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Canal d'Amour Beach

10 locals recommend

Tips from locals

February 14, 2020
Possibly one of the busier areas of Corfu Island, Sidari has a little gem that you should definitely see. Just shy of the town itself (to the west) is Canal d’Amour, one of Corfu’s most unique spots. Local folklore says that couples that swim through the channel will get married very soon, making it…
November 3, 2019
Really nice Beach with a brilliant view!!Cliffdiving for the adventure
June 27, 2019
The famous coves of Canal d'Amour are situated at the west of Sidari, on the northern side of the island. It is one of the most impressive and photographed spots of Corfu.
October 19, 2018
If you are in a romantic mood visit Canal d'Amour. Legend has it that if two people swim together through Canal D'Amour they will fall in love. Despite the romantic legend it is suitable for both couples and families. The beach is small and cozy, tucked in between rock formations.
August 20, 2018
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“While up north, pay a visit to this bar where the sunset is breathtaking. Extra tip: try and get there in advance (prior to sunset) and sit on one of the swings the bar has while enjoying a cocktail.”
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“Some km before Palaiokastritsa-deep blue sea,clear and cold water,beautiful nature and view. Best to have some things with you because the beach isn't organised. ”
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