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On the southeast side of the island, an equally beautiful beach is to be found. Agios Ioannis Peristeron is considered as the ideal beach for children. It has easy access, it is organized whereas it offers many sea sports options. The beach is covered with pebbles and dark-colored sand, whilst it is rumored for its shallow waters. Your kids will definitely enjoy playing upon its sandy surface, while you can wander upon the wooden platforms along the sea water
Within 20 minutes far from city centre you will reach Benitses. It is about a famous beach with many references in old, rustic songs. Back then Benitses used to be a local fishers’ village, but right now it is one of the most crowded beaches along Corfu. It is a considered as a safe option for families with kids, since its waters are nearly always calm. Go for swimming, have a late evening walking and enjoy a dish of fresh seafood!
Just 14 kilometers away, Ipsos is well-known for its nightlife thanks to its numerous bars and clubs. Ipsos coastline spreads within a bay, whereas the whole village extends backwards. Ipsos is an organized beach with pebbles and totally transparent waters whereas it provides many options for sea sports. The sea is usually calm, whereas its depth increases gradually.
Well…sometimes it’s good to live in the city, especially when the beach is just 1 minute walking away from your home. Mon Repo is situated on the top of a hill, upon which the homonym palace was built. By descending the hill, visitors can explore a hidden beach called “Kardaki”. However, those, who just want to enjoy a coffee or relax upon a chaise lounge, can visit the organized part of the beach called “Mon Repo Royal Baths”. Totally worth-visiting at night!
In Alikes beach, anyone can enjoy swimming in its calm waters. Within a few minutes you can reach the beach, which is ideal for an everyday getaway. Alikes is a quite, though organized beach, ideal for quick swimming. The beach has easy access, whereas its water is pretty shallow since it starts deepening at 20 meters away from the coast. This is the reason why it is suitable for children. In this beach, you can find sport activities like rent a boat etc.
One of the most famous beaches all over Corfu is Gouvia beach. A small, still beautiful beach, covered with pebbles and sand, has easy access with often public transportation service. Even if it is small, Gouvia beach is organized, since you can find cafeterias and restaurants literally within 2 minutes. Standing on the coast, anyone can view towards the temple of Ipapanti. Take a walk also in Gouvia Marina, which is the reason why this small village has transformed into a busy, touristic resort.
Dassia is located on the northeast side of the island and it has easy access. It is only 13 kilometers away from Corfu Town. Dassia beach is characterized as ideal for families, whereas it is known for its shallow and calm waters. The beach is narrow and all of its extent is covered with pebbles and sand. Right opposite to the beach, the mountains of Albania and Corfiot mainland are standing. This beach disposes also platform for divers.