Paleokastritsa is one of the most recognizable areas in Corfu, about 25k/m away from Corfu town, with beautiful crystal waters. It’s one of the top destinations in Corfu, with a big organized beach (sun bed, umbrellas, etc.) hotels, small bars and restaurants. The beauty of the landscape of Paleokastritsa is amazing, because of the pines and the golden sand of the beach. The main beaches are located beneath the monastery and near the harbor. Paleokastritsa, consists of two peninsulas and six small bays. The landscape remains unchanged through time. The main beach of Paleokastritsa, providing all amenities to visitors. If you belong to those who avoid the crowd, then smaller bays as Alypa, Agia Triada, Agios Petros, Ambelaki and Platakia are perfect for you.
Paleokastritsa is one of the most famous holiday spots on the island, with lot of tourist facilities and residences that pop up between the trees, without altering the traditional character of Paleokastritsa. Visitors have the opportunity to relax and enjoy the sea, on the main bay or the smaller ones. Finally, it is worth to visit the famous historic monastery of Panagia Palaiokastritisa, founded in 1225. The monastery is built on a cliff, with a breathtaking view. Below the monastery you can see the Ortholithos, Kolovri and Skeloudi islands.