Gouvia was once a fishing village that has been developed over the years into a modern holiday resort ideal for couples and families. The village has a wide range of activities cafes, bars and night clubs. During summer it is quite busy with an intense nightlife. There is not one beach but several of sand, shingle and pebbles. Tiny coves can also be found close to the centre of the resort. Transfer time from Corfu airport is approx. 20 minutes.