Laganas Beach

Beaches in Zante


Location: About 6km southwest of the airport

Getting There: Easy to find by road or you can walk along the beach from Kalamaki and Aghios Sostis

Access: Most access points lead onto the beach without any steps or ramps

Sunbeds: Thousands

Showers: Yes

Toilets: In the surrounding bars and restaurants

Watersports: No, only canoes and pedalos as it's in the marine park, although you can hire a small motorboat or take a boat excursion

Safe for Kids: Yes, the water remains shallow for quite a long way out

Food & Drinks: Most of the beach is backed by bars and restaurants

Turtles: Yes, they are creatures of habit and keep coming back even though the beach itself is no longer suitable for nesting

Seaweed: Only when washed in by rough weather

Sand or Pebbles: Fine sand

Car Parking: Parking near the beach is limited, but you'll find somewhere, although you might have to walk a bit

Beaches near to Laganas Beach:

A small family friendly place with a sandy beach and shallow water also offering boat trips to Marathonisi Island and the Keri Caves
Kalamaki Beach  (209 Comments)
Kalamaki BeachProbably the best place to actually see a turtle. Just wade about in the shallow water and if they are about you will soon spot one.
Laganas Beach  (162 Comments)
Laganas BeachIt's as busy as you'd expect from a Club 18-30 resort, but keep walking and you'll find a long stretch of beach where development has been prevented by the Marine Park.
Porto Koukla BeachOften discovered by accident, this is a haven of peace and tranquillity despite being within walking distance of Laganas!

Laganas Taxis

Laganas Taxis

Laganas Buses

Laganas Buses

Laganas Video Tour