Location: Kavos is located on the Greek island Corfu
Fly from: London (Gatwick, Luton or Stansted), Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, East Midlands, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester, and Newcastle.
Arrival Airport: Corfu
Flight Time: Kavos is approximately 3 hours from London
Currency: Euros (€) is the currency used in Kavos
Language: Greek is the native language of Kavos
Weather: Temperatures average 29-32𐩑C in peak summertime. July-August are the hottest months in Kavos with each month averaging of 13 hours of daylight. Water temperatures can reach up to 26𐩑C in the height of summer!
When to go to Kavos: Peak season in Kavos is July – August, but clubs and events are open from June-September. So if you’re looking to save some money, try June or September for your Kavos clubbing holiday 2019.
Health and Safety: Before you head off, make sure you have adequate travel and medical insurance. Although it’s not a substitute for insurance, it is also a good idea to get yourself a free European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) before you head out to Greece. It potentially entitles you to any medical treatment should it be necessary during your trip (whilst Great Britain is part of the EU) so don’t forget it when you’re packing. It’s worth noting that the EHIC will not cover you if you require ongoing medical treatment, so if you take medication long term be sure to bring enough with you in case there are any unforeseen delays to your flight home.
Passports and Visas: You don’t need a visa to travel to Greece, but you will need a valid British or European passport. Make sure that your passport is valid before you leave, and will remain valid for the duration of your stay plus 6 months.
Healthcare: There is no shortage of medical centres in Kavos, so in the unfortunate event of needing to visit one, you’ll be well looked after. Medical centres are located throughout the strip and are experts in aiding us tourists 24/7. In case of emergency, dial the European emergency services number 112.
Police and Security: Should you need to speak to the police, there is a police station just seven miles from the Kavos resort. The number for the police force is 26620-22222. In the case of an emergency, dial 112 for the emergency services. If you are worried about any security issues at your hotel, speak with the reception staff who may have lockers in place to keep your valuables safe. Some hotels also have their own security staff, so make sure you check before you go.
ATMs: You will find a number of ATMs in Kavos, but before you use them, be sure to check with your bank how much they will charge you to withdraw, as most ATMs will charge you a transaction fee as well. A number of clubs, bars and restaurants allow you to pay by card, however not everywhere will, so be sure to have a combination of cash and card. You can also use prepaid currency cards when you stay, which allow you to top up an amount before you leave, and budget your spending.
Kavos Strip Map: