The famous Achillion Palace, quintessential settlements in genuine Venetian architecture, azure blue waters embraced by luscious landscape and breathtaking sunset views above the emerald Ionian waters set up a majestic setting in Corfu island. We picked for you the most photogenic places in Corfu, to create amazing moments to remember and images to share.
The old Venetian Fortress
Built on an artificial islet surrounded by fortifications, the old Venetian fortress stands on the eastern side of the town of Corfu, on a rocky peninsula that penetrates into the sea. During sunset time, it offers amazing spots for shots with stunning view to the old city!
A picturesque mountainside settlement, about 10 km far from Corfu city. Surrounded by a large olive grove, the old houses of traditional architecture built close to each other, breathe the sense of past era. Located in the mountain, it also offers great views for photo shooting.
Gastouri village lies at the east coast of Corfu. This is the picturesque village where Achilleon palace - the summer residence of Sissi - is built. Enjoy a panoramic view to every side of the land: woods, mountains, small mountain villages, green fields. The scenery is a favorite topic in classic paintings.
Surrounded by lush vegetation, the charming sandy bay of Glyfada is the most known in Corfu and offers great views for shots.
Sunset from Pelekas
Popular throughout the centuries, Kaiser Wilhelm II used to spend his evenings watching the sun fading into the Ionian Sea. People still gather at the top of the hill, the so called "Kaiser's throne", to watch and capture the breathtaking sunset on a dramatic panoramic backdrop of the Ionian Sea.