Corfu offers tourists from across the world a piece of paradise in the sun. The island is home to some of the most beautiful and luxurious beaches across Greece. For such a small area, it has an abundance of beaches to choose from. Here is a list of five of the best. These offer something for everyone, whether you want to truly get away from it all or indulge in a spot of watersports.
If you want to escape from all the crowds, this picturesque cove is the place to go. It has crystal clear and calm turquoise waters, which lap onto the glorious sandy beach. Access to Drasti is not always easy, and the best way to get there is often by boat.
For tourists who want to experience the extensive marine life that surrounds the island, Nissaki is the ideal beach. It has gentle seas and is generally sheltered from the wind, which attracts snorkelers but also makes it perfect for sunbathers. There are a number of cafés and tavernas dotted along the edge, serving delicious-tasting local seafood.
To visit another of the island’s luxurious beaches, you can head to the north side of Corfu and spend some time on Loggas. You should also come here to see the stunning views of the sunset. During the day, this small sandy beach and the clear waters that surround it are home to chilled out tourists. The beach is sheltered from the wind by the large cliff face, making it a lovely spot for sunbathing.
When you’re looking for the Ionian dream beach, you should go to the south-west of the island and the sandy Halikounas beach. This offers a tranquil setting that is perfect for relaxing on. It is also a great place for those who love windsurfing.
This is one of Corfu’s quietest beaches, so it is great it you want to escape the usual tourist spots. The sandy cove is complete with crystal waters and is backed by stunning cliffs.
Staying in Corfu
Many of the tourists who visit this island choose the popular resort hotels to stay in. However, if you want to get away from it all, renting an apartment is a perfect solution. WorldEscape apartments in Corfu provide you with a peaceful setting where you can relax and spend time with your family. There is a vast selection of apartments to rent throughout Corfu, and you can choose one by the exact number of bedrooms or the type of amenities that you need. Once you’re on vacation in your rented apartment, you can spend the time as you wish, without having to factor in mealtimes in the hotel.
With so many beaches to choose from, you’ll be spoilt for choice on your vacation in Corfu. When you’ve spent the day on one of the luxurious beaches, you can then continue relaxing in your own apartment, away from the hustle and bustle of the resort centers.