Famous Navagio Beach on Zakynthos
Vacationing in Greece should be on the program for this year! Explore the beautiful island of Zakynthos on your own. Book your hired car directly at Zakynthos International Airport (ZTH). On Driveboo.com you will find your suitable hired car. Start your Greece trip individually according to your wishes. The famous Navagio Beach is world famous. Get more out of your trip with a hired car. Through the favorable price comparison of Driveboo.com you'll save a lot of money. Be smart and book risk-free from home. Should something come up, you are still flexible and secured.
You will find the following car hire companies in the public area of the arrivals hall:
Nature lovers take note: Your holiday destination for spring is Zakynthos. The Greek island awaits you with a breathtaking splendor of flowers. Travel to Zakynthos in the spring months of March, April and May and immerse yourself in the colorful plants of nature. Plan enough time for your spring holiday on Zakynthos. The best way to explore the island is with your own hired car from Zakynthos Airport. The island is full of contrasts. Discover your favourite beaches, hike through the mountains and reward yourself with delicious Greek wine in the evening while watching the spring sun set.
Driving on the roads of Zakynthos
Where is the airport located in Zakynthos? Zakynthos airport is located 5 km from Zakynthos town and is easily accessible. Follow the Zakynthos-Keriou motorway and the Stravopodi road. The drive to and from the city center takes about 15 minutes. Laganas is 6.8 km from the airport and the drive from the airport is about 10 minutes. You will enjoy the well-maintained roads of Zakynthos. With an additional driver your trip will be even more relaxed. With many rentals these are already included in the price. Read through the rental conditions before booking.
Metered cabs are available around the clock outside the airport terminal. The ride from the airport to Zakhynthos town center takes about 10 to 15 minutes and usually costs 10€. With a hired car you save the cab ride. Start directly into your well-deserved holiday. Stow your baggage easily and safely in the boot. Be smart and enjoy your holiday individually.
Explore Zakynthos individually
Zakynthos stands for more than beach vacations. Zakynthos is called "Fior di Levante", flower of the east. Already the Venetians, who ruled here for three centuries, recognized the scenic beauty of the island.
Zakynthos looks particularly green to visitors. Wide plains as well as gentle hills and mountains invite to hiking. The vegetation is dense. In many places you can find olive groves and pretty vineyards. The idyllic picture is rounded off by picturesque mountain villages.
The north of Zákynthos is particularly quiet. Here you will find tourists who are looking for silence and relaxation.
While on Ios and Kos you will find with party vacations. Rhodes and Crete with family vacations, the island of Zakynthos offers both. Most beaches and towns are located along the south and east coasts. The west and north coasts are very mountainous and mostly uninhabited.
The beautiful white cliffs that drop steeply into the azure sea towards Keri are a highlight. The water is wonderfully clear and it is worth hiring a boat to visit these sights.
Visiting the Byzantine Museum
A visit to Zákynthos Town is a must for all vacationers. In 1953 a big earthquake hit the town. At least many art treasures could be saved. The reconstruction took place with the inclusion of historical building plans. The town was able to preserve its old face.
Today Zákynthos Town is a mixture of adapted new buildings and reconstructed architecture.
Among the most important sights of Zákynthos Town are the Monastery of Agios Dionisios, whose campanile, visible from afar, resembles the bell tower of San Marco in Venice. Also visit the Byzantine Museum. You will have a unique opportunity to follow the development of Ionian painting.
An idyllic place to watch the sunset, the city at dusk and at night, and the stars is the top of the hill in Bohali. It opens a panoramic view of the entire bay and the twinkling lights of Zakynthos town.