Gerakas is considered by many to be one of the most beautiful beaches on Zakynthos in the area of Vassilikos. It is a long sandy beach and is a nesting place for the Caretta caretta turtles. Just a short walk from the beach are several snack bars and restaurants.
Dafni and Sekania beach are located in the south of Zante, in the area of Vassilikos. The beaches in this area belong to the Zakynthos Marine park, which protects the wildlife in the vicinity. This beach is a long, wide, sandy beach that is breathtakingly beautiful with splendid views across the gulf of Laganas.
Makris Gialos is a lovely beach in the north of the island. It is a fairly small beach but has crystal clear waters and is set in impressive scenery. The water here is deep, sot this is not the best beach for families with young children but is ideal for couples wishing to escape crowds