Corfu Guided Tours

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I choose the best tour/activity?

All of our tours are unique, so what you need to take in consideration is what you really like by reading each tour details.

Can I join a tour late or leave it early?

It’s extremely difficult if not impossible to join a tour after it has begun. It is possible to leave a tour early however you will be responsible for your own arrangements from the moment you decide to leave the tour. You would also be responsible for all costs associated with joining a tour late or leaving one early.

I have booked an activity for after the tour. Will I have enough time?

We always aim to keep our tours on schedule and the times we set. However, on occasions tours may run up to 30 minutes late. You should keep this in mind when booking activities afterwards.

How many people can join a tour?

You can expect up to 25 persons.

Are children welcome on the tours?

The tours involve more than 2 hours walking and standing. Some children might not be able to do this and may have a limited attention span. Please consider whether a tour is suitable for your children before booking.

How can I find out if my tour is handicap accessible?

Unfortunately none of our excursions are handicap accessible, We do organize though special private/group excursion on request.

Am I eligible for reduced price at different archaelogical sites and museums?

Please note that all entrances or fees to different arcaeological sites, museums or other areas of interest are not included in the price of the excursion unless it is mentioned.

Certain categories pay a reduced admission fee and others enjoy a free entrance. All children below 18 years old have a free entrance pass to all museum and archeological sites exept from Achilleion Palace and private museums.

Reduced Admission for:

– Greek citizens and citizens of other Member – States of the European Union who are over 65 years old, upon presentation of their ID card or passport for verification of their age and country of origin.
– The accompanying parents on educational visits of elementary schools.
– University students and students at Technological Educational Institutes or equivalent schools from countries outside the EU by showing their student ID

Free Admission for:

– Cultural Card holders
– Escorting teachers during the visits of schools and institutions of Primary, Secondary and Tertiary education and of military schools. Holders of a valid unemployment card.
– Members of Societies and Associations of Friends of Museums and Archaeological Sites, upon presentation of their certified membership card.Members of the ICOM-ICOMOS.
– Persons possessing a free admission card.
– The employees of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports and the Archaeological Receipts Fund, upon presentation of their service ID card.
– The official guests of the Greek government, with the approval of the General Director of Antiquities.
– University students and Students of Higher Education Institutes, Technological Educational Institutes, Military Schools or equivalent Schools of member states of the European Union, as well as Schools of Guides, upon presentation of their student identity card.
– Young people, under the age of 18, after demonstrating the Identity Card or passport to confirm the age.
– Guides or escorts of groups with special needs.

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I cannot select the date that I'’m looking for; what can I do?

That means that either the excursion is fully booked for that date or the excursion is not available.

How do you handle the heat? Do you run Corfu Town tours in the summertime?

Summertime is the main tourist season in Corfu, and it gets pretty hot. We try our best to keep our guests cool, but recommend you wear cool clothing and carry water with you. If you want to avoid the summer heat, we suggest choosing one of our evening or night tours.

Will the tour still happen if it rains?

We cancel a walking tour only on rare occasions during extreme weather.

What is your payment policy?

You need to pay with credit card. We do not accept any other forms of payment. All prices are in euro per person or per group.

Is tipping included and if not, how much should I budget?

Tips are not included in the tour price and tipping is entirely at your discretion.

Are parking facilities available near the start point of the Corfu Town tours?

There are limited parking spaces in Corfu town, and tickets cost between €3 and €5 for all day.
The closest parking point is in Spianada Square, but that one is generally full during high season. Also, there is a high risk of getting stuck in heavy traffic.
The most accessible parking is on the outskirts of the town, close to the New Fortress. These parking spaces are an around 15-to-20-minute walk from our meeting point at the Old Fortress.

Is there public transport available to the start point of the tour?

There is the Corfu City Bus (Blue Bus) that goes to Kanoni. All other stations are on San Rocco Square, a 10-minute walk from our meeting point. The Green Buses Station is around 30 minutes on foot from our meeting point.

Are there any taxi stations in the town?

Yes, there is one in Spianada Square, one at the old Port and one in San Rocco Square.

During the high season, especially in August, there is a great demand for taxis, so please be sure to prebook for your return. As tours often take longer than scheduled, please book a taxi for 15 to 20 minutes after the scheduled end of the tour.

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