Best Places in Corfu to View the Amazing Scenery
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Corfu is an island that is filled with amazing beauty. Whether gazing at the gentle countryside or lounging by the water, taking in the beautiful sea views, there are certainly plenty of opportunities to enjoy the scenery. All you need to do is open your eyes and really pay attention to what’s around you. However, you can also take things a step further and visit one of these stunningly beautiful places that all boast amazing views:
Corfu is packed with beautiful beaches, and one of the most scenic of the is Kassiopi Beach. Although this beach is located in a busy, tourist area, that doesn’t detract from its beauty. It also boasts soft sand, warm water, and a calm energy that is perfect for the whole family. You can easily pass the time here enjoying the views and soaking up the Aegean sun.
If you’re staying in the village of Pelekas, Kaiser’s Throne is especially convenient because it is only a ten minute drive. No matter if it takes ten minutes or an hour to get here, it is well worth the effort. There are excellent views here of the countryside as well as plenty of places where you can enjoy the day. Consider driving here around sunset so that you can see the Aegean sun dip below the horizon in the countryside. This area is particularly known for its panoramic views.
Are you looking for a great place to do some people watching? If so, you should consider spending some time at The Liston. Located in Corfu Town, this is a must-see for those who want a glimpse at the way life is on Corfu. Locals and tourists alike flock here to take in the views and enjoy a glass of wine or a coffee. There are plenty of opportunities for people watching, and the scenic views are also pretty nice here, too, since it is right on the water.
If you’re looking for an historical place that also boasts great views, you won’t want to miss the Old Fortress in Corfu Town! Perched atop a hill overlooking the surrounding area, making your way to the fortress will give you some incredible views of the surrounding area. Consider coming here just before sunset so that you can get an even more memorable view!
In order to get to the top if Mount Pantokrator, you can certainly hike – but that’s not the only way. It is also possible to rent a car and drive to the top! No matter how you get here, it is well worth the effort because once you are at the top, you will be able to enjoy some great views of the surrounding area.
While on Corfu, you can spend your whole time finding new ways to gaze at the amazing scenery. If you can only enjoy the view in a few different ways, this list is a great place to start.
This post was written by GreekBoston.com