Zakynthos or Zante is an administrative center and the capital city of the island with the same name. A lot of native residents recommend this place for recreation. This results from a perfect location of the city and local color. We highly recommend that you book a transfer beforehand to get to Zakynthos town without difficulties. You can reserve the necessary vehicle on the website of Aktis.Taxi.
Zakynthos town stands on the seashore. On the other side of Zakynthos Island, you can find Bohali Hill, one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Being the cultural and historic center of the island, the city annually welcomes thousands of tourists.
During the stay in Zakynthos, you can do both recreate and go sightseeing. The Port of Zakynthos will offer you to take a trip to the islands set in the Mediterranean Sea or enjoy a sea voyage around the island.
In close vicinity to Zakynthos, you can find several popular resorts: Tsilivi, Laganas, and Argassi. You can easily access them with the help of a pre-ordered transfer or taxi. Among the best hotels in Zakynthos are Strada Marina, Avalon Hotel (adult-only), Phoenix Hotel, and Hotel Varres.
Best attractions in Zakynthos
Since ancient times, people considered St. Dionysios to be the patron saint of the island. There is a church in the very heart of the city, dedicated to this outstanding figure. This building is one of those few constructions that survived the earthquake in 1953. Due to this fact, many residents of Zakynthos think Saint Dionysios Church to be a holy place.
Another landmark is accessible within a short walk. It is the old port of Strata Marina. There are a lot of taverns, gourmet restaurants, souvenir shops, and stalls selling fruit within its area.
Dionysios Solomos Square is regarded as one of the major squares in the city. It bears the name of Dionysios Solomos, the author of the national anthem of Greece. Zakynthos is his motherland. Thus, you can also find a memorial dedicated to this person there.
The faithful Christians will find it interesting to visit the Byzantine Museum of Zakynthos. It stands right opposite the central square. The building exhibits a lot of artifacts, representing the Byzantine culture. The building of the museum is a relatively new one. People finished its construction in 1960. While enjoying an excursion about the museum, you might also notice the icons. They have a unique history and relate to many incredible legends.
Zakynthos city lies in the area with the Mediterranean climate. Its winters are warm: the temperature does not fall lower than +13°C. The beach season starts at the end of May or in early June (depending on the weather). As a rule, the average air temperature in June ranges from +26°C – +28°C. The water warms up to +23°C. In July and August, you can observe the peak of the beach season. During this time, the air temperature increases to +30°C – +32°C. The water is heated to +25°C – +27°C. The Velvet season comes in September and continues up to the middle of October. During this period, you can still enjoy the warm water of +24°C – +25°C. The air temperature reaches +23°C – +27°C.
What to choose to travel in Zakynthos Greece: a transfer or a taxi?
One can always use different means of transportation while traveling about Greece, for example, a taxi or a bus. However, if you prefer to travel with comfort and without extra expenses, you should draw your attention to a transfer. There are only six kilometers between the city and Zakynthos Airport.
Zakynthos Airport transfers are especially indispensable for travelers who need to get to a hotel or the nearby resort upon landing to the airfield. In comparison to the means of public transport, a transfer has many advantages. You can always reserve it online. Moreover, it is up to you to pick up the necessary model, and vehicle capacity. By choosing a private transfer, you save up to 20% per trip in contrast to Zakynthos taxis.
Why choose Aktis.Taxi?
The successful beginning of your holidays is directly dependent on the company you choose to take care of your transportation. Aktis.Taxi is a team of professionals. We offer our customers to book a trip with the following conditions:
air-conditioning, child seats, and Wi-Fi free of charge;
a possibility to choose a vehicle, its capacity, and class;
a possibility to choose the route of a trip;
English-speaking personnel and 24/7 customer support service;
we take no advance payments;
a range of additional services upon arrival (meeting at the airport, help with baggage, etc.);
a fixed cost (the flight delays, out-of-service time, and traffic jams do not influence the price of your trip).
Do not waste your time on waiting or search of a taxi. Spend your time on relaxation together with a comfortable transfer from Aktis.Taxi!