Corfu: Historic Buildings and Great Personalities Tour

Corfu: Historic Buildings and Great Personalities Tour

From $51.03 per person

Tour around the old town of Corfu and take a journey back in time. Join this unique guided walking tour that explores the historic buildings and great personalities of Corfu.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 3 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
German, English

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the charming architecture of Corfu old town through iconic buildings, historic landmarks, and scenic neighbourhoods.
  • Find out everything about the brilliant personalities that lived in Corfu
  • Visit Casa Parlante, a fascinating living history museum
Full description
Corfu old town is an unmatched UNESCO world heritage site well worth exploring. Explore the most iconic buildings of the town of Corfu with an expert guide on this walking tour. Your guide will lead you through charming quarters and show you around Venetian-style mansions. Stroll through lively plazas and down quiet cobbled streets. Discover places where some of the most eminent personalities lived. Hear stories from the history of the town. Corfu is a cradle of art and tradition. Many buildings reflects its rich history and culture. You'll see the Old Fortress, Spianada Square, the elegant Liston building, City Hall square with the Duomo and the Old Theatre, the Ionian Parliament and the Ionian University, the historic neighborhood of Campielo, the Palace of Saint Michael and Saint George, the coastal neighbourhood of Mouragia, and the Jewish district and synagogue. At the end of the tour, you'll also visit Casa Parlante, a 19th-century mansion turned into a living history museum with your guide.
Includes
  • Licensed tour guide
  • Entrance fees and guide at Casa Parlante
  • Transfers from the hotel, port, etc.
  • Meals & refreshments
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 4 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • People with respiratory issues
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

Select participants and date

Participants

Date

Prepare for the activity

The details below may change if you update your current selection:

    Meeting point

    Your tour departs from the Old Fortress gate in front of Schulenburg’s statue. Your guide will be holding a lollipop sign with the local partner's logo on it.

    Open in Google Maps ⟶
    Important information

    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Hat
    • Umbrella
    • Sunscreen
    • Water
    • Jacket

    Know before you go

    • This tour is not suitable for wheelchair users and is not recommended for people with limited mobility.
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 2 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5/5
    • Value for money
      5/5
    • Service
      5/5
    • Organization
      5/5
    Sort by

    Sort by

    July 25, 2019

    Translate

    Very interesting tour with a very good city guide, she brought us closer to Corfu with so many details and showed us so many nice corners. Their knowledge was overwhelming. Contrary to expectations, the tour was not canceled despite the small number of participants. Thanks a lot for this.

    November 22, 2019

    Organized by

    Product ID: 261352