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Amazing sunset

I have read few reviews before taking the trip and I am glad I went. Few things you need to be... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Lucyna T
London, United Kingdom
Vast saltwater lake

The scale of Lake Korission is impressive, stretching from behind sand dunes at Isos beach to... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

How can it be protected when there is so much plastic litter Bins overflowing and although cars are not permitted there are quad bikes everywhere! What a shame, such a mess. Pity the poor animals and birds trying to live there. We saw tracks made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Mandy R
Reviewed 19 September 2018

I have read few reviews before taking the trip and I am glad I went. Few things you need to be aware of: yes, it is windy, hence it is great spot for windsurfers. You can actually try new sport. It has beaches, sandy beaches....More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Lucyna T
Reviewed 29 September 2017

The scale of Lake Korission is impressive, stretching from behind sand dunes at Isos beach to Chalikounas beach, and joined to the sea by a small inlet. We saw a flock of Flamingoes in the distance. Worth a visit if you're in the area, but...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank NigelnTracey
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Just inland from Halikounas beach (also spelt Chalikounas, usual problems of translitteration), and separated from the beach by a strip of beautiful dunes, Laguna Korission sports a rich aviarian fauna and the most beautiful flamingoes. I have some photos taken with my teleobjective and will...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank LucioF_11
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I was quite shocked with what I saw and experianced near the lake. The lake itself is picturesque however in summer time its banks are dried out. White, dry surface does not make the landscapt nice. The lake it huge. If you would like to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
5  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This was the third beach we visited in Corfu and we liked this one very much. It is special, hidden and there are not a lot of people. We liked it very much.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

A little remote beach with sandy sea access and sunbeds for 6€ a set (2 sunbeds and umbrella). Also showers and mobile toilet there! On your way in or out step into Taverna Spiros Chalikounas!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jan L
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Not easy to find due to poor signs and bad dirt roads. Plenty of sand and not too much to see really. There is a little beach behind the sand dunes but only accessible on foot, though there is a parking lot behind the beach.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank pippa56
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We drove out here as it looked different, but there isn't much to do other than look at the lake itself. Didn't see much wildlife, rough tracks - we walked the last half mile. Nice enough walk, a fair few mosquitos.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank shaunsouthern
Reviewed 31 March 2016

The saltwater lake follows the boundary of Halikounas Beach, a protected nature reserve. Miles of sandy beach including a naturist, nude area to the south of the beach. The lake often in springtime has flocks of flamingo's in residence. Only two beach bars open during...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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agni A
6 October 2018|
Response from Lucyna T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Agni A, I am sorry, I have only seen your question now. I am afraid I do not really know if flamingos reside there seasonally or whole year round. Probably not, however they were definitely there at the beginning of... More