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Kavos Holidays 2016

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Party in Kavos

Long stretching beaches, warm shallow waters and a veritable hub of dazzling nightlife – Kavos is the ideal destination for holidaymakers looking to top up their tans by day and their drinks by night.

While it offers an obligatory package of sun, sea and sand, the vibrant resort of Kavos is also renowned as the party resort of Corfu. Besides its lively night scene, there is a wealth of things to see and explore. Indulge in a spot of shopping on the main street or venture out on the waters to explore the beautiful area surrounding this Greek gem – whatever you choose to do on your holidays to Kavos, you’ll find some great things to do.

Life’s a Beach

Stretched across the southern tip of Corfu, Kavos has a striking coastline that plays host to a variety of glorious beaches for you to choose from. Bustling sands with cutting-edge beachside bars, beaches ideal for water sports and idyllic sandy coves all exist side by side – the perfect remedy to the bright neon lights and loud music found on Kavos’ streets.

Whether you’re looking for 5-star hotels or chic apartments beside the beach, you’ll find something to suit you. Take advantage of the year-round sunshine with on-site swimming pools, sun-loungers and beachside bars – ideal for unwinding in on your holidays in Kavos.

If you’d rather venture further afield, head to nearby Corfu Town to explore its rich history or visit the idyllic nearby island of Paxos.

Kavos By Night

The biggest lure of Kavos holidays is of course, the long sandy beach that occupies most of the area. With plenty of sun-loungers scattered around, this 8km strip is an ideal spot to spend the day revelling in the sunshine and taking a cooling dip in the sea. Due to its shallow waters, it is also very family friendly and little ones will love paddling on the shores. Further out of the water is where the action really happens – from banana rides to jet skiing, water-skiing to diving. For adrenaline junkies, there is even bungee jumping and cage catapulting at the waterside – ideal for keen adventurers.

Shopaholics won’t feel left out on their holidays. Handily, most of the shops in the resort can be found on the main strip – perfect for those last-minute purchases of sunglasses and sun-cream on your way to the beach. Whether you’re looking to peruse the rails of clothes and sports gear ideal for the beach or you’ve got your eye on some locally-made crafts and jewellery to take home as souvenirs from Greece, you’ll find something to suit you.

While on your holidays in Kavos there is nothing quite as enticing as the resort’s nightlife. Begin and end your night out on the famous strip. This main street in the resort is often packed with partygoers and promotes good fun. Whether you’re into chart music, house or electro, foam parties or old school discos, you’ll find plenty of places in this thriving resort to shake your thing to. For the ultimate grand day out, climb aboard an all-day boat party for the perfect mix of intoxicating cocktails, glimmering waters, top music and endless sunshine.

Kavos Beach Holidays

Water Sports

One of the most popular attractions here is the superb range of water sports that are on offer. From high-octane activities such as jet skiing and wind surfing, through to unforgettable experiences like scuba diving and snorkelling in the crystal clear waters - there’ll be something here to appeal to every taste!

Sunbathing

If you’re looking for a great destination to go and work on your tan this Summer, then Kavos would make the perfect option. Here you’ll be able to take advantage of the perfect, Mediterranean climate, and a range of superb beaches. There are also good facilities on offer, such as parasols and sun loungers.

Quiet Spots

If you want to get away from the crowds, and find a quieter spot along the beach or whether you’re looking for a safe family spot, or even a little peace and quiet for your romantic break, you’ll find plenty of great destinations around Kavos simply by heading out a little way along the coastline.

Hot Spots

Of course, you don’t have to walk far to find the key party spots around Kavos! From the heart of the resort, down to the beachfront, there are a wide range of exciting bars and sunbathing spots. Many of these burst into life and colour during the summer months, with frequent late-night beach parties.

Kavos Couples Holidays

Hotels

When it comes to picking the perfect venue for your romantic break, then you won’t need to look far. Kavos offers a great range of luxurious hotels, ideal for couples – some of the finest among them include the Lefkimi Hotel, the San Marina Hotel and the fabulous Corfu Sea Gardens!

Romance

If you want a weekend away Kavos makes a great destination for romantic trips. Here you’ll be able to walk hand-in-hand with your loved one on the golden sands, or sip cocktails in a seafront bar, as the sun sets over the Aegean Sea.

Activities

You’ll never be short of things to do during a holiday to Kavos. You could go shopping in the heart of the resort, or at the lively market place, or even head inland - there are miles of beautiful coastal scenery around the resort itself, ideal for hiking fans!

Restaurants

Kavos offers some great options for a meal out, and the wide range of restaurants here reflects a colourful assortment of different cuisines. In addition to Greek favourites, visitors will also be able to enjoy Italian, Mediterranean, French and even Chinese food. What better way to spoil yourselves, than with a meal out at one of the resort’s many fine restaurants.

Kavos Explore

Culture

Kavos was once a small fishing village, and you’ll still see many reminders of this rural heritage. Wander the narrow streets of the old town, and you’ll be able to admire attractive examples of the traditional Greek architecture. Alternatively, visit the busy market for a true taste of the old island way of life!

History

If you want to look a little deeper beneath the surface and uncover some of the true history of Corfu, then a trip to Corfu Town is essential. This fascinating island capital boasts a wealth of historical and archaeological sites, in addition to a fascinating range of museums and galleries.

Cuisine

During a trip to Kavos, you’ll get the chance to try a wide range of traditional Greek delicacies. There are some excellent restaurants scattered around the town, which between them serve a wide range of cuisines. The true speciality here on the island of Corfu however, is the seafood – so be sure to try the delicious catch of the day, often cooked to age-old Greek recipes!

Kavos Nightlife

Clubs

Once no more than a peaceful Greek fishing village, Kavos is now internationally recognised for its lively nightlife. Visitors to this popular island will be able to choose from a great range of nightclubs and venues, which range from contemporary dance music and RnB, through to rock clubs, and even live music venues.

Bars

The bars in Kavos provide a great range of different environments, which means that no two nights out need be the same! From sophisticated wine bars, to colourful cocktail bars, and even bargain student bars you’ll be spoilt for choice. Many of the top bars can be found along the beachfront here, which means that they also provide superb sea views.

Tavernas

If you’re looking for something a little more traditional during your trip to Kavos, then try out one of the many old-fashioned Greek tavernas on the island. Here you’ll be able to soak up a little of the local atmosphere, while enjoying Greek classics such as ouzo and retsina.

Traditional Entertainment

You’ll find a good selection of traditional entertainments on offer during your stay, if you’re curious in uncovering some of the local culture. Many hotel bars provide themed nights for their guests, and numerous other venues across the resort also organise evenings of traditional Greek song and dance.

Useful information

Language
Greek (English widely spoken)
Currency
Euro
Local time
GMT/BST +2 hours
Airport
Corfu
Flight time
4 hours