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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Agios Matheos 490 84, Greece
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All reviews highest point hairpin bends highest mountain small monastery albanian coast fantastic views mobile phone scary drive hired a car winding road gift shop limited parking corfu island well worth the trip greek mainland old village masts
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

I love the drive up to the summit, and having a coffee overlooking the landscape below is amazing. The small church is a gem. Pick wild sage, it smells so so so good!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aulani M
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Journey to the top of Corfu and be amazed by the views, across the island and to the mainland. Wander around the little monastery set in the shadow of masts and antennas. Enjoy a refreshment while you steady yourself for the journey back down.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank B1G_J0N
Reviewed 9 October 2018

A very scary, white knuckle drive! I am not going to give a poor review although personally I did not enjoy it. If you are okay with heights you will be fine otherwise avoid. Very cold, wet and windy on the day we visited so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mandy R
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The views from the top are amazing and really put the island into perspective. The small monastery is really beautiful and worth going in to see. There is the obligatory shop and cafe for refreshments too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Welly B
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Hire a car and take the incredible drive up the windy roads to the summit of the mountain. The drive is challenging, so make sure you're an experienced driver as some of the points are very close to the edge and you may have to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Nice view point to look out from and grab a coffee/drink at the café whilst watching the world below, weather was not great and probably on a nicer day it would have been even better. It is a shame about the antenna and the location...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Corinna B
Reviewed 29 September 2018

i looked at these reviews on trip advisor and they all said SCARY TURNINGS NOT FOR SQUEEMISH but they were one hundred percent telling fibs because,my daughter has an incredible fear of heights and sharp bends but she loved the whole journey up! we saw...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LondonLady2005
Reviewed 22 September 2018

the way to the top is a typical narrow street with a lot of turns. But the view is worth it. Not easy to park your car. There's a small bar so you can drink something

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank llinia
Reviewed 11 September 2018

you get to the top of the mountain through a twisty road, but once you get there man oh man, it is totally worth it. The view is one of a kind. Yes, maybe the nice view is disturbed a little by all the antennas,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 180olteana
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The road up to this place is steep and narrow, but the end result is worth it. You can see all the way to Albania and Greece mainland. There are a lot of people up here with a small café serving both food, ice cream...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Nigel S
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Response from Lee M | Reviewed this property |
Dont know about EE but VODA was ok,,,
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GillnStewart
22 May 2017|
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Response from Oleg K |
Hiking is about 3 hours, 11km long, 1000m altitude difference. Nice views on your way up and down!
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Response from GLMA29 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the main car route up the mountain continues to the north of the island but you won't get to the top of the mountain just in the car. I didn't hire a car so couldn't comment on the route on the north side of the mountain... More
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