Corfu lies in the north of the Ionian Sea at the entrance of the Adriatic. The island has many attractions to offer boat charter visitors such as historical monuments, charming traditional villages, impressive views, and golden beaches. A yacht charter in Corfu is a wonderful chance to combine a sailing vacation with an experience of the ancient Greek culture. You will find plenty of Venetian ruins, museums, universities, libraries and other historical places to explore if you are enthusiastic about encountering this amazing heritage.
The city of Corfu is a famous port, well known in the Mediterranean sailors’ community. It has been a strategic point for centuries, and is now one of the most visited yacht charter destinations in the Ionian Sea. Because of the many marvels and treasures it has to offer, Corfu city is considered to be one of the most elegant and beautiful towns in Greece. Here you will find many marinas on crystal-clear waters, ready to provide everything your boat rental may need in marina services.
Sailing around the Ionian Islands is a true pleasure and can be done even by beginning skippers. In case you don’t hold a skipper’s licence, simply choose a skippered yacht charter in Corfu and let yourself enjoy a carefree sailing holidays that will be hard to forget.Read MoreLess
By plane: Corfu International Airport, just 2 km from the city, receives daily flights from Athens, and weekly arrivals from other nearby islands. There are also international flights available from many other European cities, although a majority of them are operated only during the summer season. The airport is connected with the town of Corfu by a public bus and a taxi service.
By bus: The private bus transport company Corfu KTEL connects Corfu to Athens, Patra, Thessaloniki, and many other cities, on a daily basis.
By boat: The main Corfu ports are Neo Limani and Paleo Lima. The Neo Limani port has ferry service from Italy (Venice, Ancona, Bari, Brindisi), Himara and Saranda in Albania, and Igoumenitsa and Patras. The Paleo Lima port offers service to the island of Vidos.
By car: Driving from Athens, take the Athens-Patra national highway heading to Patra. From Patra, there are two options: take a boat, or continue your drive on to Igoumenitsa and then take a ferry to Corfu. Driving from Thessaloniki, follow the Egnatia Odos until Igoumenitsa and take the ferry to Corfu.Read MoreLess