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All reviews gift shop small island small church boat trip planes coming euros return climb the stairs airport runway worth a visit lovely island corfu airport old church nice cafe beautiful church james bond lovely view couple of hours
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the boat trip to this little island and circumvented it in about 5 minutes. Then we visited the little church and took the boat back, a quick pleasant trip

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank susanwalsh
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Very cool little island 5 min boat ride from Kanoni Beautiful church very well kept and wonderful architecture

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 946AMB
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Take the little boat, it's lovely. You have to do this. There is a cafe there for you to while away an hour, the island is very pretty with wonderful views. Little souvenir shop and the owner has two dogs. Super way to while away...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank maxisales
Reviewed October 20, 2018

A 5 minute boat trip away from Kanoni the island has a small orthodox church and a gift shop. Good place for observing aircraft landing at Corfu Airport

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ji11yB
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Well worth visiting this small island via the boats that run all day (€2.50 return) There’s not much there but it’s peaceful and you can have a nice walk around it. Climb the stairs and there is a small church and a place to have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We spent at day at the Causeway watching the planes land. We got a boat over to mouse island and visited the little monastery. There is a gift shop and cafe on the island too. Boat cost €2.50 return. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank aluap17
Reviewed September 28, 2018

This is an amazing Island in Kannoni Greece and it has a wonderful atmosphere and the flights into Korfu fly right over this tiny little island. It has a wonderful little church on the island

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peggy N
Reviewed September 27, 2018

You can walk further along the walkway to the other side to see it from another angle for free and have a paddle / swim in the water. Along the walkway you can get great views of planes landing. There are a few wasps around...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jus B
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful little island and worth a visit. Beautiful scenery and views breathtaking. Nice trip across the sea

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Adele T
Reviewed September 22, 2018

A lovely short boat ride to Pontikonisi (mouse island) which has a beautiful little gift shop,cafe and church. You can stay a long as you like and catch the boat back when you are ready. Great value at total of €5 for the two of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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C9040ERvickys
October 14, 2018|
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Response from clangers1958 | Reviewed this property |
Hi- you have to go over a bridge walk across its quite a long bridge we parked our car, you can see the Island from where we parked. There are little boats every 5 mins that take you its cheap. You see a cafe on the left... 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
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Daisypricee
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
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Adventuretravelcoach
Pretoria, South Africa
One day in Corfu (3 Replies)
Our Cruise ship will port for one day only. We've seen Corfu town and Mouse island. any suggestions Paleokastritsa or Kassiopi or any other suggestions and most affordable transport (price?) would be much appreciated. Many thanks!
September 10, 2014|
Response fromAdventuretravelcoach|
Whow Nick, thank you so much!! Which one would you recommend?
Adventuretravelcoach
Pretoria, South Africa
Best advice for one day in Corfu (2 Replies)
Hi, Our Cruise ship will be ONE day only in Corfu. We've seen the town and Mouse island previously and need advice. What is best KASSIOPI or PALEOKASTRITSA or... any other suggestion? AND the most affordable way to get there from Cruise port? Price for busses? or ...? Thanks!
September 10, 2014|
Response fromSuzanne C|
I would suggest Paleokastristra as it is stunning and a shorter journey from the port. Sorry, I have no idea on buses and I imagine someone else will be along shortly to answer that.
Amanda W
Oxford, England
Mouse Island (1 Replies)
Is it true that you can't get off the boat when you go to Mouse Island?
August 13, 2014|
Response fromAmanda W|
No this is not true. The boat leaves you there for about 15 mintues.