Leisure activities in Corfu island
Corfu Golf Club
The wonderful golf course in Corfu was designed by the renowned architect Donald Harradine and is considered as a European insider’s tip from many golfers. This special place is a challenge not only for hobby players but also for golfers with a handicap.
The golf course is daily opened. Only 13km from the Dandidis Pension.
The marina of Gouvia, the first marina in Greece privately owned, is about 20 km from the Dandidis Pension. In the 17th century Venetian seamen chose this region of Gouvia as the ideal place for building a naval base and a shipyard – remains of it are still left in the region. This tradition is still alive with yachts and motorboats from all over the world arriving at the yacht port of Gouvia and enjoying the beauty of the sea and the surrounding, the cool breeze and the wonderful island of Corfu. Nowadays, Gouvia is not only known for the remains of the Venetian shipyard, which still remain a place of historic interest, but also for its alive tourist resort with various restaurants and choices for night-life popular not only to the multinational visitors, but also to the locals.
Corfu has two extraordinary water parks with marvellous swimming pools slides and lazy rivers. Ideal for a family excursion!
More information and online tickets can be found here
Corfu Kart Cross
Only in a 20 minutes distance from the Dandidis Pension. The 550 m long farm track has sharp turns, subsides and hills. Professional Carts with integral helmets are on your disposal. The route is completely surrounded by tyre side walls. Each ride lasts ten minutes. Within the farm track you can also find a grill restaurant and for those not driving there is plenty space for sitting and enjoying refreshments. They also organize small parties for you. Corfu Cart is for everybody.
Opening hours: from May until October from 10.00 until 21.00
Minimum age: seven years old
More information can be found here
The seas of Corfu are the most calm in Greece and are ideal for all kind of water sports. Just perfect for water-ski beginners.
When it comes to creative arts, Corfu has a long tradition and a variety of galleries is the inspiration for amateur artists.