Barbati is a beautiful coastal settlement, situated 17 km north of Corfu Town. Laying around a natural bay with one of the most impressive beaches on the island, hugged by Green Forests and verdant hills, the true gateway to the celebrated North East Coast of Corfu
Barbati Beach is inviting, noted for its turquoise crystalline waters and small white pebbles, ever-popular for its cleanness and organization. With an abundance of sunbeds, umbrellas and watersports facilities and beachfront bars and tavernas, one even has a public swimming pool close to the water's edge. Small self-drive motorboats and Jet Skiscan be hired, simple and easy to drive, an absolute must to get the very best from this amazing coastline, a trip to remember for years to come! Uncover hidden caves and tiny beaches, stop off at Agni or Aghios Stefanos for one of the most traditional tasty lunches at one of the waterfront tavernas adorning the seafront. Continue on to Kassiopi, moor up and enjoy a coffee or shop for souvenirs and take a break around the most picturesque harbours of the North East coast. As you make your way back to Barbati, marveling at the stunning scenery of the northeast coastline, you will eventually return and time permitting a walk up to the main road is a must, where even more tavernas, bars, supermarkets and tourist shops can be found. This is the main road to the North East of Corfu, where more tavernas, bars and shops can be found along the way. The church of Saint Marina lies, majestically in Barbati Village along this road, where a festival is celebrated each year on 17th July. A traditional festival takes place in the grounds with a live band and a large barbeque with "Souvlaki and Spit-roasted Lamb can be purchased.
Sport & Nature
Barbati is an excellent base for walking holidays, thanks to its prime position at the foot of Mount Pantokrator.
Water sports of all types are available just at the front of the beach as well as boat hire. Pelase check out the offical walking trails too.
Barbati is ten minutes drive from Ipsos where main nightlife can befound through out the tourist season, with Cafe Bars, Music Bars, Fast Food units, Family Restaurants along with many Tourist Shops and Supermarkets.