Zakynthos Things to do

Things to do in Zakynthos are many as the island is largely tourist developed. Diving is a popular activity in Zakynthos and actually many diving centers have opened in the tourist resorts of the island. These centers offer courses and organize diving trips to interesting reefs and uninhabited islets.

Many beaches of Zakynthos island, including Laganas, Tsilivi, Kalamaki and others, are organized with water sports centers and fun games. The countryside of the island offers chances for hiking. Although there are not many signposted hiking trails, there are old footpaths that lead to mountainous villages, monasteries and Medieval towers.

We have selected below the best things to do in Zakynthos but you can find more in the following sections: Sightseeing, Tours & Activities, Beaches, Villages, Eat & Drink, Sports, Shopping, Wellness & other.

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Discover the best things to do in Zakynthos

  • +70 Things to See
    Discover the sightseeings, beaches and villages of the island.
  • +50 Restaurants, Cafe & Bars
    Discover our selection with the best restaurants, cafe and bars on the island.
  • Organized Tours & Activities
    Discover the island with more than 6 tours and excursions proposed.
  • Scuba diving
    Diving centers in Zakynthos offer courses for all levels and organize diving trips.
  • Shopping
    Most shops in Zakynthos are gathered in the capital town of the island. They are found in the paved streets around Solomos Square.
  • Party
    Discover the hot spots to party on the island of Zakynthos.
  • Open Air Cinema
    Enjoy your night with a movie in an open-air cinema
  • Watersports
    Many beaches in Zakynthos have watersports centres with fun games.
  • Karting
    Discover the professional karting racing track on Zakynthos, a unique experience.
  • Horseback riding
    Discover some amazing riding experience in some of the best areas of the island.
  • Waterpark
    Enjoy a day with friends and family in the waterpark of Zakynthos
  • Yoga
    Practice some yoga while on holiday on the island!
  • Sailing around
    Escape in the wonderful Ionian islands on a luxury skippered yacht charter.
  • Archery
    Have fun trying traditional archery, feel like an ancient Greek warrior or a modern Robin Hood.
  • Buy a House
    Have a look in our list with real estate agencies in Zakynthos that can help you find or construct your perfect home there.