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Spianada Square

Corfu Town 49100, Greece
+30 2661 039066
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A large public square full of trees; a great destination on lazy afternoons.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“st michael” (6 reviews)
“open space” (5 reviews)
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Corfu Town 49100, Greece
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+30 2661 039066
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"largest square"
in 7 reviews
"st michael"
in 6 reviews
"open space"
in 5 reviews
"nice square"
in 3 reviews
"old fortress"
in 16 reviews
"big trees"
in 2 reviews
"park area"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 2 reviews
"balkan"
in 5 reviews
"stroll"
in 8 reviews
"bandstand"
in 3 reviews
"liston"
in 20 reviews
"palace"
in 7 reviews
"greece"
in 7 reviews
"benches"
in 4 reviews
"monument"
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"fountain"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This area is located between the old fort and the Liston and dates to 1628. There are some old buildings in need of renovation/restoration, the park with the cricket pitch, a fountain, some interesting monuments, shade trees. Plenty of history on offer and plenty for...More

Thank Dan L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a pleasant square with majestic old buildings and developed gardens that were in need of weeding and a little more maintenance.Forget the weeds (and the trash that is accumulating in the city) and enjoy the scenery and the the ocean views.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today. Nice gardens and grounds surround a bandstand and few statutes. Worth a visit for the lovely photo opportunities.

Thank Jamie C
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Reviewed May 5, 2018

Its name originates from Italian word “Spianare” that means “to flatten”. Esplanade, also known as Spianada, is the largest and most popular square in Corfu town (Kerkyra), as well as the second largest square in Europe. It is located between the Old fortress and the...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

The square is big and lots of room for walking. it is also close to shopping and history sites. Spending a little extra time is worth your time. We jumped of the bus and glad we did

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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

This square is lovely with big trees, bench seating and gardens. It’s close to the ocean and offers great views over the cliffs to the water below - which is one of Corfu’s really unique and picturesque views. Nearby are the markets and shops so...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2017

well worth a visit , its a great place, a nice relaxing vantage point overlooking the green and the impressive liston :) and the old fortress

Thank Alexander D
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

The day of our second visit to Corfu was quite hot without being overly uncomfortable. In any case, by the time that we had wandered around the Old Town for several hours we were in need of a rest, in the shade. The heat and...More

Thank BigHugh51
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Reviewed September 27, 2017

During one of the may Ottoman sieges the Venetians demolished part of the old town to create this large square, mainly for defensive, military purposes. More recently this large empty space has been transformed into a beautiful garden, borderd inland by the Liston and the...More

Thank Lucio F
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Reviewed September 19, 2017

Incorporating the Liston and the Old Fort and many other fine buildings this is a lovely place to promenade around. There are beautiful parks and plenty of views to photograph. You will see real Greek life here and there are plenty of places to get...More

Thank Paul B
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