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Customer Travel Tips for Corfu

79% Avg. city rating Rated by 89 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 83%

Shopping 68%

Chilling out / relaxing 91%

Getting around / public transport 70%

Sightseeing 79%

Culture 76%

Nightlife / partying 73%

Value for money 84%

Customer Travel Tips for Corfu

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69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
69% Avg. rating


26 Jul 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Hire a scooter. Watch out for rip off bars.

Liked: The beaches, shopping and food.

Disliked: Difficult to get around. Infrequent buses and taxis.

56% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
56% Avg. rating


31 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Sin consiglia la zona nord-est o nord-ovest.

Liked: Spiagge ed entroterra.

Disliked: Prezzi alti nella ristorazione ed intrattenimento.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


13 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing

Customer Travel Tip: Go there

Liked: All

Disliked: No

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 20%
73% Avg. rating


13 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Stay at the Pink Palace

Liked: I didn't see a lot of it, but the place I was staying was beautiful. And had a really nice atmosphere.

Disliked: There wasn't really any easy way to get from where I was to the main part.

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 40%
71% Avg. rating


12 Jul 2015

Customer Travel Tip: Rent an ATV because Corfu is big!

Liked: The view, not like others greek island, more trees... Looks like Italie little bit

Disliked: The transport is bad

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


01 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Insect repellent!!!!

Liked: The weather, views and price of things in supermarkets

Disliked: Mosquitos and other insects

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


10 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Experience Downtown. The amount of people there is a great place to people watch. The architecture of the buildings are something you don't see anywhere else. It felt like you were in a movie.

Liked: I loved Downtown.

Disliked: The hill to get to the bus stop.

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


30 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Events / festivals Partying / nightlife Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Don't go to kavos

Liked: Sun everyday

Disliked: Not a hostel in Corfu town

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


12 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Rent a scooter and discover the island, it's so pretty!

Liked: Pelekas, renting a scooter, the people.

Disliked: -

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
69% Avg. rating


04 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Rent a car and explore the island. Take a boat and go offshore.

Liked: People are very friendly, and even they are over 40-50 years old, they speak english very good, no matter you're at the hotel, at bar or restaurant.

Disliked: I got nothing in my mind right now.

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


02 Aug 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: The public transport isn't great so either have a friend with a car or hire

Liked: Weather, landscape, beaches

Disliked: Not at all, apart from some bad experiences at Corfu Backpackers aka Pink Palace

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
71% Avg. rating


28 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Stay near the love channel, it is one of the most beautiful beaches on the island.

Liked: It is a very beautiful island, with amazing beaches

Disliked: The public transportation was horrible.

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 40%
62% Avg. rating


28 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing

Customer Travel Tip: Freey

Liked: Nice beaches

Disliked: Night party made noisy sometimes.

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


21 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Go kayaking!

Liked: Loved staying in a smaller village that had a lot of outdoor activities offered.

Disliked: No.

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


17 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife

Customer Travel Tip: An open mind, MOSQUITO SPRAY and some sun cream are essential. Prepare to relax.

Liked: The most beautiful, scenic place I've visited to date. The local people are lovely, friendly and helpful too.

Disliked: No, but I'd have liked to have seen more of it whilst I was there.

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


25 May 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Romantic getaway

Customer Travel Tip: Paradise beach its the best

Liked: beatiful place

Disliked: not dislike the place

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


18 May 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Partying / nightlife Relaxation / spa Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Try to see the whole island, there are some very cool beaches all around the island.

Liked: Great scenery, really cute villages. If you have a car it is quite a fun and easy to get around. You can drive the whole island in a few hours.

Disliked: The weather was very unpredictable (early season is rainy off and on), and there is no easy way to get around the island unless you are traveling from Corfu Town or you have a car.

47% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 20%
47% Avg. rating


10 May 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Take advantage of beaches

Liked: Beautiful

Disliked: Not much to do

89% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
89% Avg. rating


08 May 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Must be hectic in the summer, but during winter research where you stay carefully, because some parts of the island are dead. Hire a scooter and explore! Make sure to see the new fort and look at the view

Liked: Beaches, food, castles/forts

Disliked: Very touristy! Big industrial/run down shopping areas which I didn't expect.

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
87% Avg. rating


09 Apr 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Beach / sunbathing Relaxation / spa Romantic getaway Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Best Time: May to Sep Rent a bike or car to travel around. Dont miss Paleokatritsa and Sidari. Rent a boat at Paleokatritsa and enjoy the unforgettable experience. Take lot of pictures :)

Liked: Spectacular, Beautiful..cant visit just Once. One has to return.

Disliked: Public Transport can be a problem especially on Sunday. Rent a bike or car.

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79% Avg. city rating Rated by 89 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 83%

Shopping 68%

Chilling out / relaxing 91%

Getting around / public transport 70%

Sightseeing 79%

Culture 76%

Nightlife / partying 73%

Value for money 84%

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