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Shadows of the Past: Corfu Town Dark History Walking Tour

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  • Duration: 2,5 Hours
  • Meeting Point: Schulenburg’s Statue
  • Departure: Thursday, 17:30
  • Full Price: 25€ / Person
  • Languages: English
  • Age: Adults only
  • Tour Type: Storytelling- Dark History
Tour Highlights
  • Embark on a 2.5-hour expedition through selected districts of Corfu Town, guided by an expert who will breathe life into its dim and dreary past.
  • Find out about fascinating events that people rarely talk about, yet are all part of this amazing town’s history.
Description

How deeply can you delve into a place’s tumultuous history through a leisurely stroll? Corfu Town, known for its wealth of history and culture, holds secrets that extend far beyond what meets the eye. This tour is your ticket to unearthing the enigmatic and lesser-known side of Corfu.

Beneath the surface lies a narrative of major wars, riots and executions that have etched their mark on Corfu’s existence from the 16th to the 20th century. Join us on this storytelling tour, a walking tour in Corfu Town, and become a keeper of Corfu’s true history.

As you walk around Corfu Town, your guide will narrate everything about the troubled times that Corfu and the locals went through over the centuries. From the remnants of World War II’s atrocities to the silent ruins that bear witness to forgotten struggles, each step unveils a tale waiting to be told. Witness the reconstructed spots that emerged from devastation and pass by the ruins that time has almost forgotten. This tour is a tribute to the spirit of Corfu and its enduring people.

For those who seek stories and facts that delve into the soul-stirring past, the stories seldomly shared, this walking tour beckons. Join us in preserving Corfu’s authentic history, one step at a time.

Price Includes
  • Licensed tour guide

Meeting Point

Tour departs from the Old Fortress Gate in front of Schulenburg’s statue. Your guide will be holding a lollipop sign with our agency’s logo. (Google Map)

Departure Time

17:30

Important Information
  • The tour is adapted only to adults. Minimum age: 18 years old
  • This tour is not recommended for pregnant or people who are physically challenged, and/or experience cardiovascular issues or asthma.
  • In the summer months,don't forget to bring a hat and sunscreen,comfortable shoes, and a bottle of water.The rest of the year, bring along a light jacket, a coat, an umbrella or anorak, depending on weather conditions.
  • Copyrights: The Tour Itinerary and the content of the tour are the result of the hard work done by our team. Copying the tour itinerary and recording the tour or taking pictures of artefacts and material used by the guide is strictly forbidden.
  • Cancellation Policy: Free Cancellation up to 72 hours in Advance, 72 to 24 hours 50% charged of the cost, less than 24 hours, and no show 100% charged of the cost.
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