Villa Lefka is located in Corfu near Lefkimmi traditional village, the main village in the south of the island. A beautiful river crosses the center of the village. In Lefkimmi there are local taverns, restaurants, bars, supermarkets, general stores where you can buy clothing or souvenirs, ATM/bank, chemist, medical center.
Taxis are available, also it is convenient to rent a car. Lefkimmi traditional port is a 5 minute walk from the house.
From the International Corfu Airport Ioannis Kapodistrias (CFU). In summer it receives direct flights and charters from abroad. Please use skyscanner web page at https://gr.skyscanner.com to organize your trip to Corfu. (book flights, car rental etc.)
Travelers who reach Greece via Egnatia National Road head for Igoumenitsa Port.
From Igoumenitsa Port take the ferry to Corfu or Lefkimmi Port.
We recommend that you choose Lefkimmi Port since it is closer to the Villa.
Please check Lefkimmi Port ferries timetable and info at https://www.lefkimmilines.gr/home/en
Corfu is reachable by ferry from Italy, particularly from the ports of Venice, Bari and Ancona. These ferries are very convenient for Italian and central European passengers who want to travel with their car. Please visit ferries-booking at https://ferries-booking.com to book your ferry tickets.
Taxis are available for any route from and to the villa. Please check http://www.corfutaxi.gr
Corfu Airport: 45 km
Nearest Ferry: 2 km
Corfu town: 45 km
Nearest beach: just outside the villa
Nearest restaurant: 2,5 km
Nearest Super Market: 2 km
Lefkimmi village: 2 km
Flamingos in Lefkimmi, Alykes
Things to do
Near the villa there is a variety of wonderful beaches to choose from. The amazing beach of Agios Gordios Lefkimmis is only 7-8 km far from the villa. At the same distance you can find the intense scenery of Arkoudilas beach. The famous beach of Halikounas (Korission Lake*) is to be found at 25km from the villa.
You will find many water sports activities (1km) such as Jet skis, canoes and pedalos.
If you go to Asprokavos (15 min drive) at “Asprokavos Watersports”, you can enjoy a huge variety of any water sports.
You can also rent a boat from “Kavos Boats Rental”.
Corfu's coast is perfect for scuba diving. During the summer time the waters are warm and ideal for this sport. “Hercules Marine Activities” and “Dive Inn Corfu” (20-30 min drive) are two options.
If you love kite surfing, go to Halikounas beach (25km) at “Kite Club Corfu”.
If you love hiking, try Arkoudilas mountain, Korissia lagoon, Nymfes waterfall or Palaiokastritsa. (https://corfuwalkingtours.com/product/corfu-hiking-tour/)
If you have children, don’t forget to visit "Aqualand Park Corfu"- one of Europe's largest.
"Corfu Golf Club" is set in a stunning location (Ropa Valley). It is a 18 hole golf course and thought to be the most beautiful in Greece. It attracts a big number of golf players from all around the world. It has a beautiful landscape and it is also suited for walking.
From Lefkimmi Port you can organize daily excursions to the magnificent cosmopolitan small islands of Paxos and Antipaxos
Take a visit to Alykes (5 mins drive), one of the NATURA network locations. This is a stopping spot for the beloved pink flamingo when migrating. These beautiful exotic birds come to this wetland in winter and spring. This flat wetland area has been a salt pan since the 13th and 14th centuries, although the last time salt was produced was in 1988.
Last but not least don’ forget to visit the Old Town of Corfu, a perfect example of ancient Venetian and Byzantine art and one of the most beautiful places of all the Greece.
Korission lagoon is located on the southwestern coast of Corfu. The picturesque Korission lake (the largest of Corfu and the highlight of the island's wetlands), the strip of land that separates the Korission Lake from the sea with the dunes shaped like rocks and the cedar forest area compose a unique landscape of great beauty. The area is protected and belongs to the network NATURA. The beautiful lagoon attracts about 126 bird species.