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Paleokastritsa is a village located at the west side of the island, at an approximately 24km drive from Corfu’s airport. It’s probably one of the most famous destinations on the island. Paleokastritsa means “little old castle”, referring to the nearby Angelokastro and it has been inhabited since ancient times.

Paleokastritsa has been and still is a very popular touristic destination. There are many little bays, caves, rocky hills with rich vegetation, crystal clear waters. The green and blue view is enough to captivate anyone. You can find all sorts of facilities and accommodation in Paleokastritsa, vehicle rentals, boat rentals, restaurants and bars at amazing viewpoints, souvenir shops and lots of resorts. One of the most famous sites at Paleokastritsa is the monastery/museum at the top of the hill, dating back to the 13th century.

Paleokastritsa’s bays vary in sand and pebbles, warm and cold waters. Snorkeling is very popular due to the reef that surrounds the beaches. Near Paleokastritsa you can visit Ermones, Lakones, Liapades, Doukades, Skripero.


You can book your private transfer from Corfu airport to Paleokastritsa easily online now.

Your driver will meet you at the exit of the airport upon your arrival with a sign with your name on it, so you can avoid waiting and long taxi cues. Your transfer is private and pre-booked, you will be provided with a professional, English speaking driver who will be tracking your flight, so you do not have to worry about any delays at the airport. You can pay for your transfer online or you can pay with cash upon arrival. Additionally, we can provide you with baby seats or boosters if needed. We can provide you with a standard car for transfers of 1-3 people, a mini-van for transfer up to 8 people and a mini-bus for transfers up to 12 people. The vehicles used at the transfers are new and air-conditioned. Wi Fi and charging points are available. Transfers are direct to/from your accommodation or the pick up/drop off point of your choice, and we are constantly available for communication through What’s App, Viber, cellphone and email. Do not hesitate to contact us for bigger groups or other special requests.

Estimated duration from Corfu Airport to Paleokastritsa: 35 minutes

In partnership with:

Akrotiri Beach Hotel, Paleo Artnouveau Hotel.