Secluded island of the Ionian archipelago, near the Greek Peloponnese, Zakynthos – a place for the discerning. Shipwreck (Navagio) – the Most beautiful beach and one of the best beaches in the world according to the magazine Conde Nast Traveller Magazine. It is located in the eastern part of Island. The beach was named for the ship that in 1983, to smuggle cigarettes, which washed ashore, and then after many years around the vessel was formed beach. Remains of the ship are in the middle of a beautiful white sandy beach with crystal-clear water. The beach is surrounded by steep cliffs, which makes a stunning picture. Accessible only by sea, the beach gives us an idea of greatness and perfection.
It consists of small pebbles and blue hues of the sea and creates a unique kind of landscape, and shipwreck as if specially by the artist. On the northern headland of the island, in the town Shinari, is Amazing Blue Cave (Blue Caves): penetrating into it the sun's rays reflected in the sea water and create Amazing silver-blue glow. On the coast of the island you can see huge sea turtles' karretta-Caretta. " Cherapahi breed on the uninhabited island near Marathonissi from the coast, so the island was included in the natural reserves of Zakynthos organization wwf. Interestingly Zakynthos and its historical monuments. In the town Volimes remained impressive Venetian tower and ancient church decorated with frescoes by XI-XIV centuries, the capital of the island – a powerful fortress, also built by the Venetians. The island is literally mesmerizing wondrous beauty of nature, serenity and stillness, diffused through the air.
There is no mass tourism: Zakynthos – the perfect place for private relaxation. How to get to Zakynthos. By Air: Frequent flights to Zakynthos International Airport, including nonstop flights from many European and other world cities, or via Athens International Airport (flight duration 40 minutes). June 2021