Ipsos Beach, Greece
Ipsos Beach in Corfu Island, Greece is a lovely beach, which is suitable for all ages. The clean water and spotlessly clean beach makes it a popular tourist destination. 10 to 15 years back, Ipsos beach was renowned as a party resort among young tourists. Now the trend is changing. Many honeymooners, romantic couples and parents with kids visit the beach. Near the harbor, the beach is pretty quiet and less crowded. Ipsos beach is set against the stunning backdrop of the hills of Corfu.
How to get to Ipsos Beach
You can take car from Corfu town to reach Ipsos village. You just need to follow the main coastal road from the town. You can find a lot of parking areas on either side of the main road of Ipsos.
Attractions & Activities on Ipsos Beach
Ipsos Beach is an ideal place for water sport enthusiasts. Water skiing, banana boat rides, ringo and parasailing can be enjoyed here. There are many bars and nightclubs in the beach, ranging from traditional Greek Bars to tranquil cocktail bars. The restaurants on the beach serve tasty English breakfast, Italian and Chinese cuisines and local delicacies in a friendly atmosphere for reasonable prices. You can relish lip smacking dishes by enjoying the awesome beach views.
Ipsos is a blue flag beach that contains numerous tourist facilities, including showers and changing facilities. The beach is child friendly too. The water is shallow and clean. You can hire sun beds and umbrellas for relaxation here for a small fee. Boat rental is also available at the end of the harbor. The diving club in Ipsos beach caters to the needs of both beginner and advanced divers. You can also enjoy snorkeling here.
You can find plenty of shops on Ipsos Beach, selling t-shirts and gift items. Physiotherapy and massage center can also be found. There are many supermarkets near the beach, where you can shop for food items cheaply.
There are many pool bars located on the main road to the beach. You can enjoy swimming for free, if you buy drinks. Children pools are also available. If you have time, you can visit the old villages around Ipsos Beach. Traditional Green villages on the hill side, fishing harbors and church are worth a visit. You can take a motor boat or boat taxi to visit the nearby Barbati Beach.