Gerakas – Protected Turtle Beach Caretta- Caretta/Wide Sandy Beach
Smugglers Cove – By Boat only/white sands/shipwreck/stunning blue water
Argasi – Easy walking distance/shallow and calm waters/close to the center
Porto Limnionas – Nice Views/On the Mountain/Rocky/Fresh fish tavern
Xygia – Pebble/Small Picturesque/Healing waters for arthritis
Saint Nicholas beach – Wide and sandy, watersports
Our receptionist will be happy to give you more information on Children’s Activities such as horse riding, waterparks, crazy golf and excursions suitable for children.
Zakynthos Town is an ideal place to spend the morning.
Jewelry, clothes, traditional pottery, lace table cloths, local perfume, local products.
Visitors can enjoy a mix of traditional and cosmopolitan life. Walk along the pretty harbour where the fishermen are selling local fresh fish and mending their nets, to the expensive yachts which have traveled from afar to visit this beautiful Island. Much of the evening activity is concentrated along its waterfronts and around Solomus and St Marks Squares, the latter having restaurants and pastry shops whose tables and umbrellas spill out onto the pavements. Here visitors can not only enjoy the friendliness, humour and hospitality of the townspeople but also sample the locally producted wines and specialities including mandalato, white nougat with nuts and Pasteli, a buscuit-like confection with sesame seeds.
Set behind the Town is a hill which stands the remains of a fifteenth-century castle. It is reached by the village of Bohali with its walls providing some of the best views of the town and beyond.
One of the prettiest resorts on the Island with an excellent location argassi is close to Zakynthos Town and the area of Vasilikos with some of the best known beaches on the Island. The lush Green hills behind Argasi give a prefect scenic backdrop To the village. On evenings out a short walk into the village will offer something for all ages from traditional tavernas to entertainment bars.
Hire a car and explore the area of Vasilikos, there are up to 10 different beaches to discover off the main road. At the end of the Peninsular you will come to the largest protected beach of Gerakas. Drive over the hills of Mount Skopos and you will arrive at Dafni Beach enjoy the fish tavernas on the beaches where fresh sea food is served daily.
Airport – 8 km/Taxi transfer time 12 minutes
Zante Town – 5 km/ 8 – 10 minutes drive
Bohali – 8 km 10 – 15 minutes drive
Vasilikos – 4 – 9km/25 – 25 minutes drive
Olympic Air (www.olympicair.com)
Aegean Air (www.aegeanair.com)
Ferry Boats/Ionian Ferries (www.ioianferries.gr)
Coach/Bus services (www.ktel-zakynthos)