St Nicholas Beach Nth

Beaches in Zante


Location: At the very top of the island where the ferry leaves for Kefalonia. Not to be confused with the very popular St Nicholas Beach in Vassilikos

Getting There: Take the main road heading north through Katastari and keep going along the coast road enjoying the view

Access: Only a few steps from the road down to the beach

Sunbeds: Yes

Toilets: In nearby tavernas

Watersports: No, only boat trips to the Shipwreck and Blue Caves

Safe for Kids: Yes so long as there stay away from the boats

Food & Drinks: Supermarkets and tavernas nearby

Turtles: No

Seaweed: Only in rocky areas

Sand or Pebbles: A mixture of sand, pebbles and shingle extending into the water

Car Parking: You can usually park on the road next the beach otherwise there is a lot of parking by the ferry terminal

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