Plaka Beach

Beaches on Zante

      

Location: At the end of the Vassilikos Peninsular

Getting There: Follow the main road from Argassi. Go through the town of Vassilikos and shortly after you will see the huge signs for St Nicholas Beach. Plaka Beach is down the same access road, but you fork to the right at the end.

Access: The whole site around the beach is flat with good pathways

Sunbeds: Yes. The sunbeds on the grassy area behind the beach are free of charge

Toilets: Yes

Watersports: No

Safe for Kids: Yes

Food & Drinks: Yes, there is a bar near the beach and a restaurant in the main building

Turtles: No

Seaweed: Only in the rocky areas, easily avoided

Sand or Pebbles: Fine sand

Car Parking: A large car park. Some spaces even have a roof to protect the cars from the sun

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