Vasilikos : Accommodation Only
Tucked into an unspoilt peninsula in the south of Zante, Vasilikos is more area than resort and exudes the kind of tranquillity that peace- and sun-seekers will adore.
From Vasilikos town in the north, undulating hills, forests and roads speckled with shops and tavernas sweep down to blissful sandy bays and rugged coves. Popular spots include picture-perfect St. Nicholas Bay with its golden sands lapped by turquoise waters, Banana Beach, Porto Zorro and Gerekas, the latter a major nesting site for loggerhead turtles. Watersports and scuba diving abound and around every beach, you'll find friendly tavernas and bars to add to your enjoyment. To explore, go cycling, rambling or horse-riding in the pine-clad hills, catch a boat to Zante's magical Blue Caves or delve into the sights and shops of Zante Town just up the coast.
The main attraction of the traditional Villa Yiannis has to be the spectacular views. Perched on a steep hill above the ... more