9 Reasons To Visit Zante
Not sure on which resort to visit for your Party Hard Holiday? We want to make things easier for you! We have shared our favourite things about each resort to match you with your perfect holiday destination!
1. Shipwreck Beach
The legendary Navagio Beach, otherwise known as Shipwreck Beach is not only an instagrammable hotspot, but also a top beach event destination. Host to the Switch Disco lockdown livestream, you can expect to take a stop here on one of the many boat parties in Zante. Having a rave-up under the sun near a shipwreck has never been so good.
2. Beaches Galore
Zante is full of stunning coves and beaches, not to mention crystal clear waters. Spend the day on a sandy beach, soaking up the sun or head to one of the many Beach Clubs for a cocktail. Republic, Havana and the Mansion Poolside Club are always a hit. Get a round of Margaritas in for everyone, and chill out before another legendary night out on the strip.
3. Sea Turtles!
For something like no other, see if you can spot the Caretta Caretta Sea Turtles along the beachfront. They lay their eggs on the beach, ready to hatch in the summer. Take a day-trip out to Marathonisi Island to watch the babies hatch and crawl to the sea! Definitely a photo-worthy opportunity. Plus, the island is shaped like a turtle itself, yes, Greece understood the assignment.
4. Outdoor Adventure
For those thrill seekers, may you want to spend some extra cash on a day of fun, fast-paced activities. Anything from Jet-Skis and Paragliding, to Quad Bikes and Sailboats. Plus, you get to see the stunning views of the island while you do it. Definitely getting your money’s worth, and more! Just take a browse for boat tours, activities and Turtle Spotting cruises, or head to Laganas beach to see what’s on offer.
5. Zante live
One of the highlights of the Zante strip is Zante Live. Held at Rescue Club and supported by BBC Radio 1, the event has seen the likes of Charlie Sloth and Lethal Bizzle. Held every Tuesday night, be sure to head down for a night of banging tunes, drinks deals and celebrity guests and DJs. If you came to get the most out of the Zante nightlife, then Zante Live is the place to be.
6. Restaurants and Bars
Packed with places to eat and drink, Zante is no stranger to tasty food and amazing drinks deals. If you’re feeling a little homesick, try Lucky’s Pub and Grub for some home comforts by the beach. For the Greek experience, head to Blue Sea for the best seafood and Greek cuisine near the strip. If you’re starting off the night then Fishbowl is a MUST for the biggest fishbowl you have ever seen, we guarantee. Cocktails and Dreams is close by to the strip for that perfect Tequila Sunrise while you watch the sun set and the madness unfold.
7. Everything is on the Strip!
One of the best features of Zante is that everything, and we mean everything, is on or next to the strip. We’re talking restaurants, bars, clubs, mini markets and more. Plus, with the beach right at the end of the strip, you can spend the whole day in the heart of the action. If you want to stay close by, there are many great hotels and hostels near the strip so you don’t have to worry about a trek after predrinks. For a quieter day-time, or hangover day, try one of the more remote hotels for that much needed rest.
8. The Nightlife
As one of the most popular party destinations, you can never leave disappointed. Events, Clubs and Bars are in their hundreds, all with lively atmospheres and a range of music for anyone and everyone. As well as the strip being full of vibrant and lively bars, you can also expect to find clubs with the biggest tunes and anthems of the summer. Sizzle, Rescue and Zeros are the biggest clubs in Laganas, so expect to leave the strip in the early hours of the morning when the sun is rising!
9. The Heat
Need we say more? It’s what we all come for. Zante is home to those glorious long, hot summers – perfect for that ultimate holiday experience. Tanning by the beach or the pool, far away from the cold and rain of the UK, what more could you ask for Just be sure to pack the suncream… no one wants to be THAT friend.