Paleokastritsa has been - and continues to be - a very popular tourist destination, which attracts a lot of people every year. In the area of the bay of Paleokastritsa you will find restaurants, snack bars, hotels, as well as beaches near the area.
Above the beach of Paleokastritsa is a large monastery the Virgin Mary (Greek Panagia). This monastery dominates the entire region and offers breathtaking views of the island. Founded in the early 13th century, the Paleokastritsa Monastery, along with the Achillion Palace, is one of Corfu's most famous sites.
How to get there...... Corfu trips recommends:
- Full day shared trip Grand Island tour.
- A half day private tour to Paleokastritsa and Corfu Old town.
- A visit Paleokastritsa and Old Corfu town for cruise ship passengers with pick up from the port.