Alykes and Alykanas : Holiday Accommodation
These sleepy little villages are the place to head if you're looking for a real traditional Greek relaxed atmosphere, plus they're a great base for exploring Zante's breathtaking scenery and resorts. Set on the north east of the island known as Alykon Bay. Alykes is famous for its Salt lakes, not surprisingly that 'Alykes' translates to salt field. Alykes has a handful of tavernas present a taste of traditional Greek-life and offer mouth-watering Greek specialities including plenty of fresh fish dishes or a traditional meze. Apart from gazing at the amazing views, Alykes has a gorgeous beach. These waters make it ideal for familes and children, and are great for those seeking watersports. When you tire of the beach Alykes is within easy walking distance to the nearby resort of Alykanas. Perfect for those seeking a friendy and relaxing base, Alykanas is an area that exudes the kind of tranquillity that peace and sun-seekers will adore. Here, olive groves and lush green scenery hide sandy bays brushed by crystal waters and gentle breezes, all with cheerful tavernas, bars and shops nearby. Alykanas Beach is one of the finest, with its soft sands, fun watersports and turquoise shallows perfect for families and surf-lovers. Alykanas ideal for those wishing to experience traditional Zante in a quiet and beautiful area.