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Mouse Island

Kanoni, Greece
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Private Tour: Achilleon, Kanoni, and Corfu Town
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“small church” (21 reviews)
“boat trip” (33 reviews)
Kanoni, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the palace by mouse island Alex here offers paddle boarding and snorkelling around mouse island It’s about €20-30 to do this I though it was brilliant I can’t really think of any other way to do mouse island

Thank robandjoh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very reasonable charge of 2.5 Euro for the boat ride to the island and back,very nice views, don’t forget to visit Kanono cafe for refreshment and lovely view over the water and airport.

Thank _rajpaboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took the boat to Mouse Island. The captain was great and very helpful. We speant about 40 minutes exploring the little nooks and the monastary at the top. The gift shop owner was very nice also. We ate at the little...More

Thank ifnewell3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quaint island from ancient times. Near to both Corfu town and Penama stunning views so chilled. Right next to a gorgeous restaurant Nisias authentic Greek foods and fantastic service

Thank potsholidays
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Done the little boat trip to Mouse Island, was ok. There was a little church and a gift shop. Not much to see but still nice.

Thank kamaso
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Most people just visit this area to see the Monastery and cats ... but it is well worth taking the boat trip to Mouse Island. The crew of the boat are friendly and informative. Cost is EUR 2.50. There is a reasonably priced cafe and...More

Thank Lavender1964
Reviewed October 15, 2017

I am so happy I took the small boat trip to Mouse Island (Pontikonissi ) when I arrived to Kanoni to see the Vlacherna Monastery. Only a few minutes boat trip ( 2.50 EUR) and there was this peaceful haven and a small cafe waiting...More

Thank vivian L
Reviewed October 13, 2017

If there are hoards of people waiting to get on the boats ,chill out in the little cafe by the beach ( good coffee by the way ) may take two !! When ready get on boat fare about €2 return and enjoy the peace...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

So Mouse Island is probably featured on at least 1 in 10 postcards of the lovely island of Corfu, but don't just buy the postcard as it worth a visit for the views alone! You can catch one of the little ferry boats that make...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took boat trip over, really cute little island. Lovely little shop at top selling locally produced wares. I brought some wind chime bells. We also spotted a few lizards and a tortoise while we were there. I would recommend popping over,...More

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kooulaa c
August 26, 2016|
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Response from nikolafilipovic | Reviewed this property |
From what I remember, there is a Blue Bus NO.2 that goes around the city and stops where the Hotel Corfu Holiday palace is that place is area Kanoni. But I do not know if any boats go from there to the Pontikonisi (Mouse... More
August 18, 2016|
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Response from MacedonianTraveller | Reviewed this property |
The island In Greek is called Pontikonisi, which means ‘Mouse Island’. One possibility how it gets this name is that if it is viewed from afar the island gets the contour of a mouse. According to a Greek legend the boat of... More