Select Services

Travel throughout the centuries starting from Achilleion Palace, continue with Mouse Island and complete your tour with a romantic promenade at the picturesque Old Town.

Day 1
Approximate Duration: 4 hours

Spend your time experiencing Corfu's most beautiful and renowned landmarks. Driving through countryside dotted with lemon and olive trees, to reach the charming village of Gastouri where the Achilleion Palace stands. It was built by the Empress Elizabeth of Austria in 1891 and was recently renovated. Its beautiful gardens, full of exotic flowers and the imposing figures of Achilles dominating in the center, offer magnificent views of the Ionian Sea. Then, driving along the coastal road of Perama, where you will stop to take photographs of the famous views of the Mouse Island before returning to Corfu Town. Leave your coach in the Esplanade, the main square of the town, for a walk through the picturesque streets of the Old town. Here you will view historical sights such as the residence of the British High Commissioner, the Venetian quarters of Cambiello and Corfu's historical center, the Town Hall and the Church of Saint Spyridon, Patron Saint of Corfu. At the end of the tour you can either board your coach to return to the ship or remain in the city and return to your ship later on your own.