Peroulades

Distance from the city of Corfu

39 Km. The driving time is about 50 min.

Nearby regions

The village “Saint Stefanos” is located 9 km west and the driving time is about 10 min. 4 km east is located the village “Sidari” and the driving time is about 5 min

Public transportation

You can find analytically the itineraries of Green Buses on www.ktelkerkyras.gr from and to the City Of Corfu. The time with the bus is about 1h and 20min.

Morphology of Sea and Beach

Fine sand outside and inside the sea. The sea deepens smoothly.

The region provides the following:

apartment bar restaurant sunbed super-market view

Region’s origin of name

The name of the village comes from the surname “Peroulis”, which is well – known at the village.

History of region

It is a village of architectural heritage from the time of the Venetians. There is the evidence that the area was inhabited since the Stone Age (12,000 years ago).The village “Peroulades” was flourished during the middle Ages and did not suffer major damage, as the garrison had long-range artillery against the pirates. The greatest catastrophe brought in 1403 by the Genoese. In Peroulades there are two areas that we higly recommend you visit the remarkable beaches of “Cavos Drastis” and “Longas”. The sunset, as seen from the beach Longa, is one of the most impressive and unforgettable sightseeing of the island

Population

During the winter time there are 830 residents. In contrast to winter time during the summer time the residents are about 3000 people including visitors.

Employment of population before and after the touristic development

The residents of the region formerly occupied professionally with olive groves, farming, agriculture and fisheries. Each family was autonomous and everything that was needed was home made. Today most people deal professionally with tourism during the summer months. During the winter time they deal amateur with agriculture and especially with the olive gathering and fishing.

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