Situated on the southern tip of Corfu, Kavos is known as the island’s clubbing capital. Kavos is commonly thought of as a 24/7 party capital. But that’s not really giving it its fair dues as a holiday destination that also offers a good deal of culture and historic heritage, world class attractions in the surrounding area and a wide selection of outdoor activities and sports. You can enjoy a good choice of water based activities here, including speed boat trips, or a visit to the Aqualand water park with your family to keep your kids happy. While Kavos was formerly popular as a lads’ holiday destination, the nightlife has changed and evolved significantly, so it now caters to all types of holidaymaker. Culture vultures will love Kavos’ proximity to Corfu Town – which is just an hour’s drive away – and the beautiful stretch of coastline. Whether you’re planning a family holiday in the summer months or are looking to enjoy some winter sun with your significant other, Kavos has a good mix of nightlife establishments, cultural attractions and scenic natural beauty that will guarantee a memorable 2020 holiday!
Your guide to Kavos holidays
The vibrant city of Corfu is situated in the south of Corfu, and has been attracting visitors from across the world since the 1980s with its gorgeous beaches and bustling nightlife scene. Kavos is celebrated for its fast pace of life and enthusiastic personality, making it the ideal place to enjoy an upbeat holiday with plenty of action and days out. You can embrace the exciting culture of this world class holiday destination by packing your glad rags and heading out clubbing, or opt for a more laid-back break by exploring the scenic villages surrounding Kavos. Shopaholics will enjoy browsing the many shops and markets in the area for souvenirs and high quality clothing and sports equipment, or you can pick out a special piece of jewellery for your significant other.
Kavos Beach is the most popular beach in the south of Corfu, a bustling resort that attracts visitors from across the country, as well as international tourists. Situated 50 kilometres to the south of Corfu Town, Kavos is considered to be one of the most popular beaches on the island. The large beach here features soft sand and a good selection of tourist facilities such as sundecks and parasols. The area is totally safe for children thanks to the shallow, clean waters, and you’re never far away from excellent amenities including hotels, shops, beach bars and snack shops. The eight kilometres of sand here are ideal for spending the day lounging in the sunshine, or taking a dip in the cooling waters of the sea. If you’re in the mood for action and adventure, head out a little further into the waters to enjoy water sports including jet skiing, banana rides and diving. If you’re more of an adrenaline junkie beach fan, you can go bungee jumping or cage catapulting at the waterside instead.