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Tour Code: CGT9E

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Small Group: Corfu Town Fortresses Guided Tour

  • Duration: 4 Hours
  • Meeting Point: Schulenburg’s Statue
  • Departure: Saturday, 09:30
  • Full Price: 59€ / Person
  • Children 6-11: 43€ / Person
  • Languages: English
  • Min No of participants: 4
  • Max No of participants: 12
  • Age: Minimum 11
  • Tour Type: Guided Tour-History, Dark History
Tour Highlights
  • Wander around within the walls of the Old Fortress to discover the place where the Old Town of Corfu initially grew; learn everything about the history of the most famous defense work in Corfu. Extra bonus, the beautiful view over the sea and Corfu Town!
  • Stroll around the walls of the imposing New Fortress and get carried away by the wonderful Venetian symbols and majestic panoramic views.

Whether you are a history buff or a fortress aficionado, Corfu won’t let you down. Join us on this Corfu Town Fortresses Tour and take a closer look at major fortification wonders.

This tour is a great way to delve into local history! The fortresses of Corfu are amongst the most important in Europe. Built in the 16th century, their walls were just impregnable. The Old Town was surrounded by walls with four gates, of which only two survive.

Follow your expert guide who will show you around both fortresses and will present to you the various phases of the defense works. You will walk along the coast to reach the preserved gates and the spots that were demolished along with two of the gates. It’s a great journey through the centuries!

The best part is when reaching a couple of panoramic spots from where you will enjoy the extraordinary view. It’s well-worth the climb, so don’t miss it.

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


Price Includes

  • Licensed tour guide

Price Excludes

  • Entrance fee to the Old Fortress
  • Entrance fee to the New Fortress
  • Drinks Meals / refreshments
  • Transfers from / to the hotel, port, etc.
  • Tips
Important Information
  • This tour is not recommended for babies or toddlers,pregnant,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.
  • If the minimum of people attending the tour is not reached we will have to cancel the tour for a full refund.
  • 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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