The Zakynthos Zante resort of Kalamaki
Located in the bay of Laganas, the beautiful sandy Kalamaki beach is one of the nesting beaches of the Caretta-Caretta sea turtles. On the beach during the day you can rent pedalo boats and sunbeds with umbrellas, or if you are up really early you even have the chance to see Caretta-Caretta baby hatchlings coming out of their nests. This resort is an ideal place for people who just want to sit back and relax. The main road of Kalamaki offers a selection of taverns, restaurants, bars, supermarkets and shops. There is plenty to keep you well entertained during your holiday in Zante. From Kalamaki you can also easily make your way to Zakynthos and Zante town, or the neighbouring resorts of Laganas and Argassi if you fancy a bit more bustling nightlife.
The Zakynthos Zante resort of Laganas
The resort of Laganas is situated in the southern region of Zakynthos. Laganas Town is the biggest and busiest resort town on the island with an emphasis on nightlife, especially along the main street. There are numerous bars, restaurants, fast food spots and souvenir shops. Laganas is very popular with the young tourists who enjoy a lively holiday. In the wider region of of Laganas you will find hotels, apartments and taverns which are much quieter and very family orientated. The possibility of renting water bikes to see the turtles makes the holiday complete.