Tour to Mon Repos Palace & Old Corfu town
Combine a tour to the unique old town of Corfu with a visit to the British estate Mon Repos Palace!
Recommended for groups of minimum 10 people and travel Agencies
Embark on your private vehicle to start your tour with a visit to the famous Mon Repos palace, an impressive neoclassical mansion built by the British Commissioner during the colonial era.
The exterior and interior of the mansion are fully preserved and surrounded by lush gardens with rare vegetation and small animals. On the first floor of the mansion is sheltered the archaeological museum of Paleopolis, exhibiting an interesting collection of ancient objects, tomb remnants and ceramics. The guide will share the history of the mansion and the museum with you.
Afterwards, you will continue your tour towards the Corfu Old Town where you will notice the Venetian presence in architecture and style. You will see the Spianada square, the theatre of San Giacomo and the former English Palace. As you walk besides these monuments, you will sense the unique cultural blending of the town. You will also visit the 16th century Church of St. Spyridon, the Protector Saint of the island.
Some free time will also be available for shopping before the return to your ship.
Duration: 4 hours.
Private transfers by deluxe A/C bus and guide or escort, all taxes