Located on the west coast of Corfu, Ermones is a fantastic choice for holidaymakers visiting this Greek island. With wonderful weather, beautiful beaches, stunning scenery and an extremely warm welcome, we guarantee that you will never want to leave!
Situated between rocky cliffs, Ermones is famous in Greek mythology as the place where with the hero of Homer’s Odyssey, Odysseus, was washed up after being shipwrecked. Take a trip to Ermones and you’ll soon agree that there are few alternative places where you’d prefer to be washed up!
The pace of life in Ermones is very, very laid back! Most of the activity takes place around the beach and, with clear blue seas and a sand and pebble cove, it is not difficult to see why! Soak up the sun from your beach towel and take in the breath taking scenery. You will have forgotten about the unpredictable weather and hustle and bustle of home in no time at all!
If you can summon up the energy then there are boats and pedalos available to hire on the beach, allowing you take a trip out to sea and enjoy the stunning setting from a distance. Back on dry land, you won’t need to go far to get a spot of lunch or a refreshing drink. The beach is home to some great tavernas that are open late into the night. These serve as a great place to sample the amazing fish that the island has to offer. If, however, you do fancy a change of scenery, the main village offers further traditional bars and restaurants to relax in when the sun goes down.
Once you batteries are fully recharged, a holiday to Ermones offers tranquil countryside that is perfect for exploring! The village of Vatos is home to extensive olive groves and is the perfect place to wander round in the afternoon. If you’re feeling more active, the Corfu Golf Club is conveniently situated in Ermones and is the perfect place to practise your swing or start a new hobby! If this all sounds too much like hard work then don’t worry - the nearby Mirtiotissa beach is considered to be one of the best that the island has to offer.
Plan your relaxing break today!
If you need a break from your day-to-day routine then a holiday to Ermones is the perfect tonic! With year round sunshine, beautiful beaches, clear blue seas and enough activities to keep you entertained without disturbing your tranquillity, this Corfu beauty spot will be sure not to disappoint. Take advantage of the great deals available through lastminute.com and start to feel your troubles and stresses floating away today! Book all your holidays to Greece with lastminute.com