23kmfrom Corfu Town
Palaiokastritsa is a village situated in the northwest side of the Island. Corfu has been suggested to be the mythical island of the Phaeacians, and the bay of Palaiokastritsa to be the place where Odysseus after fighting against stormy seas, met Nausica for the first time. The monastery in Palaiokastritsa dates from 1228 and there is a museum inside. It is also famous about the beautiful beaches and the boat trips that take you along the west coast of the Island.
One of the finest resorts on the island with wonderful crystal clear water.