If you are looking to combine an authentic, local experience with typical sightseeing, this tour is your perfect choice! Discover the authentic side of Corfu at the multi-awarded Governor's Olive Mill and explore the rich history and culture of the island when you visit its most popular attractions: the imposing Achillion Palace and the pircturesque Corfu Town!
DURATION 8 hour
LOCATION Corfu, Greece
Following a pickup from your hotel, hop in your private, air-conditioned vehicle and get ready to discover the best that Corfu has to offer!
Your day kicks off at the family-run Governor’s Olive Mill - it's time to immerse into the world of this Exceptional Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil! Meet the Dafnis family, visit the 15th century mill and learn everything about the history of this Olive Oil. Experience an original Olive Oil Tasting session including Greek delicacies and learn how to recognize the Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Get back to your private vehicle and enjoy the short journey to the impressive Achillion Palace, Corfu’s most visited museum! This Palace was once home to Empress Elizabeth of Austria (Princess Sissi) who built this Palace to escape the tragedies of her life, including the assassination of her beloved son. Take a stroll through the Palace Gardens, gaze out at the incredible sea views and marvel at the impressive statues of important Greek figures which reveal Princess Sissi fondness of Greek mythology! When you enter the palace, admire the frescoes, magnificent paintings and neoclassical architecture belongings.
The last stop of your tour is the beautiful Corfu Town, with its rich cultural heritage and authentic character! Stroll through the little streets, discover the charming historical center with its distinctive architecture and browse through the local souvenir shops. Highlights of Corfu Town include the Saint Spyridon Church, the Liston Square, the Old Fortress and the Palace of Saint Michael and Saint George.
After a day full of unforgettable moments, get back on your coach and enjoy a comfortable journey back to your hotel!
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