Full-Day Bus Trip of Corfu's West Coast

Sail away to Corfu's west coast, stroll in its traditional villages, Lakones, Makrades, Vistonas.

Discover its emerald gem, Paleokastritsa with the amazing caves. Swim and relax in paradise.



  • Laze around in Corfu’s laid-back west coast, no rush, no hassle
  • Chill out and swim at the emerald jewel Palaiokastritsa, a wonder of nature
  • Explore Palaiokastritsa’s caves and its marine paradise on a boat tour
  • Behold the panoramic vista of Paleokastritsa from the Balcony of Gods, Lakones
  • Unveil olive oil history, taste flavors at Enotis Museum, stroll qaint villages


Starting location: Dougla’s Column
Meeting time:
Departure time: 9:00

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  • 10 hours


Embark on a journey to Palaiokastritsa, Corfu’s enchanting jewel, and let its natural beauty captivate your senses. Climb the steps to the Monastery of Theotokos, perched high on a cliff overlooking the turquoise waters. Dip into the crystal-clear waters of its pristine beaches, and let the vibrant hues of the scenery mesmerize you.

Embark on a boat tour to explore the hidden grottoes and caves of Palaiokastritsa, including the mystical Cave of Nausica and the mesmerizing Blue Eye, while marveling at the vibrant coral reefs beneath the surface of the Ionian Sea. Savor the local flavors and renowned wines, and indulge in shopping sprees to collect unique souvenirs. If you are looking for a place to relax and enjoy the beauty of the world, you are in the right place!

As you stand on Lakones’ “Balcony of Gods,” marvel at the breathtaking panoramic view of Palaiokastritsa, its heart-shaped bay shimmering beneath the sun.

Capture this unforgettable moment with a snap, and savor the tranquility of the cliff-top café. Delve into Makrades, a charming village adorned with colorful traditional houses and fragrant flowerpots. Explore its labyrinthine streets, discover hidden corners, and admire the iconic Agios Christoforos church.

Explore the Enotis olive oil museum at Vistonas. A guided tour of the museum will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the history of olive trees and olive oil production, including the care of olive groves, the various stages of oil production, and proper storage methods. Savor the flavors of olive oil and its associated products. Lose yourself in the tranquil ambiance of Vistonas, a place where time seems to stand still.

A must-do day tour for those who seek the authentic beauty of Corfu, where nature and tradition intertwine.


  • Pickup and drop-off from central location in Corfu Town
  • Bus transportation to all locations
  • Air-conditioned comfortable bus
  • English speaking trip attendant -archeologist
  • Basic travel insurance (during transportation)
  • Free wi-fi
  • Available baby seat with request
  • Free entrance and tasting to Enotis Olive oil Museum


  • No food (lunches or beverages are included.), personal expenses.
  • Boat tour to Palaiokastritsa 13€ (optional)
  • Tips


  • Please be informed that there is the possibility of modifying the schedule of the excursion according to current weather conditions on the island; in case of non-favorable weather conditions, might be replaced by visiting some nearby places.
  • Make sure to arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes prior to tour departure.

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Water
  • Flip- flops


Starting location: Dougla’s Column
Arrival at Palaiokastritsa: 9:45
Estimate time: Approximately a 45‘ minute drive
Time on Palaiokastritsa: 4.30 hours
Departure from Palaiokastritsa: 14:15
Arrival at Lakones-Bella Vista: 14:45
Estimate time: Approximately a 30’ minute drive
Time on Lakones-Bella Vista: 45 minutes
Departure from Lakones-Bella Vista: 15:30
Arrival at Makrades: 15:45
Estimate time: Approximately a 15’ minute drive
Time on Makrades: 45 minutes
Departure from Makrades: 16:30
Arrival at Vistonas: 16:45
Estimate time: Approximately 15’ minute drive
Time on Vistonas: 60 minutes
Departure from Vistonas: 17:45
Arrival at Dougla‘s Column: 19:00
Estimate time: Approximately a 75’ minute drive

The dwell times at the main stops are allowed to vary during peak traffic periods, as estimated by the trip attendants.

Duration of the day trip: 10 hours (from 9:00 am to 19:00 pm)
Meeting Point: Douglas Column (On the way to the seafront boulevard of Garitsa bay, on the intersection of Alexandras and Dimokratias Avenue)