While visiting Old Perithia, you may be able to see the abandoned mansions and the cobbled streets, reminding you the old times when people used to live in this village of Corfu. Corfiots resorted to this village in the past due to pirate attacks. The streets and stores were packed with people but later they decided to move and live in more tourist-developed areas of Corfu.
Where to swim near Perithia
It is impossible to have a dive in the village of Perithia, so you have to visit nearby beaches of northern Corfu, such as Acharavi, Kassiopi or Almyros that offer the best opportunities for swimming and relaxation.
Accommodation in Perithia
There are some nice accommodation opportunities, such as houses and apartments in Perithia. For those who seek holiday rentals along the beach, there are many hotels, villas and apartments in resorts near Perithia, like Kassiopi and Acharavi.
Things to do in Perithia
Nowadays, Perithia is a place of historic significance, captivating tourists due to the amazing natural environment. There are still some taverns and restaurants that are open during special celebrations and the summer months, serving fresh seafood, meat and traditional dishes of Corfu.