Holidays in Zakynthos

    Zakynthos, or Zante, is among the most beautiful and popular islands of the Ionian Sea. Located south of Kefalonia, it is world famous for the crystal beaches and the intense nightlife, which makes it a frequent destination for the youth. Navagio is the most famous beach of Zakynthos island, with the golden sand and the exotic blue waters. Do not miss a boat trip to Navagio and the Blue Caves during your Zakynthos holidays. Wonderful beaches in Zakynthos Greece are also Vassilikos, Gerakas, Spiantza and other places on the southern side. Due to their soft sand and clean water, these beaches are used as breeding spots for the loggerhead sea turtle known as the Caretta-Caretta.

    Share it!  
    The Community

    Zakynthos as seen by our members

    Travel guide to Zakynthos, Greece

    World famous for the amazing beaches with crystal waters, Zakynthos island is fabulous for summer holidays. The most impressive beach is Navagio (the Shipwreck Beach), accessible only by boat, however there are also many other nice beaches on the island, including Gerakas, Kalamaki, Porto Zoro, Banana and more. Zakynthos Town is the main town on the island, with interesting museums and a Venetian Castle on top of the hill above. Nice mountainous villages also dot the countryside, as well as old monasteries.

    General information

    Have a look in our travel guide about Zakynthos and see all the beautiful beaches, villages, museums and sights to visit on the island. Also see our amazing photos, 360 pictures, videos and maps to get a better understanding of the location.

    Let us organize your holidays

    Check our travel services and organize better your holidays in Zakynthos. See the hotels we suggest, make a car rental, book a tour or ferry tickets to Zakynthos island from our online system. Alternatively ask us to organize your holidays there.
    Greeka Ltd. is a company licensed by the GNTO (Greek National Tourism Organization), with the Licence Number: 0207E60000472200. Do not hesitate to contact us for an offer!

    By +500 customers

    • Hotels
      Book your hotel in Zakynthos. Various types of accommodation proposed.
    • Car rental
      Car rentals
      Rent a car with us at the best rates and get around at your own pace.
    • Ferries
      Ferry tickets
      Check ferry schedules and book your ferry tickets online.
    • Tours
      Tours (6)
      Discover our fantastic tours and add some extra fun in your holidays
    • Transfers
      Organize easily, quickly and safely your transfers to your hotel.
    • Customized Holidays
      Custom Holiday Packages
      Send us your traveling details and we will reply with an personalized offer.
    • Travel There
      Travel Information
      Find out useful information on how to organize your travel to Zakynthos.


    Most hotels in Zakynthos is found in the popular seaside settlements of Laganas, Tsilivi, Alykanas and Argassi. Accommodation for all tastes is found in those areas, from family hotels, apartments and traditional guesthouses to more luxurious establishments, upscale suites and private villas. These luxurious resorts have pools, jacuzzi, gyms and spa treatments. For something more quiet for your Zakynthos holidays, head to the regions of Vassilikos and Alykes.

    arrow Hotels

    Things to see and do

    Zakynthos Shipwreck

    The superb beaches of Zakynthos (Zante) Greece, part of the Ionian islands, are famous for their virgin beauty and the emerald waters. The most famous beach on the island is the wonderful Navagio (Shipwreck) beach, a secluded cove with white sand and turquoise waters. This cove can be reached only by boat and has a wrecked ship on its shore. Other nice beaches are found on the southern side of Zakynthos island and include Gerakas, Vassilikos and Spiantza.

    In summer, the beaches of Zakynthos, due to their clean water and the soft sand, become breeding places for the endangered sea turtle caretta-caretta. Apart from swimming, do not miss a drive in the inland of the island, with the traditional villages and the interesting monasteries. Do not miss the local dishes in the many restaurants. This guide of Zakynthos offers all useful information for vacations there. Holidays in Zakynthos can be combined with other Greek islands, such as Kefalonia.

    Highlights in Zakynthos

    Discover in a glance the best things to see and do in Zakynthos island

    Similar Destinations

    People looking for Zakynthos also searched for:

    • Kefalonia
    • Corfu
    • Rhodes
    • Kos
    The Community
    Our Services
    Car rentalFerriesHotelsToursIsland hopping packagesCustomized holiday

    Other social networks


    Be the first to get news and special offers!

    Latest members' photos
    A boat moored in Zakinthos harbour.
    A village in the mountains
    A view from the highest point Zante
    A view from Kampi cliffs
    A road in the Zakinthos town.
    Navagio Zante