The beaches of Zakynthos island
The natural environment of the island with its massive cliffs and huge and green flat lands, offers the tourist the opportunity to choose among many kinds of beaches.
In Zakynthos you can visit bays with very fine sand, accessible only by sea, where you can find peace and relaxation even in mid August and rocky bays very good for the snorkeling lovers.
In this section together with the assistance of the map you can view the beaches of the island divided per coast areas.
The west coast of Zakynthos island is characterized by amazing natural places as the Shipwreck beach (Navagio), the fiords of Porto Limniona and Porto Roxa, Porto Vromi bay with its little island just in front.
The west coast has a spectacular sea with unique colors and most of it is accessible only by boat. The west cliff allows you to see an unmissable sunset
from Keri's lighthouse, from the Shipwreck and from the village of Kambi.
The east coast of Zakynthos is the most varied of the island.
It offers sandy beaches as Tsilivi, Alykes and Amboula, while to the north there are beautiful rocky bays as Xigia Beach, Makris Gialos and the beautiful Blue Caves with their amazing colors.
The southern gulf goes from Limni Keri beach to Gerakas and it is entirely dedicated to the loggerhead turtles and the Marine Park of Zakynthos.
In addition to several long sandy beaches, the Gulf is characterized by the island of Marathonissi and the caves of Marathia Cape.