Where is Gouvia?
Gouvia can be found on the east coast of Corfu, around nine kilometres north of Corfu Town with a short transfer time of just twenty minutes from the airport. Originally a Venetian naval base, Gouvia's mariner now holds many luxurious boats and yachts. Being close to Corfu Town, with its spectacular old quarter, makes a Gouvia holiday a very popular choice.
Who is Gouvia suitable for?
A holiday to Gouvia can appeal to all with safe bathing on it's beaches making it popular with families with younger children. With a wide range of restaurants to suit all tastes and being an ideal base to explore North Corfu a Gouvia holiday can offer something for everyone.
Eating out in Gouvia
Holidays in Gouvia can offer you the best in traditional Greek cuisine. Why not try one of the traditional tavernas or restaurants where you will find local dishes such as soulvaki and mousaka amongst a great selection of seafood dishes. International cuisine can also be found on a holiday to Gouvia and local wines are reasonably priced.
What are the beaches like in Gouvia?
Gouvia has a shingle covered beach so you may need to keep your flip flops on. You will find that the beach offers safe bathing for children and less confident swimmers as well as being a fantastic place to sit back and relax in the sun. If you feel like being a little more active then why not try one of the many water sports on offer or head to the mariner to watch the yachts head in and out.
When is the best time to visit Gouvia?
The holiday season in Gouvia is between May and October although the more popular time is in the summer. Summer temperatures peak at around 30 degrees.
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