Achilleion, Paleokastritsa and Corfu Town – Half Day
Pickup at the port and drive to Achilleion Palace, built by the Byzantines to protect against pirates and invaders. It is a beautiful white mansion former residence of Empress Elizabeth of Austria – who was affectionately known as Sisi. The richly decorated palace is set among pretty gardens overlooking the sea and is dedicated to the most famous hero of Greek mythology, Achilles.
After the visit to the palace, drive to Paleokastritsa Bay where you can have free time with possibilities of visiting the Monastery of the Virgin Mary or joining a boat trip to Blue Caves.
Then drive to Corfu town center which was colonized by the Ancient Greeks, the Romans, the Byzantines, the Normans and then the Venetians still has the uniquely Venetian style which has survived to this day
Transfer back to port.