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Old Fortress of Corfu Town

13 locals recommend ·

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Spyros
Spyros
August 26, 2018
About the historic of Fortress.
Alexandra
Alexandra
May 12, 2018
Fantastic view of Corfu Town .
Χριστίνα
Χριστίνα
April 11, 2018
One of the most impressive fortification works in Europe. It is the first thing to see as the ferry approaches Corfu. It stands on the eastern side of the town, on a rocky peninsula that gets into the sea. This fortress was built to protect the town from enemies and pirates. On the eastern side of…
Dimitris
Dimitris
August 22, 2017
The Old Fortress of Corfu (Greek: Παλαιό Φρούριο, Venetian: Fortezza Vecchia) is a Venetian fortress in the city of Corfu. The fortress covers the promontory which initially contained the old town of Corfu that had emerged during Byzantine times
Lydia
Lydia
May 28, 2017
Located on the eastern side of Corfu town and one of the first sights visitors to the island see as their ferry approaches the port. It is a 15th century venetian fortress which hosts a Byzantine collection. Find the entrance to the fort from Spianada.

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Point of Interest
“The view is worth the energy expended to get to the top. Great photo opportunities. Free entry. Don't miss an inch of this fortress, it is a spectacular construction with incredible views and taps into - and preserves - the history of the area. Enjoy! ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“It has a special decoration, all strangers get excited by the countless lamps above the bar. Evening is one of the bars that many people prefer because it plays louder music!”
  • 26 locals recommend
History Museum
“Casa Parlante is a voyage back in time. The most alive historical museum in Corfu. A 19th century noble mansion comes to life with stories to tell. In the unique architectural setting of a classical mansion in the historic Old town of Corfu, the everyday life of the island’s 19th century nobility is recreated.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“Cafe Kanoni is a trademark when you referring to Corfu. You can enjoy your coffee and admire the Monastery of Vlacherna. Enjoy fresh ice-creams and delicate dishes. You will also enjoy the planes flying so close because the airport is next to Kanoni.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Night Club
“Mostly frequented by youngsters yet not exclusively. The club plays upbeat music, ranging from mainstream Greek and international music, hip hop, house and electro beats.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Location
Kerkira, Peloponnisos Dytiki Ellada ke Ionio
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 8:00 PM