Holidays in Aghios Gordios
|Language:||Greek (English widely spoken)|
|Local time:||GMT/BST +3 hours|
|Flight time||Transfer time
|Corfu||4 hours||25 minutes|
Explore on holidays in Aghios Gordios
The resort of Agios Gordios is located on the western side of the well known Greek island of Corfu, approximately 15 kilometres from Corfu town, and the airport. From the airport it is a short taxi ride to Agios Gordios, and a bus runs every hour between the resort and Corfu town.
As Corfu is only about four hours flying time from Gatwick Airport, the island is a favourite holiday destination for those seeking sun, sand and crystal clear seas. The resort has accommodation to suit all budgets, and there are plenty of opportunities for cheap holidays to Agios Gordios.
Although the popularity of holidays in Agios Gordios has increased recently, the village still relies on fishing and farming as its main industries, which only adds to its charm.
What to do in Aghios Gordios
The closeness of Corfu town provides ample opportunity for sightseeing. The old town is a maze of narrow streets, and is a shopper’s paradise, especially when it comes to gold jewellery and handmade lace, which is something of a specialty in Corfu. Don’t miss the Old Fort, which dates from the 6th century, when visiting the town.
Sun-seekers booking holidays in Agios Gordios will not be disappointed. The resort nestles in a bay backed by wooded hills which overlook sparkling blue seas. The beach is the centre of Agios Gordios holidays; the snorkelling in these clear waters is especially good, and the west-facing beach is the perfect location for afternoon sunbathing.
There are some great walking opportunities in the hills around the village, particularly in the spring before the days are too hot. Agios Gordios is well served with tavernas, which are renowned for the quality of their traditional menus, and stuffed squid is a specialty.
When planning holidays to Agios Gordios, bear in mind that due to its popularity the resort can become very crowded during the high season, but it is at this time that the resort is at its liveliest. Lunchtime and evening boat trips incorporating barbeque meals and drinks are a wonderful way to see the magnificent Corfu coast, and during the high season the club and disco scene is non-stop.
Holidays to Aghios Gordios
There is a wide choice of cheap holidays to Agios Gordios, and you can rest assured that easyJet holidays will offer you complete flexibility and low prices when it comes to accommodation and flights. Booking your flight and hotel together can earn you even larger savings with easyJet holidays.