Paleokastritsa beach in Corfu island
Paleokastritsa is Corfu’s most famous tourist resort. It combines sea, greenery and beautiful rocks that result in a fantastic landscape. It has bays with sandy beaches, pine covered hills and crystal clear waters. On the beach there are umbrellas, sun beds and showers.
Many of the small beaches are accessible only by sea or on foot.
You can also rent a boat and see the magnificent caves along the coast.
Additionally, there are water activities such as diving, boat excursions and snorkeling. There are shops, mini-markets and bakeries.
As for your stay, nearby you will find rooms for rent, apartments and hotels.
How to get to the beach
Access to Paleokastritsa, Corfu is easy and convenient via the existing road network.
The connection is covered via Corfu’s regular intercity bus routes.
Paleokastritsa is situated about 20 minutes by car from the town of Corfu.
You can also rent a boat for your visit to the beach.
In the field Routes at the end of the article, use the route map with information on the mileage, the time needed and the route to follow, selecting your points of interest.
For your stay in Corfu, you can book a room in one of the hotels and Bed & Breakfast inns.
In Paleokastritsa, as well as in many other areas of Corfu, there are hotels and accommodations of various categories and types (rooms to let, residences, Bed & Breakfast inns, studios, hostels, guesthouses and furnished apartments) that can satisfy every visitor's demands and needs for a pleasant and enjoyable stay.
You will find wonderful hotels, rooms and apartments to let of all categories and price ranges.
Below, you can see a list of hotels and lodgings for staying in the area and selected accommodation's 'offers and deals' as well as various options for low-cost holidays.
Access to Corfu is through Igoumenitsa by ferry. In Corfu the road network is good and having your own car is necessary to explore the island.
The connection with Igoumenitsa port starts at 4pm and ends at 10am. In summertime departures are very often (every 15 min.) from Igoumenitsa. Trip duration is 1h and 45min.
There are regular routes to Athens through Igoumenitsa. Trip duration is 8 hours and to Thessaloniki is 8 hours also.
Access to Corfu is possible also by plane through regular flights from Athens or through charter flights.
For your convenience, you can use the route map on the field “Routes” with information about the mileage, the time you need and the route you will follow, selecting the points of interest.