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Corfu Town Hidden History Walking Tour

  • Duration: 2,5 Hours
  • Meeting Point: Marks & Spencer
  • Departure: Tuesday, 10:00
  • Full Price: 25€ / Person
  • Languages: English
  • Age: Minimum 16
  • Tour Type: Guided Tour- Dark History, Modern History
Tour Highlights
  • Explore the side of Corfu that even the best guidebooks don’t dare to cover.
  • Visit the British Cemetery and take a journey through Corfu's modern streets and history.
  • Walk through backstreets and experience the real Corfu Town.
  • Experience an enthralling blend of the town's mysterious past and its vibrant present.
Description

Step off the beaten path and embrace Corfu Town from a completely different perspective. Corfu’s New Town harbors secrets that few guidebooks dare to divulge in. Embark on a captivating journey through the modern side of Corfu Town, revealing its hidden stories and back streets that few tourists ever tread. This is your chance to go beyond the pages of the typical guidebooks and unearth a fresh, unprecedented outlook on Corfu. This journey unearths the town’s modern history, exposing concealed truths and illuminating the shadowy corners of its story.

Your local guide will lead you through the town, shedding light on its recent history, industrialization, and urbanization. Witness neoclassical marvels standing alongside small working-class dwellings and unravel the impact of British occupation and World War II on island life.

Experience history firsthand at the British Cemetery and bridge the gap between past and present. The British Cemetery stands as a testament to a pivotal era in Corfu’s history, offering a somber yet essential glimpse into the town’s past. It is a moment of reflection that will leave an indelible mark on your journey.

Indulge in an authentic urban adventure, where hidden historic sites intertwine seamlessly with modern attractions. This walking tour is meticulously crafted for those who seek to explore the lesser-known facets of the town, all while being accompanied by a seasoned local guide.

If you’re an avid explorer with a penchant for unearthing hidden histories, this tour promises an enriching and inspiring experience. Join us in unraveling the enigmatic charm of Corfu’s New Town.

Places to be explored
  • Modern Town of Corfu
  • Visit to the British Cemetery

Meeting Point

The meeting point is in front of Marks and Spencer store in Corfu Town. Your guide will be holding a lollipop sign with our agency’s logo. (Google Map)

Departure Time

10:00

Price Includes

  • Licensed tour guide

Price Excludes

  • Transfers from / to the hotel
  • Entrance fees (not required)
  • Meals/Drinks
  • Tips
Important Information
  • Medium walk difficulty
  • For this tour you are advised to wear comfortable shoes and be dressed appropriately for entering religious sites.
  • Minimum age recommendation: 16 years old.
  • This tour involves a long walk, so you are advised to wear comfortable shoes. It’s 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.
  • 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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