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  • Maddox Svenningsen posted an update 1 year ago

    The tickets for the ferry that goes from Agios Nikolaos to Pessada usually are not bookable on-line. You will just have to drive to the port and buy your tickets on the spot.

    On several occasions in recent years, the point of view above the seaside has been taken over by rope jumpers and base jumpers, who leap the 200m from the limestone clifftop to the fantastic sands beneath. Navagio Beach was initially generally known as “Agios Georgios Beach.”
    navagio shipwreck beach map In 1980, the freightliner MV Panagiotis ran aground in the waters round Zakynthos Island during stormy climate and poor visibility. The ship was smuggling contraband including cigarettes and alcohol. The Panagiotis was abandoned after operating aground, and it still rests half-buried in the limestone gravel of the seashore, which is now recognized worldwide by its nickname “Navagio” (“Shipwreck”).

    Members who are extremely educated about this destination and reply travellers’ questions frequently. Bikebird772, I know about Kalamaki but for no specific cause it doesn’t seam engaging to me. Though, thank you for clarifying that it is not windy, as then neither Laganas should not be.

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    How do you get to Shipwreck Beach? The beach is only reachable by sea, and boat trips set sail from nearby Porto Vromi Bay or the village of Volimes, taking about 20 minutes to reach Navagio. Despite the fact that it can only be reached by sea, Navagio Beach gets packed with day-trippers and tourist boats in the summer high season.

    • Travel through air-conditioned coach and boat to this famous beach, where you’ll be able to swim in the turquoise ocean and take a look at the sea caves.

    Navagio seashore will now be divided into three zones, which will be clearly demarcated. The first will have free entry, the second zone will see restricted use after a rainfall or an earthquake, and will probably be supervised. The third zone on the beach shall be fully closed to all visitors. The infrastructure in Zakynthos might not be nearly as good as you’re used to at residence. Of course you must notice that there are mountains on the island and likewise hairpin turns.

    Spent last summer from May until End of Sept in Alykes/Alykanas and sure, sometimes it was windy on the beach. On possibly three or four occasions it was too windy for most individuals to enterprise onto the seaside. If you might be in Vasilikos you can often find a beach out of the wind. Resort beaches going through north or open to that path are vulnerable to northerly winds lots of the time.

    There are local buses operating from Zakynthos Town to different components of the island, like Laganas, Kalamaki and Tsilivi. It can be sensible to take a spray or cream with you to be able to defend your self from waking up with lots of bites. If you might be already right here and you neglect to take this with you, you’ll be able to always buy it in one of the many pharmacies on the island. The worth for a six-pack of 1,5 liter bottles is about €1,50-€2,00.

    The new measures will come into impact throughout the subsequent few days. Special signs will be put up on the seaside to inform vacationers of the restrictions at the site which shall be underneath constant monitoring by the authorities. Lekkas mentioned a brand new customer flow management technique for the seashore will divide the site into three separate zones. A second, supervised zone shall be restricted after rainfall or earthquake.