Old Perithia, 'Corfu's Oldest Village.', Corfu

#9 of 31 in Historic Sites in Corfu
Historic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
Feel centuries of history and tradition at Old Perithia, 'Corfu's Oldest Village.'. One of the more culturally rewarding activities on the island, a visit to this heritage-listed site allows you to see over 100 homes, as well as several churches, taverns, and a traditional merchant's house. The Emerald Island is known worldwide for its Venetian architecture, and this hamlet remains suspended in time, restored and maintained through the efforts of local bed and breakfast owners. Take a self-guided tour of the village to sightsee and photograph the architecture, or buy the official guidebook, available online and at the onsite merchant's house. Use our Perithia vacation maker to add Old Perithia, 'Corfu's Oldest Village.' and other attractions to your Perithia vacation plans.
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  • Enjoying our Villa holiday in Corfu my wife and I ventured out for a day trip along the North East coast. Having read about the abandoned village of Old Perithia we were looking forward to...  more »
  • Interesting place with a mix of old abandoned buildings and tavernas. New places are being built around the outside of the village. Quite a lot of stony and steep places to walk so make sure you are.....  more »
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