Zakynthos, or Zante, is the 10th largest of the Greek islands and belongs to the Ionian Island group, of which is it the most popular tourist destination after Corfu. Zakynthos is breathtakingly beautiful. Its views of white sandy beaches, crystal clear turquoise and blue waters, traditional mountain villages like Tragaki and quaint coastal towns like the village of Laganas are simply captivating and will make you want to return to a villa or holiday home here year after year. On top of that, the locals are known for being very welcoming and friendly and will offer you insights into the Greek way of life. So choose one of the private Zakynthos apartments on offer, and get ready for your holiday in this European paradise.
Enjoy the beautiful view of the Ionian Sea with Zakynthos apartments
If you are a big fan of water based activities, make sure you stay in one of the comfortable Zakynthos villas or luxury holiday homes close to the beach. Go swimming, snorkeling or explore some of the stunning underwater caves on the isle. If you stay in one of the rentals in the South, you can visit the tiny islet of Marathonisi and swim or go scuba diving in the warm waters over there. If you are lucky, you might see one of the dolphins which live in the waters around Zakynthos. If you enjoy diving, but would like to go to a smaller, quieter island, maybe Gozo in Malta is the right isle for you. Zakynthos is also fairly close to the south of Italy, where you could book a rental property in Calabria. Lots of the rental properties on Zakynthos also have swimming pools so you can relax and take a dip in the pool in the privacy of your own holiday letting. Whatever you are looking for, a villa on Zakynthos will be able to cater to your needs, or pick your perfect Zakynthos apartments and spend some truly amazing and memorable time on this stunning Greek isle.
Beautiful attractions around the island
Zakynthos has a large amount of sites you should definitely visit while you are staying in one of the comfortable Zakynthos villas that are available for booking. One of these spots is located in the North of Zante, just underneath Cape Skinari - the Blue Caves. These caves, the water and the marine life over here are spectacular, and exploring them is a must do for your stay. Another top spot on the island is Smuggler's Cove in the Sest. Here you will find the most idyllic white sand beach and an amazing old shipwreck (Navagio). Another site for a really impressive shipwreck is off the shores of Larnaca in Cyprus, which is a real hotspot for divers and is ideal for the whole family to experience as it can be seen by beginners and professional divers alike. In the South, you will find the picturesque Keri lighthouse. Book one of the lovely rentals Zakynthos has in its main town, Chora, and walk along the lower city which is located directly on the seaside. In Chora you will find plenty of cafes, taverns, bars and restaurants. Visit some of the many beautiful churches and museums in the city, relax on the square of St. Mark or visit the Zakynthos town castle.