Unwind on Holidays to Kontokali
One of the most tranquil and picturesque locations in Greece is waiting to welcome you to a holiday to remember. Kontokali is a gorgeous seaside village on Corfu’s majestic eastern coastline, and it provides the ideal destination for family groups as well as sun-worshippers who are keen to get away from it all.
The place itself is pleasingly peaceful and there’s a wonderfully laid-back air that helps you to unwind from the moment you arrive. There are some delightful bars and tavernas close to the beach, while livelier Corfu destinations are only a few miles away via local taxi services. For a little bit of everything that’s wrapped up in stylish elegance, Kontokali holidays are the answer.
At a glance
- Currency: Euro
- Language: Greek
- Time Zone: GMT +2
- Average flight time: 4h 10m
When to go
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Things to do in Kontokali
If you’re in the mood to explore the wonderful island of Corfu, one of the best things to do in Kontokali is to hire a car for a day or two and to set off on the open road. There are some wonderful towns to be visited, as well as a number of secluded coves which provide the perfect backdrop to a cold drink and a spot of sunbathing.
Venturing further afield is all part of the holiday experience, of course, and on a warm summer evening you’ll find it’s the perfect time to walk along the coastal road to nearby Gouvia. The walk takes around 30 minutes, and it offers plenty of attractive photo opportunities along the way.
Close to Kontokali’s beautiful marina you will find a number of bars and restaurants waiting to tempt you in. As is the case with every Greek island, freshly-caught fish is a mainstay of the local menus. Be sure to try at least one of these specialities before you go home, because they are absolutely delicious.
Time for 100% Relaxation
For 5-star elegance, holidays in Kontokali are definitely the right choice. Close to the waterfront and offering stunning views of the deep azure ocean, from a prime Kontokali location, it’s easy to forget all about life’s stresses and strains as you relax under a warm sun and clear blue skies.
In the immediate vicinity you will find a number of accommodation options to choose from, including several hotels and apartments in the neighbouring resort of Gouvia. The area around Kontokali is something of a paradise for travellers, so speak to loveholidays today and get ready for a trip to remember.
Something for Everyone
There are plenty of things to see and do in and around Kontokali, but the chances are the first item on your agenda will be pure relaxation. The atmosphere, the location and the climate combine to create a wonderful destination in which to soak up the sun and savour long, lazy days on the beautiful sand and shingle beach. Kontokali holidays are certainly all about resting up and indulging is well-deserved ‘me’ time.
Needless to say, there will be times when you’ll want to enjoy something a little more active. You’ll be pleased to know that a number of enjoyable pastimes are available at neighbouring Gouvia. They include snorkelling, which is a must-try in the wonderfully clear waters, and, if you’re up for something a little more daring, paragliding above the stunning beach.
Kontokali boasts an exceptionally impressive waterfront, and the sea is shallow, making it ideal for parents with young children. In the evening, the bars and restaurants give you a chance to enjoy mouth-watering meals while savouring unforgettable views across the water. Livelier towns are located nearby, but a meal here will feel special from the first mouthful to the last.