There are plenty of places to see and visit in Corfu. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Corfu is a region where 20 hidden gems are waiting to be explored and visited. Check the top places to visit in the region and plan your next adventure today.

The top 20 Attractions in Corfu

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    Angelokastro

    Hiking Highlight

    Angelokastro (Engelsburg) is spectacularly situated on a cliff above the sea on the west coast in the northern part of the island.

    A well-developed, small country road leads to a …

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    Pantokrator

    Hiking Highlight

    The Pantokrator (Greek Pantokrátoras) is with 917 meters Corfu's highest mountain. From up here there is an impressive view over the island and over to Albania.

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    Paléo (Old) Períthia with its 130 houses lies at an altitude between 420 and 480 meters in a large, fertile high valley just below the Pantokrátoras. Once there lived about …

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    Achilleion

    Hiking Highlight

    Although the palace was neither historically nor art historically of great importance, it is still worth seeing and a thoroughly worthwhile destination with great views of the central part of the island.

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    Altstadt

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    The old town could sometimes tolerate a new coat of paint, probably just because it looks so authentic. Despite many shops designed exclusively for tourists. In addition to a lot …

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    Alte Festung in Korfu

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    The Old Fortress is separated from the rest of the island by an artificial canal built by the Venetians. It is a spacious area that houses, among other things, a …

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    Esplanada

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    Beautiful square with arcades, cafes and a cricket field ... The beauty of the Esplanada is due to the French, who not only provided for the planting from 1807 to …

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    Strand Gialiskari

    Hiking Highlight

    Great beach with crystal clear water. Even in high season, you can bathe here alone - if you do not bother individual Nacktbader. Especially beautiful: The rocks in the water …

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    The two bays, which adorn many postcards, are wonderful to look at. I marked you the spot where the view for photos is great!

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    Einsamer Wanderweg

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    Up on the summit, the tourists frolic, here, however, you walk alone through the exciting limestone landscape below the Pantokrator. There are also wide views down to Kerkyra and the Albanian and Greek mainland.

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    Moni Pantokrátoras

    Hiking Highlight

    Monastery built in the beginning of the 4th century with resting place. Only open for a local festival on the 6th of August.
    North of the monastery there is a …

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    Cape Asprokavos

    Hiking Highlight

    At the beginning a lot of garbage and many spider webs across the street, on the beach the water comes very close to the wall. To the road to the …

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    Agios Mathéos

    Hiking Highlight

    Very nice mountain village, which still looks very original. Here the Korfioten sit on the street, drink coffee and play (among other things) backgammon. You talk and have time. Motorists …

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    At the end of the trail you will find the cave chapel "Ágios Stylianós". It is dedicated to the patron saints of children and a kind of pilgrimage site especially …

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    Kloster Paleokastrítsa

    Hiking Highlight

    The monastery itself is located on a rock. To reach it drive through the elongated town of Paleokastritsa until you reach the coast. From there, a road leads uphill to …

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    Struppiger Wald

    Hiking Highlight (Segment)

    After and before the two climbs of the Spartilas - Pantokratoras route, this is an easy and unmissable route. Well marked by splashes of paint. Slightly narrow in a few places, the quays narrow the way a little.

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    Leuchtturm

    Hiking Highlight

    Highly frequented lookout point - no wonder, because you have a sensational view of Kerkyras old town, the harbor in which the cruise ships are anchored and on the other side of the Greek mainland.

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    Kapelle Agios Symeon

    Hiking Highlight

    The tiny, well-maintained chapel stands on a rocky spur high above the popular resort of Palaiokastritsa. From up here you have a picturesque view to the south. The central plain …

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    Felskapelle

    Hiking Highlight

    Small two-room chapel carved out of the rock with murals that are estimated to be from the 18th century.
    It is not lit, flashlight necessary.

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    Aussicht Kap Drástis

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    From here you have a great view of the peculiarly shaped cape in the northwest of the island. The rest of the cliff is worth seeing.

    The Cape itself is …

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