Discover Corfu: Achilleion Palace, Kanoni, Old Town

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4 Hours

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

16 people



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Discover Corfu Tour: Achilleion Palace, Kanoni, Old Town

Embark on a captivating tour of Corfu’s most iconic sights with our “Achilleion – Kanoni – Old Corfu Town” experience. This journey is meticulously crafted to offer an immersive exploration into the island’s rich history, stunning architecture, and breathtaking landscapes.

Begin your adventure at the Achilleion Palace, a magnificent neoclassical mansion built by Empress Elisabeth of Austria, also known as Sissy. Dedicated to the Greek hero Achilles, the palace is surrounded by lush gardens adorned with statues depicting Greek mythology. Inside, discover a treasure trove of art and history, offering insight into the life of the Empress and her admiration for Greek culture.

Next, venture to Kanoni, a picturesque area known for its panoramic views of the Ionian Sea, the tiny Mouse Island (Pontikonisi), and the Vlacherna Monastery. This spot is one of Corfu’s most photographed locations, offering postcard-perfect scenery that captures the essence of the island’s natural beauty.

The tour concludes in the historic heart of Corfu, the Old Town. Wander through the narrow, winding streets of this UNESCO World Heritage site, where Venetian, French, and British influences merge to create a unique architectural blend. Visit landmarks such as the Old Fortress, Saint Spyridon Church, and the bustling Liston promenade. Experience the vibrant culture and timeless charm of Corfu Town, where history is alive at every corner.

This tour is an invitation to discover the soul of Corfu, connecting with its historical legacies, artistic achievements, and the natural splendor that has enchanted visitors for centuries.


  • Mini Van
  • Guide
  • Port Entrance Feeds
  • Private guide
  • Museum Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)


4 Hours



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Discover Corfu: Achilleion Palace, Kanoni, Old Town | Charitos Travel - Corfu Private Tours & Transfers
Nova Stewart

Delightful Experience

The tour kicked off at the majestic Achilleion Palace, where our guide expertly shared insights about Empress Elisabeth and the rich mythology that envelops the palace, enhancing our appreciation. We then moved on to Kanoni, where the breathtaking views of the Ionian Sea captivated everyone. A major highlight was strolling through the cobblestone lanes of Corfu’s Old Town, where we delved into a diverse cultural history spanning various eras. The tour was flawlessly organized, ensuring a smooth and enlightening day of exploration. Although slightly expensive, the unique sights and professional service offered excellent value. It comes highly recommended for those eager to explore the depths of Corfu's historic sites.
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Discover Corfu: Achilleion Palace, Kanoni, Old Town | Charitos Travel - Corfu Private Tours & Transfers
Xavier Gutierrez

Timeless Trip through Corfu

The "Achilleion – Kanoni – Old Corfu Town" excursion offered a captivating exploration of some of Corfu's renowned landmarks. We began at the Achilleion Palace, where the neoclassical architecture and intricately landscaped gardens were simply mesmerizing. Our knowledgeable guide brought the palace's storied past to life. Following that, we visited Kanoni, where the vistas of Mouse Island and Vlacherna Monastery were strikingly beautiful—ideal for any photography enthusiast. We wrapped up our journey in the magical Old Town of Corfu, where history intertwines with vibrant local life. The tour was impeccably organized, with excellent transportation and first-rate service throughout. This experience provided a comprehensive glimpse into the allure and historical richness of Corfu, making it a worthwhile investment.
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Discover Corfu: Achilleion Palace, Kanoni, Old Town | Charitos Travel - Corfu Private Tours & Transfers


Our company, Charitos Tourist Enterprises S.A., first established in 1978,enjoys a number of years of experience and expertise in the tourism & travel industry and ranks amongst the leading local agencies in Corfu. A position achieved through our faithful commitment of offering top quality service with a personal touch and a smile.

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