Psarou Beach

Beaches in Zante


Location: About 10kms northwest of Tsilivi

Getting There: Follow the main road heading north out of Tsilivi. Follow the coastline until you start heading inland and uphill. Turn right onto a small road with signs indicating 'Psarou' and 'Kavos'. When you reach the sea have a look for Kavos Harbour so you know you are in the right place

Access: The smaller beaches have steps leading down to them, but in one spot a steep road leads right down to the beach

Sunbeds: Only those provided for people staying in local apartments

Toilets: You will have to walk to find a local taverna

Watersports: No

Safe for Kids: Yes, the water is shallow

Food & Drinks: Only a couple of local tavernas and you will have to walk a bit to find them

Turtles: No

Seaweed: Only in rocky areas, easily avoided

Sand or Pebbles: Sand

Car Parking: Usually very quiet so you can park on the road nearby

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