Roda is a small fishing village, located 38 kilometres from Corfu town ( Kerkyra ), on the north western part of the island.
Roda has one of the longest sandy beaches, ( it stretches up to 4 kilometres alongside the length of the village ) with safe for children shallow waters and fine sand.
Some of the traditional Corfiot buildings, in conjunction with open sea's blue waters, the amazing coastal mountain range of Albania right opposite and Mount Pantokrator slopes at the back, with the amazing sceneries, are giving Roda a unique quality.
Roda on its own, is an ideal destination for all the ages.
Trails amongst the virgin nature or horse riding are really popular to visitors, as well as the water sport school by the water front.
Various car hire - boats hire and travel offices are dotted around the village, giving visitor the chance to explore the island on a different way.
Again, on the beach, it is hassle free to hire a boat or book on an organized cruise, to visit other coastal resorts. Mini go-karts are available for a unique experience or little customers' fun.
Roda, even though a small place, offers everything you wish for on your holiday, further to the above. Organized pools, all type of shops, super markets, restaurants, tavernas and bars, which can cover any taste.
This is an additional reason, making Roda a perfect destination for families or independent travellers who would wish to relax away from it all but also close by.
Distances from Roda to points of interest.
Corfu Town (Airport) 34 kms
Corfu Airport 34 kms
Acharavi 2 kms
Kassiopi 15 kms
Sidari 9 kms
Sport & Nature
The beaches in Roda are offering everything that someone may wish: long sandy expanses, small pebble coves, sand and shingle shallow waters or rocky / deep waters for snorkelling and spearing.
Scuba diving, cycling, boat rides, water sports. Them all can be organized as a group excursion or privately.
Walking in the countryside, on one of the numerous trails, might become a memorable experience, reaching up at a small church or monastery, on the slopes of the mount, with the most magnificent view over the island, especially during the blooming spring.
Karaoke or cocktail bars, discos, places with Greek dances, authentic Corfiot tavernas or gourmet restaurants are available all over the place up to late hours.
Culture and History
It is well worth seeing Saint George's church in the middle of the village, dated 17th century, as well as the unique ruin of the temple of Apollo, from 5th century B.C.