Dassia Tourism

If sea beaches attract you, Dassia should be your next vacation destination. Nestled on the island of Corfu in Greece, this small town was once a village. Probably it was the first village on this island that was turned into a beach resort. After this transformation, the tourism in Dassia increased to a much greater extent. All credits go to its close proximity to Corfu town and also because of its beautiful sea beaches. The secluded beaches like Dassia beach is blessed with fewer crowds making the ambience peaceful and calm. People who hate crowds often head off to Dassia when they come to Corfu. With times, this factor has turned this small town into a destination for family holidays. If you are planning to stay in this beautiful towns, hotels both budget and luxurious ones are there for you. Else you can even try different options like camping.

However, if you feel that Dassia is a quiet place, then you are wrong. Come in the evening and you can see the energetic face of the town. With so many pubs and clubs, Dassia turns into a vibrant city. Hence, if you are a party lover Dassia has something for you as well.

As far as activities are concerned, go for a cruise trip. A private organization like Corfu Boat hire offer cruise trip along the sea shore of the town. The trip also lets you explore some unknown corners of the sea. On the other hand, there are some clubs that let you enjoy fun time on the beach. For instance, Malibu Summer Club lets you enjoy the pleasant summer in Corfu in the best way. This club has ample space to let it’s adult visitors enjoy volleyball game. For kids, a separate game area is there as well.

Hence, if you wish to have some fun time without getting disturbed by onlookers, then Dassia should be your destination. 

Essential travel information and Dassia tips for your visit

  • Time Zone – EEST (Eastern Europe Summer Time)
  • Currency – EURO (Euro)
  • Electricity & Internet – 220-240 volts for Voltage; Primary socket type: Europlug, Schuko;
  • Language – Their official language is Greek. However, English is also spoken for the convenience of the travelers.
  • Security – Police:100, medical emergency: 166, fire department: 199.
  • Tourist traps – Make sure you hire only metered taxis otherwise you will be compelled by the drivers to pay more.
  • Off-Beaten Path – Hire a motorbike to explore Dassia in the best way. Go for a cruise trip to admire the beautiful seashore of the town.
  • Tipping – If you are hiring a taxi, make sure it has a meter. Be careful when you are driving. If you are going into the war, beware of the jellyfish that stays near the shore. For skincare, apply sun cream to avoid getting your skin burned because of the extreme heat. 
  • Know the pollution level of Dassia before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 32.14 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 32.14 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 64.29 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 78.57 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 10.71 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Dassia for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Dassia.

    • Burglary and Theft 18.52 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 7.69 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 42 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 7.69 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 17.59 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 29 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.37 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 87.96 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 10.19 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.54 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 21.15 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Dassia is 162.11 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 83.07 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 94.54 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 31.53 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 56.81 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 45.14 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.96 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 46.68 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Dassia

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.38 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.18 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.41 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 87.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 91.75 USD

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