Benitses is one of the oldest resorts in the whole of Corfu and still manages to retain much of its authentic charm despite the steady rise in tourist numbers in recent years. Some of the best features of this vibrant resort include its marina area, blue flag beaches and picturesque side streets. Benitses is a fantastic destination for any type of traveller.
Budget holidays to Corfu are still very popular and it can be reached from most regional airports in the UK. Benitses is situated just a 20 minute drive from Corfu airport. Make sure you check the Cheekytrip comparison site for more great deals to superb summer destinations like this one. Direct flights to Corfu tend to be around 3 hours long, meaning a morning flight can set you up very nicely for the rest of the day!
The best time to visit this resort is definitely the summer period where tourist numbers are at their highest and the town has a real tangible buzz about it. Temperatures tend to reach the high 20s and even into the lower 30s throughout the summer months whilst the period between autumn to spring drops to the low teens. Summertime is also the best time to enjoy the wonderful blue-flag beaches that Benitses has to offer.
One of the best things to do in this resort is to take a trip down to the grand marina, especially in the mornings or evenings. Not only will you find hundreds of private boats and local pleasure crafts to watch come and go, the sky is lit up at these times of day to produce a truly amazing spectacle across the bay. A wander through the town centre at any time of day is also worth doing but perhaps the biggest attraction here is in fact the beach. It is a mixture of shingle and sand and the crystal-clear waters are perfect for swimming in. Water sports are also to be enjoyed for those with an appetite for more adrenaline-fuelled fun.
Benitses has a wide selection of hotels, apartments, villas and cheap rooms to choose from, meaning that no matter what your budget or preferences, the resort will have something suited just for you. All of these places also come with a choice of catering options to further add to the choice. There are an abundance of restaurants and tavernas for eating out in the evenings, with everything from traditional Greek cuisine to international favourites like pasta and pizza dishes.
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