A bustling resort located on the north coast of the Greek island of Corfu, those that embark on Sidari holidays will be blessed by wonderful sunshine in a truly idyllic setting – the perfect escape for beach bums seeking sun, sand and sea in a paradisiacal setting. The beach resort is a hugely popular destination for couples and young travellers seeking a lively atmosphere and various coastal treasures in the Greek sun.
The beach at Sidari is among the best strips of sand across the entire island of Corfu, and its popularity is evident in the tourist infrastructure that blesses the seafront. You’ll encounter endless choice when it comes to restaurants, bars, hotels and shops during your holidays to Sidari, adding a vibrant theme to the resort, though it is also easy to relax on the soft sands here, just in case you need to catch up on your beauty sleep.
Beach Paradise on Corfu
Hitting the sands can offer up both serene rest and relaxation or exciting action and adventure, it just depends on how you want to spend your holidays in Sidari. Soft sands, sunbeds and a cool breeze make the beach the ideal place to have a nap, read a good book or get a tanning session in, occasionally dipping into the ocean to cool off before retiring to a beachside bar for a refreshing beverage.
Others however will relish the great water sports scene found along the 3km-stretch of coastline. Whether it is banana boats, water-skiing, jet skiing, snorkelling or diving, there are countless activities on and beneath the water’s surface that will excite those seeking some action. If you’re after a quiet spot to catch some rays, head to the smaller beach near the old fishing harbour on the east side of the resort. For more of a dramatic setting, head to the beach and tiny coves at Canal D’Amour where you will find beautiful rock formations and plenty of secluded spots to relish during your Sidari holidays.
Exploring the Island
There are countless daytrip opportunities for those that choose to base themselves in Sidari, allowing you to absorb some more of Corfu’s prime attractions and sites, whether it is another beautiful beach resort or a charming and historic village or town. Those seeking a day filled with thrills and spills should head to the fantastically-fun Sidari Water Park, the ideal location for the young and young at heart.
Culture vultures will be attracted to the prospect of exploring Corfu Town, allowing you to wander the historic and bustling streets, gaze at Venetian architecture and duck into great shops and museums, all the while getting a great taste of traditional Greek culture and history. Beach bums after a fresh location would do well in setting foot on the sands of beautiful Aghios Spyridon. In addition to its idyllic setting, this is a quieter coastal escape, dotted with private beaches and coves, with a pine forest backdrop – the perfect sense of tranquillity during your holidays to Sidari. If you’re in more of a party mood, Corfu is synonymous with great nightlife, and you won’t find anywhere more alluring than the bars of Kavos – a real haven for the younger holidaymaker.