Exploring

Banana

Banana Beach
Banana Beach

A truly spectacular beach, Banana is one of the longest and biggest beaches in Zante. You can find it at Vasilikos (right before Ammos beach). Banana beach has plenty of space for you and your family to swim, find privacy (if you'd rather avoid the crowds).

Agios Nikolaos (Ammos)

Agios Nikolaos Beach (Ammos)
Agios Nikolaos Beach (Ammos)

Right next to Banana beach at Vasilikos, you'll find Agios Nikolaos beach (Ammos). This is one of the best beaches in Zante - with perfect fine golden sand, shallow water, a number of beach bars with WiFi, umbrellas and other facilities to enjoy drinks and food by the beach.

Keri

Keri Beach Zakynthos
Keri beach

Keri is one of the most scenic destinations at the South of the island and is formed by Keri Lake by the sea and a traditional village at the top of the hill. Limni Keriou (Keri lake) took its name by the wetland that is still home to many animal and plant species.

Dafni

Dafni Beach
Dafni Beach

One of the most beautiful beaches on the island with mesmerizing views of Pelouzo in the distance (a protected islet not accessible to visitors), Dafni is part of the National Marine Park therefore visiting restrictions apply.

Marathonisi

Marathonisi
Marathonisi island

This little paradise is situated in Laganas bay and is a protected wildlife area by the National Marine Park. Strict visiting and mooring regulations apply. It's worth visiting for a dive into the crystal clear waters and to admire the beautiful natural heritage of the island.

Marathias

Marathias Beach Zante
Marathias beach, Zakynthos

This beautiful white pebbly beach is located opposite Marathonissi islet at Keri Lake. To access the beach you need to drive up the hill and park off the main road before you walk down a steep path which leads to the sea.

Makris Gialos

A beautiful sandy-pebbly beach with deep, cool waters in the north of the island. This is a great destination after a tour of the northern part of the island. The crystal clear waters and small caves found in the little bay are perfect for snorkeling and exploration.

Ksygia

Ksygia beach
Ksygia beach

This small pebbly beach can be found approximately 20 km from Zakynthos Town. The beach is known for its underwater sulphur spring which also gives a distinctive smell to the area. The locals are convinced of the water's remedial qualities, especially for conditions such as arthritis.

Porto Limnionas

Porto Limnionas
Porto Limnionas

On the west side of the island, approximately 7 km from Agios Leon, you can find Limnionas a beautiful cove tacked away from the busy tourist resorts. There is no beach as such and in order to approach the water you need to walk down steep steps formed in the rocks.

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