Corfu
in Nomós Kerkýras of Ionian Islands, Greece

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
39.621 and 19.920 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 39° 37' 14" and E 19° 55' 11"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Modern Greek, English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:14 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/Athens
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:15 am and 8:09 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-43.733 and -176.350 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Matarakau
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Greece in Southern Europe

Safety Score: 3,1 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Greece.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Greece. Last Update: 2020-04-06 07:22:42

Touring Corfu

Corfu in Nomós Kerkýras (Ionian Islands) with it's 27,003 residents is a town located in Greece about 234 mi (or 376 km) north-west of Athens, the country's capital place.

Time in Corfu is now 08:14 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / Athens with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Corfu, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Greece is Ioannis Kapodistrias International Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Greece is Old Town of Corfu in a distance of 0 mi (or 1 km), North-East. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Xarre, Livadhja, Konispol, Sarande and Aliko. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 19°C / 66 °F

Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 14°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 1023 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 93% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Tuesday, 7th of April 2020

14°C (57 °F)
14°C (56 °F)
Few clouds, calm.

Wednesday, 8th of April 2020

14°C (57 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Thursday, 9th of April 2020

14°C (58 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Corfu Palace

Address
0,2 mi
LEOFOROS DEMOKRATIAS 2
49100 Korfu
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Brentanos Apartments ~ A ~ View of Paradise

Address
0,1 mi
Kaizer Bridge
49084 Corfu
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 07:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Fundana Villas

Address
0,5 mi
Road to Paleokastritsa 15 Km
49083 Kerkira
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Aeolos Beach Resort All Inclusive

Address
3,7 mi
Perama
49100 Kerkira
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Bella Mare Hotel

Address
0,1 mi
Avlaki Beach
49100 Korfu
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Divani Corfu Palace

Address
1,5 mi
Nafsikas Str 20
49100 Korfu
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Ariti Grand

Address
1,9 mi
Nafsikas Street 40
491 00 Kerkira
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Cavalieri Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
4 Capodistriou Street
49100 Kerkira
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Siora Vittoria Boutique Hotel

Address
0,2 mi
36, St.Padova Str. Corfu town
49 100 Kerkira
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Kaiser Bridge

Address
4,4 mi
Benitses
49084 Kórfos
Greece

Time Information

Checkout: 11:30 - Checkin: 12:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Llegamos con el crucero a la isla Griega de Corfu

Published: June 13, 2012
Length: 59:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Eduardo Perez

http://www.crucerista.net/corfu Llegamos a la isla de Corfu, y nos encontramos con una ciudad Griega en toda regla. Con ventanas curiosas y con mucha actividad de comercio.


Corfu-Greece.com presents Corfu Town, Liston views

Published: September 24, 2008
Length: 20:57 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Corfu -Greece

http://www.corfu-greece.com Corfu Town, Liston overview video.


Corfu - Glyfada Beach **OMG How Beautiful**

Published: June 06, 2012
Length: 53:25 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Nick Sellors

Quick visit to Glyfada beach. Would have been longer if I'd not got lost 1000000 times en route.


Paleokastritsa - Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece

Published: October 27, 2010
Length: 26:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa

http://tripwow.tripadvisor.com/tripwow/ta-00a0-81e4-4481?ytv2=1 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor™ company) Paleokastritsa Corfu Read more at: http://www.travelpod....


Agios Gordios - Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece

Published: December 01, 2010
Length: 54:13 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa

http://tripwow.tripadvisor.com/tripwow/ta-00a0-d086-15e3?ytv2=1 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor™ company) Agios Gordios Corfu A beautiful beach with a wide...


Educational video of Intra-articular injection of Hyaluronic acid in a knee joint

Published: November 01, 2011
Length: 05:32 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: John Yannopapas

Consultant Orthopaedic Mr Vasilis Pandis kindly demonstrates us the simplicity of the technique of injecting Hyaluronic acid in a painful knee joint affected by psoriatic arthropathy and osteoarthr...


San Rocco Square Corfu Greece

Published: July 13, 2009
Length: 48:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: John Yannopapas

a short video of San Rocco Square in the heart of Corfu Town, Corfu island Greece.


Corfu Mountain - ***STUNNING VIEWS**

Published: June 05, 2012
Length: 54:14 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Nick Sellors

Top of the main mountain on Corfu with amazing views and overlooking Albania.


Mantzarou Rizospaston street Corfu Greece

Published: July 13, 2009
Length: 53:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: John Yannopapas

Taken mid July 2009 ,this is a view of Corfu's Town centre at the junction of Mantzarou and Rizospaston Voulefton street.


Corfu Town

Published: February 13, 2012
Length: 38:13 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: SiliconValet2

Views of Corfu Town showing the old town, the harbour and the Liston.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ionian Academy

The Ionian Academy was the first Greek academic institution established in modern times and it is located in Corfu. It was established by Frederick North, 5th Earl of Guilford in 1824. It is also considered the precursor of the Ionian University. It had Philological, Law and Medical Schools. The first period of existence of its Medical School was from 1824-1828. The second from 1844-1865 (when the Ionian islands united with Greece).

