The most beautiful places of Zakynthos

The best of Zakynthos

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful places of Zakynthos
Inserted: 24.08.2018
Author: Petr Liška ©

In Zakynthos you will find not only the famous Navagio Beach with its wreck, but also many other beautiful places to visit. On the west coast are the high cliffs, on the Vasilikos peninsula beautiful beaches. Come and see the best places in Zakynthos

Navagio Beach

The most famous beach of Zakynthos

| Altitude: 33 m / 108 ft

One of the most famous beaches of Greece is Navagio beach in Zakynthos. Probably the most famous wreck lying… continue reading

Plakaki Rocks

The most beautiful rocks in Zakynthos

| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

If you take a narrow winding road from Agalas, you get to a place called Plakaki. From the viewpoints on both… continue reading

Mizithres Rocks

Beautiful rock pyramids on Zakynthos

| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

Not far from the town of Keri is not only the famous sunset point, but also two rock pyramids Mizithres. From… continue reading

Dafni Beach

Beautiful beach at huge cliff

| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

The southern part of the Vasilikos peninsula falls into the sea with steep cliffs. Near one of them you will… continue reading

Gerakas Beach

Beautiful beach at the very end of Zakynthos

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At the very end of the mountainous peninsula Vasilikos you will find the beautiful, large beach of Gerakas.… continue reading

Zakynthos Town

The historic center of the island

| Altitude: 3 m / 10 ft

If you are interested in monuments and cities, the capital of Zakynthos is basically the only place that can… continue reading

Porto Zorro Beach

Beach with beautiful rocks

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Porto Zorro Beach (or Porto Azurro), depending on which side of the beach you are among the most beautiful… continue reading

Porto Limnionas bay

Small fjord in Zakynthos

| Altitude: 17 m / 56 ft

Porto Limnionas is a narrow bay on the west coast of Zakynthos. You will get here along the narrow roads from… continue reading

Kalamaki Beach

Beach at the foot of mountain Skopos

| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

Vasilikos Peninsula begins with its highest mountain – Skopos (496 meters above sea level). At its foot, at… continue reading

Blue caves on Zakynthos

Beautiful rock arches and caves

| Altitude: 3 m / 10 ft

Blue Caves is a popular destination for visitors on Zakynthos. They are just a short distance from Agios… continue reading

Xigia Beach

Famous Sulfur Beach in Zakynthos

| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

Xigia Beach is famous mainly for its healing sulfur springs. The smell of sulfur is really strong here and… continue reading

Limni Keriou Beach

Beautiful beach at mountainous peninsula

| Altitude: 2 m / 7 ft

Right next to the mountainous peninsula Keri is located the beautiful pebble beach of Limni Keriou (commonly… continue reading

Port of Agios Nikolaos

East starting point on Navagio

| Altitude: 3 m / 10 ft

The port of Agios Nikolaos is known mainly because it is a good starting point for both the Blue Caves and… continue reading

Cameo Island

The famous islet at Agios Sostis

| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

The famous Cameo is located directly opposite the port of Agios Sostis. It features a small resort and a… continue reading

Marathonisi Beach

Beach as the Golden Horn

| Altitude: -1 m / -3 ft

On many enticing photos on a boat trip to the island of Marathonisi've taken it from a height of Marathonisi… continue reading

Ano Gerakari

Village, church and beautiful viewpoint

| Altitude: 174 m / 571 ft

Above the village of Gerakari there is a church visible from all sides. The view from him is absolutely… continue reading

Makris Gialos Beach

Beautiful beach in the northeast of Zakynthos

| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

Just a short distance from the famous Xigia beach is located another beautiful and slightly larger pebble… continue reading

Laganas Beach

The most famous place for the turtles in Zakynthos

| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

The beach at Laganas has two completely different ends. Right in the city is totally ovecrowded, and there is… continue reading

Marathonisi Cave

Cave and beautiful beach on Turtle Island

| Altitude: 27 m / 89 ft

On the southern side of the island of Marathonisi (also known as Turtle Island) you will find the rock arches… continue reading

Rock towers at Gerakas beach

Little Cappadocia on Zakynthos

| Altitude: 5 m / 16 ft

At the very western end of Gerakas Beach, where virtually none of the beach visitors come, you will find a… continue reading

Marathias Rock Plates

Excellent view of Marathonisi Island

| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

On the southernmost tip of Zakynthos you will find the village of Marathias. In front of it is an interesting… continue reading

Eleftherotria Monastery

Monastery with beautiful garden

| Altitude: 83 m / 272 ft

Not far from the village of Macharedo you will find one of the most important monuments in the interior of… continue reading

Agios Sostis Beach

Beach with beautiful views of Turtle Island

| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

Agios Sostis Beach is just a very narrow beach, above which builds the small town. What makes her interesting… continue reading

Damianos Cave

The most famous caves in the hinterland of Zakynth

| Altitude: 289 m / 948 ft

Right next to the town of Agalas, you will find Damianos caves. The lower cave is easily accessible on foot… continue reading

Alikes Beach

Beach with beautiful mountain views

| Altitude: 2 m / 7 ft

The northernmost tourist resort in Zakynthos is Alikes. There is a long sandy beach overlooking the highest… continue reading

Psarou Beach

Small nice beach

| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

To the north of the island you will find a number of small, uncrowded beaches. One of them is Psara. You can… continue reading


Mountain village with famous bell tower

| Altitude: 476 m / 1 562 ft

Perhaps the most famous bell tower in Zakynthos can be found in the mountain village of Kiliomenos (476… continue reading

Tsilvi Beach

The busiest beach in the north of Zakynthos

| Altitude: 1 m / 3 ft

Just off the capital of Zakynthos Island, there are two towns Tsilvi – Planos. Here is more than a kilometer… continue reading

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