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Address: Zakynthos Town, Greece
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Off the beaten track again!!

After our short visit a couple of days ago we decided to spend a whole day here. Only Dafni beach taverna open & good simple food. Spirios is very welcoming. The sea was... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Anne P
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Twickenham
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33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place by mistake and so glad we did. A must! Drove through Argassi on our way to Banana beach. Thought we'd take a detour to the right. A dirt track that looks like it goes nowhere. At the bottom of the hill there this most wonderful place. Also, great views from the top of the steep hill. Highly... More 

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28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The road to the beach is a little complicated but it was worth it. It's a quiet beach with not so many tourists and a great place to do scubadiving (the best i have experienced in Zakynthos).

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Thank Ionut S
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016

After our short visit a couple of days ago we decided to spend a whole day here. Only Dafni beach taverna open & good simple food. Spirios is very welcoming. The sea was beautifully warm & we had a very relaxed, chilled time. Took the main route this time & absolutely fine.

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Thank Anne P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

After storms the road was tricky in parts but we made it! We didn't eat as wanted to get back before dark. But there are several restaurants & we had a pleasant time with a cup of tea & a book over looking the sea.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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276 reviews
131 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

soft sand beach backed by a range of tavernas. the road in is not easy! limits on the beach during turtle laying/egg hatching season - may to august.

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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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297 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Easy access, free parking and tavernas are right on the beach. Two approach roads both of which are steep and rough in places but easily driveable. Worth spending a whole day here.

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Sofia
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

One of the best beaches for snorkeling in Zakhyntos. You have to be careful as the beach is protected, ecologist on place. You can' t do fishing or any related activities. Don't go to the "5 " Euros umbrella at the right side of the beach! On the left, they are free, and the taverna is one of the best... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The road is steep, so on the way down we were a bit worried if our Nissan Micra would make it back op. But even our tiny car with not that powerfull engine climbed the hills with little effort. So no need doe a four-wheel-drive! Even at the first exit from the main road to Vasillikos, which is said to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great beach in a turtle conservation area (National Marine Park of Zakynthos). The turtle nests are protected by cages and sit precariously close to sunbathing visitors. That said, a team of volunteers patrol the beach keeping an eye on the nests. We were lucky enough to see turtles emerge and make their way to the sea - discretely guarded by... More 

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Thank F H
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32 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Not an easy ride getting there but it sure is worth it. Just head on the far end on the lady umbrellas where is more peaceful and more relaxing.

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