Arillas Beach is the westernmost beach in western Corfu , then there is the beautiful Cape Drastis and the beaches of northern Corfu, the first being that of Agios Stephanos.
It is 40 km away from Corfu town and Corfu airport and it is an attractive resort for quiet holidays.
Arillas is the favourite destination of families and generally of those who like quiet holidays with activities around nature. The beach is suitable for safe swimming , as the water is very shallow and the beach is sandy . In front of the beach, the uninhabited isle of Diaplo challenges you to conquer it . You can take a boat and go there, or, if you are fit enough, you can get there after swimming for an hour.
Windsurfing , sailing and water skiing , as well as trekking and horse-riding or motorbike exploration are some activities offered besides swimming. Night life is lmited to a few taverna's and bars, as well as to a couple of clubs.
You can rent a boat and visit the nearby inhabited or desert islands, like Gravia, Diaplo, Mathraki and Othoni, for the bravest sailors . You can also visit the old port of Porto . Don't skip the picturesque village Afionas and enjoy the sunset there.