Located at 39.6208, 19.9239 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Corfu, Buildings and structures in the Ionian Islands, United States of the Ionian Islands

Corfu (city)

Corfu (Greek: Κέρκυρα - Kérkyra) is a city and a former municipality on the island of Corfu, Ionian Islands, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform, it is part of the municipality Corfu, of which it is a municipal unit. It is the capital of the island and of the Corfu regional unit. The city also serves as a capital for the region of the Ionian Islands. The city (pop. 28,185 in 2001) is a major tourist attraction, and has played an important role since the 8th century.

Located at 39.6167, 19.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Corfu (regional unit), Greek prefectural capitals, Greek regional capitals, World Heritage Sites in Greece

Ionian University

The Ionian University is a university located in the city of Corfu, Greece. It was established in 1984 by the Greek government under the Prime Ministership of Andreas Papandreou, in recognition of Corfu's contribution to Education in Greece as the seat of the first University of Greece, the Ionian Academy, that was established in 1824, forty years before the cession of the Ionian islands to Greece and just three years after Greece's Revolution of 1821.

Located at 39.6206, 19.9156 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Greece, Science and technology in Greece, Corfu, Educational institutions established in 1984, Buildings and structures in the Ionian Islands

United States of the Ionian Islands

The United States of the Ionian Islands (Greek: Ηνωμένον Κράτος των Ιονίων Νήσων, Inoménon Krátos ton Ioníon Níson, literally "United State of the Ionian Islands"; Italian: Stati Uniti delle Isole Ionie) was a state and amical protectorate of the United Kingdom between 1815 and 1864. It was the successor state of the Septinsular Republic. It is located in modern Greece, to whom it was ceded as a gift of the United Kingdom to the newly enthroned King George I, at the end of the protectorate.

Located at 39.6167, 19.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of modern Greece, United States of the Ionian Islands, Greece–United Kingdom relations

Kerkyra Stadium

Kerkyra Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Kerkyra, Greece. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Kerkyra FC. The stadium holds 2,685 people and was built in 1961.

Located at 39.6114, 19.9158 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Kerkyra FC, Football venues in Greece, Multi-purpose stadiums in Greece, Corfu, Buildings and structures in the Ionian Islands

Archaeological Museum of Corfu

The Archaeological Museum of Corfu (Greek: Αρχαιολογικό Μουσείο Κέρκυρας) in Corfu, Greece was built between 1962 - 1965. The museum land was donated by the city of Corfu. Its initial purpose was to house the archaeological finds from the Temple of Artemis in Corfu. In 1994 it was expanded with the addition of two more exhibit halls that display the more recent finds at the ancient citadel of Corfu. It is located on 1 Vraila Armeni St.

Located at 39.6188, 19.9219 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Archaeological museums in Greece, Museums in Corfu

Banknote Museum

The Banknote Museum of Alpha Bank is a museum located in Corfu, Greece. It showcases an almost complete collection of the Greek currency from 1822 to present, about 2000 items. It includes the first treasury bonds issued by the newly liberated Greek State in 1822 until the replacement of the drachma by the euro in 2002. It also includes sketches essays and printing plates of Greek banknotes. One of its rarest holdings is the 1860 "colonata".

Located at 39.6247, 19.9225 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Corfu, Numismatic museums

Museum of Asian art of Corfu

The Museum of Asian art of Corfu is a museum in the Palace of St. Michael and St. George in Corfu, Greece. The only museum in Greece dedicated to the art of Asia, it has collections of Chinese art, Japanese art, Indian art and others.

Located at 39.6258, 19.9247 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Corfu, Asian art museums, Art museums and galleries in Greece, Art museums established in 1927, 1927 establishments in Greece

Serbian Museum of Corfu

The Serbian Museum of Corfu is a museum in Corfu, Greece. It houses rare exhibits about the Serbian soldiers' tragic fate during the First World War. The remnants of the Serbian Army of about 150,000 soldiers together with their government in exile, found refuge and shelter in Corfu, following the collapse of the Serbian Front as a result of the Austro-Hungarian attack of the 6 October 1915.

Located at 39.6221, 19.9222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Corfu, History museums in Greece, Military and war museums in Greece, World War I museums

Temple of Artemis (Corfu)

The Temple of Artemis is an ancient edifice in Ephesus, Turkey, built in archaic-style around 580 BC in the ancient city of Ephesus, in what is known today as the suburb of Garitsa. The temple was dedicated to Artemis and functioned as a sanctuary. It is known as the first Doric temple exclusively built with stone, marble. It is also considered the first building to have incorporated all of the elements of the Doric architectural style. It took the townspeople 120 years to fix it and rebulid.

Located at 39.6075, 19.9178 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Greek temples, Artemis, History of Corfu

Mon Repos, Corfu

Mon Repos is a villa on the island of Corfu, Greece. It lies south of Corfu City in the forest of Palaiopolis.

Located at 39.6061, 19.9258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal residences in Greece, Houses in Greece, Palaces in Greece, Museums in Corfu, Archaeological museums in Greece

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Corfu.

Popular in vicinity

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Corfu, Corcyra, Korfu, Kérkyra, Corfú, Κέρκυρα, شهر کورفو, Corfou, קורפו, Krf, CFU, Corfù, ケルキラ, 케르키라, Корфу, Керкира, Крф, Керкіра, 克基拉市