The blue flag awarded, Glyfada Beach is one of the most popular Corfu beaches, packed with swimmers and sunbathers at all times of the day. It is found at the west side of the village and in distance 16 km from the Corfu town. It is extended around the foothill of Pelekas village. Glyfada Beach is long, wide and sandy and caters mainly to young people as it offers several beach bars and cafes. It is well-organized with water sports facilities, long chairs and umbrellas.