Explore Zakynthos


Welcome to Explore-Zakynthos! We are developing this site, and our Explore-Zakynthos You Tube Channel, to make sure you get the most out of your holiday in Zante.

Over the past several years we have spent a lot of time in the summer in Zakynthos, also known as Zante, in the Greek islands, filming many of the magical highlights of beautiful Zante Island and we look forward to sharing our experiences with you in our Zante site!



We are developing our Explore-Zakynthos website to help you plan your holiday in Zante, Zakynthos in the Greek Islands - to make the most of your holiday and plan your time to include the most valuable activities and sight-seeing around the island.
Zakynthos, also known as Zante, is the third largest of the Greek islands in the Ionion Sea. Zakynthos has some of the most beautiful Zante beaches in the Mediterranean, as well as beautiful Greek seascapes, charming old villages and plenty of amenities in Zante resorts and towns to make sure you have a really great holiday.
The main Zante resorts on the island all vary and you can choose a Zante resort that most suits your holiday mood - either total peace and quiet in Vasilikos, or a lazy holiday with optional crazy nightlife in Laganas.

Greek Island Zakynthos

Zakynthos also known as Zante in the Greek Islands

Zakynthos has the most beautiful beaches in the Mediterranean. Coupled with glorious landscapes, Zakynthos is wrapped in wild flowers and fauna. From sweeping pine forests, to rocky peaks and caves in Zante, from rustic villages in the North and South of Zakynthos, to a mixture of chic and traditional everyday life in Zante Town, the mood in Zante is always magic.
During their occupation of the island the Venetians named the island of Zakynthos 'Fioro di Levante', the 'Flower of the Orient'. Zakynthos, Zante is a beautiful island and the perfect place for a summer holiday. The size of Zante makes it an ideal holiday location – large enough for plenty of variety, small enough to really get around and explore! Zante is an ideal holiday destination for all ages.

Things to do in Zakynthos

Top Sights & Things to Do

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There are many sites to see in Zante, and plenty of trips and tours to keep you busy during your time in Zante. If you want to spend some time away from the beach it might be a good idea to organize a trip or two once you settle into your Zante resort.

There are plenty of offices and agencies selling trips from the main resorts and you can pick and choose which excursion will be suit you. Alternatively you can hire a bike or car and see the island of Zante, Zakynthos at your own pace and with your own travel schedule.

Best Beaches in Zante

Best Beaches in Zante

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The beaches in Zakynthos are among the best in the Greek Islands. If you have booked a holiday in Zante, or are considering spending your summer vacation here in Zakynthos, we promise that you won’t be disappointed with the beaches on offer during your stay.

To really make the most of your time in Zante, and to find the very best beaches in Zante, and the many hidden treasures, we recommend hiring a car and checking out the beautiful selection of Zante beaches scattered around Zakynthos Island. There is a huge variety in Zakynthos – you’ll find everything from long white sandy bays to jagged rocky fiords. And regardless of how long you stay here, there will always be a new beach to explore!


Zante Town

Zante Town

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During your holiday in Zante, you should spend a morning or evening in Zante Town, also known as Zakynthos Town, the islands charming capital. Zakynthos Town is located in the middle of the Eastern coast of Zakynthos, just five kilometres from the popular resort of Tsilivi and four kilometres from Argassi.

The quaint harbour, beautiful Orthodox churches, buzzing shopping streets, and fantastic cafe bars all make this an ideal Greek island town – don’t miss visiting here while you stay in Zante.



Zante Weddings in the Sun

Zante Weddings in the Sun

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If you’re about to plan a wedding, and the idea of getting married in the sun appeals, look no further than sunny Zakynthos. With the highest number of sunshine hours in the Mediterranean, and a range of highly professional and legal services available on the island, it’s little wonder that Zakynthos is becoming one of the most popular locations for beach weddings in the Greek islands and in Europe.

Wedding Planners in Zante arrange all your wedding plans for you - so you can sit back and relax in the knowledge that everything is under control. Wedding planners in Zante have a wide variety of Zante Wedding destination wedding locations in Zante including reception venues and luxury options in their wedding packages for the Zakynthos Greek islands.