Nireas Apartments in Acharavi

The 4X4 Corfu Experience

THE CORFU ROVERS DAILY EXCURSION PROGRAMMES.

TRACK 1 - In the north-western part of the island, driving through the municipalities of Faikon, Thinalion, Esperion, Ag. Gheorghios and Paleokastritsa. We’ll be crossing the villages of Sokràki,, Valanio, Klimatià,, Agrafi and Afionas. Stop at  Ag. Georgios Pagon beach for swimming and opportunity to visit the Venetian fortress of Angelokastro.
- Departure time09,30 a.m.
- Back at the accomodation14,00 p.m.
- Price (total) € 150,00+30 (fuel)
 
TRACK 2 - Departure to the western part of Corfou where the ride begins. Drive across the municipalities of Paleokastritsa, Pareli, Akillion (including driving up to the panoramic spot of the Pandokratoros monastery), Melition and Korissiòn. Drive through the villages of Liapades, Kombitsi, Ano Garouna, Kato Garouna and stop at Korission lagoon for having a swim at the sandy dunes beach (Issos). Return along the main asphalt road.
- Departure time10,00 a.m.
- Back at the accomodation18,00 p.m. (abt.)
- Price (total)    €  230,00+40   (fuel)
 
TRACK 3 - Departure for the southern part of the island driving along the main road ( 1 hr. Abt.). From the village of Agh. Georgiòs we’ll reach the beach of Marathia, crossing the Argirades village area and then up to the panoramic spot in the village of Paleoxori. Drive down to Arkoudilla and Kanoula beaches and across the olive-tree grooves of Kavos, stop at the traditional village of Leflkimmi, drive across the salt works of Alikès. Return to one's accommodation, driving along the main asphalt road.
- Departure time09,30 a.m.
- Back at the accomodation18,30 p.m. (abt.)
- Price (total)    €  230,00+40   (fuel)
 
TRACK 4 - Departure for the north-east part of the island. We’ll be driving  through the municipalities of Faikon, Thinalion and Kassiopion. Driving through the villages of Nimfés, Episkepsi, Strinilas, stop at Ag. Triades Ipsili monastery (13th century), at the village of Old Perithia, drive up to the top of the Pantokrator Mountain ( 916 mt. high) where we’ll enjoy the 360° great wiew. 
- Departure time09,30 a.m.
- Back at the accomodation14,00 p.m. 
- Price (total) € 150,00+30 (fuel)
 
TRACK 5; HARD O.R. DRIVE - at the north of the island for a pure off road driving session.
- Departure time09,00 a.m.
- Back at the accomodation13,00 p.m. 
- Price (total) € 150,00+40 (fuel)
 
Company’s 4x4 vehicles
Tracks 1-4
Land Rover Discovery 1 standard version: 5 doors, 5+2 seats, A/T tires, air conditioned, GPS, terra trip, cb radio.
Track 5
Land Rover Discovery 1 OR version: 3 doors, 5 seats, 100% rear difflock, mud tires, raised air intake, 9000 lbs winch, GPS, terra trip, cb radio.
 
ALBANIA SAFARIS by THE CORFU ROVERS
The Corfu Rovers is an Italian off-road adventure in Corfu (Kerkyra) which organizes 3-5 (or more) days long “safaris” in South Albania, by his Land Rovers. These excursions are arranged by a resident italian scout. The tracks which have been explored and mapped guarantee the opportunity to be travelling across very wild areas of South Albania, including the National Park of Mount Tomor and visiting very important historical locations (including Butrint, Gjirokaster, Berat). The variety of the tracks includes rocks, earth, rivers and grass: somewhere asphalt connections.
 
3 days safari program
1st day:
Corfou-Igoumenitsa; Igoumenitsa-Butrint (visiting archaeologic area); Butrint-Saranda; Saranda-Gjirokaster following the old mountain road of Devine. Night at the hotel.
2nd day:
morning at Gjirokaster, visiting the old Kastle, the dictator’s Enver Hoxa house or Antigonea’s roman anphitheatre. Afternoon 40 km off road adventure driving, visiting Tepelene’s region by a mountain, narrow track. Stop at the magnificent Progonat’s canyon and back to Gjirokaster. Night at the hotel.
3rd day:
Morning visiting Cajupi mountain and stop at the sheperd local community; coming back to the main asphalt road, following the canyon of the river Zagorise. Afternoon travelling back to Saranda and stop to the “Syri e Kalter” (the Blue Eye). Then back to the border line station and Igoumenitsa ferry lines, in order to reach Corfou.
 
5 days safari program
1st day:
Corfou-Igoumenitsa; Igoumenitsa-Butrint (visiting archaeologic area); Butrint-Saranda; Saranda-Gjirokaster following the old mountain road of Delvine; night at the hotel.
2nd day:
morning at Gjirokaster, visiting the old kastle or the dictator’s Enver Hoxa house or Antigonea’s roman anphitheatre. Afternoon 70 km off road adventure, to reach the city of Berat; we’ll be driving on a old and poor conditions road, built by the italian army in 1934. Spot at the city’s Kastle. Night at the hotel.
3rd day:
living from Berat for an adventure driving at the national park of Tomorr; visiting a very small people community at the mountain for the lunch. Travelling along the Tomorrices river and climbing up at the muslim sanctuary (1600 mt slm). Night and supper at the sanctuary guest-house.
4th day:
Morning: driving at the mountain top (2380 mt) by a very poor and narrow track, 7 Km long. afternoon: going down to the valley to join the small city of Corovode. We’ll reach the city of Permet driving along side of a beautiful river canyon and crossing a very wild area. Night at the hotel.
5th day:
morning: 40 km off road adventure driving, visiting Tepelene’s region by a narrow, mountain track. Stop at the magnificent Progonat’s canyon and back to the national asphalt road. Afternoon: driving back to Saranda and stop to the Syri e Kalter (the Blue Eye). Then back to the border line station and Igoumenitsa ferry line, in order to reach Corfou. 
** In case of special requests personalised programmes could be arranged.
 
Prices:
- € 250/day 
- All the charges for the car/s ( ferry, local insurance, fuel), and driver/s (ferry, hotels, food, custom taxes), must be paid apart
 
The rate includes:
the 4x4 vehicle and driver charge. Anything which is not mentioned in the  paragraph "The rate includes" is up to each participant and has to be paid accordingly.
 
The rate does not include:
The ferry boat from-to Corfou for people, driver/s and car/s – fuel - custom taxes for car/s, peolple and driver/s – food, restaurants, tavernas (for driver/s also) – hotels (for driver/s also) -  tickets for archaeologic areas, museums, other.
 
4x4 vehicles:
a) Land Rover Discovery 1 OR equipement: 3 doors, 5 seats (4+driver), 100% rear difflock, mud tires, raised air intake, winch 9000 lbs, GPS, terra trip, cb radio.
b) Land Rover Discovery 1 standard equipement: 5 doors, 5+2 seats (4+driver+2), mud tires, air conditioned, GPS, terra trip, cb radio.
 
The organiser reserves the unquestionable right to make any necessary change to the programme for the right and safe course of the drive.