Surrounding area

about Benitses

There is endless information today about the history, the tourist heritage and the culture of Benitses. What we would like our guests to know is that the Benitses area is a protype for a tourist resort that will offer unique experiences to anyone who chooses our village for their holiday. Restaurants, bars, supermarkets, organized beach, ATM, tourist shops, car and motorbike rentals, travel agencies for day trips, water sports, pharmacy, doctor's office, children's playground, and the modern marina are open every day. Even a simple walk through the streets of the village gives the visitors the feeling of living in another era but with the comforts of today.

other places around Corfu

the Achilleion Palace ,once home to the famed Empress Sissi of Austria (9min drive)

the Roman bath ruins that used to be in an ancient villa and you still can see the original mosaic flooring (3min drive or 23min walking)

Mouse Island, a Greek islet with many different views on how it got its name (11min drive)

The Corfu shell museum, you can see many shells and shark jaws. (2min drive or 18min walking)

The Palace of Mon Repos, where Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh, the husband of Queen Elisabeth II, was born into. (23min drive)

Τhe old and new fortresses in Corfu town that were built to protect the island from invasions.

Finally, the old town of Corfu which is included in Unesco’s World Heritage lists. (25min drive).