One of the most popular beaches of the island, Glyfada is located 16 km west of Corfu Town. It was awarded with the Blue Flag for its crystal clear waters, while the large surface of soft sand is surrounded by tree-covered cliffs and imposing rocky formations.
The beach offers a wide variety of beach facilities like sunbeds and umbrellas, water sports facilities, shops and taverns. Glyfada attracts young crowds most of the time and it is usually noisy. It is one of the best examples of the island’s sandy beaches.