Moraitika village is a traditional Corfu village just 20km away from the Old Corfu Town, on the southeast coast of the island. It is a small village with the same traditional structure like most of Corfu villages, with narrow streets, numerous churches into the village and stoned beautiful houses.
Moraitika village is built near the mouth of the river Messonghi and on the coast of the village, there is a beautiful rocky beach to enjoy the crystal blue water of the Ionian Sea. Because of its small number of population, it has only recently been developed into a very attractive holiday summer destination for the travelers to Corfu, mainly because of its location. So the last years there have been built into and around the village numerous apartments and studios and luxurious half board hotels, like Nasos Hotel & Resort, to accommodate and serve the visitors of Moraitika. In the village, open almost all day and night long during the summer season, there are shops, tavernas and restaurants offering delicious local and Greek food.
Choosing Moraitika as your summer holiday destination, you get the chance to enjoy the warm hospitality of Corfu, on a traditional Corfu village from where if you choose so, in a short distance you get the chance to visit all the other close beautiful worth seeing places of the south and east coast of Corfu.
Arriving on Corfu island, you will be amazed by the astonishing beauty of this island. Corfu differs from all the other parts of Greece. It has a unique architectural structure influenced by the multiple civilizations that had visited the island through the years of history. As a visitor apart from the crystal blue water of the sea in different coast parts of Corfu, the multiple worthseeing places and the historical monuments, don not forget to visit the Old Corfu Town center, with the venetian houses and the narrow streets between them and have a coffee or a drink at the famous Liston.
Of course, all the other parts of the island have their own beauty and history. Holidays in a different part of Corfu island is like holidays in a different place. The variety of scenery between the west, east, north and south part of the island will make your visit an unforgettable experience.
No matter on which part of the island you will choose to stay do not forget to visit the famous mouse island, Pontikonisi, the coasts of Paleokastritsa, the beach of Glyfada, Issos, Mpenitses, Moraitika, Nissaki, the mountain Pantokratora. Also on the north part the coast of Kerasia, Avlaki and of course to drink some fresh Corfu beer by the sea at Arilla beach. You shouldn’t even wonder about your summer holiday destination. Corfu had and will always be the best place to be.
Moraitika is situated at the southeast coast of Corfu island. Just 19 km far from the beautiful Old Corfu Town Center, the visitors of Moraitika get the chance to be either on the east or on the south coast of the Island, admiring the worth seeing places of the island in a very short distance from the place they
have chosen to stay. Moraitika village, has been developed the last years into a tourist resort with luxurious hotels, like Nasos Hotel & Resort, to serve the visitors of the island who prefer the beauty of this part of the island.
Close to Moraitika moving to the south coast of Corfu, there are the neighboring traditional villages of Messongi with the superb architecture village structure, village Chlomatiana with the church of Panagia and Agios Dimitrios village with the breathtaking view. For those travelers who look for good food and special tastes in a each place they visit, village Mpoukari is the ideal place for that. In a very short distance from Moraitika, at Mpoukari village you will have the chance to taste at the numerous fish tavernas, just by the sea, traditional Corfu sea food like Mpourdeto and lobster pasta.
Moving to the East coast of Corfu island the scenery becomes magnificent. Along the beach there you can admire the rare for the usual Greek and Corfu flora cedars forest and the lake of Korrission, which covers an area of 6,000 Korission acres of sandy soils. Korission lake has been classified as a special protection area for the birds since there are 126 species of birds, leaving there.
The east coast of Corfu island starts from Issos beach and continues with Halikouna, Argyrades, Vytalades and Marathias beach. This endless sandy coast joins the east with the west side of the island and it extends in a distance of more than 20km long. Along the coast there are crowded beach bars and also a few lonely beach spots which offer to the visitors private time at the beach to enjoy the unique sunset and the Crystal Blue waters of the Ionian Sea.