Soft sand beaches and rich Greek history
Benitses is a tranquil fishing village located on the eastern coast of Corfu, Greece. This beautiful village is one of the best places to visit in Corfu, with sensational beaches, restaurants with mouth-watering Greek favourites, and lush green natural surroundings, offering fantastic opportunities to hike and explore the natural beauty of the island.
Restaurants in Benitses are a big draw to the village, with some of the best local seafood in Corfu. Whether you want something more laid back and relaxed or a romantic ambience under the stars, there are options for everyone.
One of the main things to do in Benitses is head to the golden sand beaches. Hop into the crystal blue Ionian Sea where the warm waters invite you to soak up the sun. Water sports in Benitses is an absolute must, with the calm warm waters providing the perfect conditions for a range of water fun.
Sunsets in Benitses are fantastic, with beach walks remaining a popular activity before heading along the narrow historic streets for an exquisite meal at the many local restaurants, where locally caught fresh seafood and crafty cocktails are on the menu.
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Flight time from the UK to Corfu is around 3 hours.
Transfer time from Corfu airport to Benitses is approximately 25 minutes.
Like the rest of Greece, Corfu is a reliable year-round destination for sunshine, with the holiday season running loosely from March all the way to October. The mercury is at its peak in July and August, when temperatures push past 30°C and you can expect sunshine 12 hours a day.
Currently visas are not required for UK citizens travelling to Greece.
In Greece, a service charge will be included in the bill at restaurants and bars. Much like the UK, an additional tip is not required, although is appreciated for particularly good service. It is common to round off the amount when paying cash, particularly with wait staff and taxi drivers.
The official language of Greece is Greek. English is widely spoken, too, so getting by is easy.