Shore excursion to Palaiokastritsa and Achilleion Palace
Choose this tour and visit two of the most famous Corfu’s sights!
Suggested for groups of more than 10 persons and travel agencies
After your disembarkation in the port of Corfu, you will start your tour by your private vehicle and the escort of one of our guides.
Your first stop will be in Palaiokastritsa the famous bay for its natural beauty and view. The sea forms 6 smaller bays and you can dive in the bright blue waters and take a boat tour. Do not miss the opportunity to visit also and the Byzantine Monastery dedicated to Virgin Mary which now is also museum with rare ancient exhibits.
Your tour continues to Gastouri where is located the known Achilleion Palace which was the dream of the Empress of Austria Elisabeth for her summer rest. The construction is inspired by the Greek Classical Mythology. The gardens are maintained until now with many rare flowers and trees and the famous statue of Achilleas . Inside the Palace you will be impressed by the special Greek-themed exhibits like the statues of the 9 Muses, the wall paintings, the frescos and the pictures of the imperial life and learn about their history.
After the end tour, you will continue your vacations full of beautiful images.
Duration: 4 hours
Private transportation by A/C vehicle
Guide or escort
Entrance fees to sites and museums