Zakynthos, an island of contrasts
Zakynthos, also known as Zante, is the most southern Island of the Ionian Sea. It is famous for the lush green vegetation, the wonderful beaches, the warm hospitality of its people and the amazing sunny climate. The Venetians, who ruled the island in the Middle Ages, named Zakynthos as “Fioro di Levante”, which means “Flower of the East”.
In Zakynthos you will find the famous worldwide Swipwreck (Navagio) beach, a unique combination of human mistake and nature!
Other sightseeing that worth a visit during your stay in the island are the imaginary Blue Caves, the historical Strani Hill, the Venetian Castle, the Bohali district and the church of Saint Dionysios, the patron saint of the island.
Zakynthos, an island full of contrasts is surely a top tourist destination in the Mediterranean that will steal your heart forever both for its traditions, history, people and nature.