Corfu: Cycling - Mountain Biking
The Greek Island Kerkyra
Bike riding in Corfu is a great way to get around the country and to see some of its glorious green countryside. There are so many mountain trails to follow that you’re sure to discover some hidden gems. There are a number of bike hire shops dotted around the island, with most of the main towns offering you with bike rental facility. If you don’t fancy navigating yourself around the island, there are some superb guided tours you can sign up to, with many hotels offering it as an excursion package. The ‘Sidari Tour’ is quite popular; this takes you through some beautiful traditional villages and includes regular breaks at pretty Grecian tavernas. The ‘Ermonies Tour’ is also a very picturesque cycling experince which will take you down hidden trails through sumptuous vineyards and olive groves. You will also get to experience some traditional Greek wine and see some historical landmarks as you trace your way through the various villages and countryside. You should be looking to pay under 10 Euros a day for mountain bike hire.