Tradition in Zakynthos is very important to the local people of Zante. Efforts to maintain Zakynthian Greek island culture are clear.
The Zakynthian people go out of their way to honor the traditions of the past, while commemorating and celebrating special events throughout the year.
Zante in the Greek islands, has a wonderful selection of traditional markets where you can purchase homemade linen, and ware. Travel agents and tour representatives arrange tours in Zakynthos which include great stops at traditional markets, which are to be found mainly in the market town of Volimes in the Far North West and also at Anafonitria.
Many tours in Zante will take you off the beaten track in Zante, away from mass tourism in Zakynthos. You can visit travel agency offices in the main Zante resorts where trips in Zakynthos depart daily from central locations on Zante island. You can also arrange trips around the island of Zante by boat and mini bus. Trips also depart daily, organized by travel agents in Zakynthos for trips to Kefalonia, Athens and Olympia.