-15 euros)
Duration: 4 hours
Transportation will be done either with a Volvo, a Mercedes or another modern, clean, and air conditioned car.
Our driver will be both polite and helpful.
This tour includes transfer by car and driver and me, your personal guide of Corfu.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
8 euros - Achillion palace entrance fees :7-8 euros per person
the entrance fees of the Achillion palace.
Any drink or food .
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
Read More Reviews For This Tour
Irene was a quality guide and talked non-stop for the duration of the tour. We would recommend her to anyone spending a day in Corfu.