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Laidback beach days, loads to see and do and amazing party nights make this the perfect place for an unforgettable mates’ escape in gorgeous Greece.

Destination Highlights

  • Huge parties all summer

  • Mediterranean climate

  • Iconic caves and bays

  • Home to giant turtles

What are the best beaches in Laganas?

Whether you call the island Zante or Zakynthos, we can all agree that beach holidays in Laganas have a serious rep for partying. You’ll also get some real natural beauty as a bonus, and chances are you’ll see a turtle or two at these beaches:

  • Laganas Beach - A hit with party people of all ages due to the many bars and activities that line the golden sands.

  • Paralia Kalamaki - You can relax and swim at this family-friendly beach while the nesting turtles chill out right next to you.

  • Agios Sostis Beach - Walk the wooden bridge over the sea to tiny Cameo Island and you can enjoy this cute beach, great for taking snaps amongst the coves and pines.

  • Dafni Beach - This calm area is a snorkeller’s paradise due to its many rocks and crystal-clear water, plus there’s a great taverna to finish the day.

  • Navagio Bay - One of the island’s most famous sights! Take a boat ride between huge cliffs and you’ll find this gorgeous cove with a smuggler’s shipwreck right on the sands.

What are the top hotels in Laganas?

Much more than just a crash pad after a night on the strip, hotels in Laganas offer getaways for a variety of travellers. These are some of our favourites:

  • White Olive Elite  - Have it all at this deluxe hotel next to the beach that’s got five-star rooms with disabled access options, plus lots of entertainment for family holidays in Laganas.

  • Tzante Hotel - This adults-only hotel is a pocket of calm by the strip, making it an ideal base for friends and couples.

  • Hotel Mediterranean Beach - A five-star complex with amazing sea views and colourful gardens, offering a calmer Laganas experience.

  • Club Zante Plaza - Our top pick for an all-inclusive holiday to Laganas at a great price, close to the beach and offering nightly entertainment.

  • White Olive Premium Laganas - Located in the lush Marine Park area with a sociable pool bar and easy beach access.

  • Ilaria Hotel - This affordable hotel is an ideal retreat from the crowds and is surrounded by natural beauty.

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Weather in Laganas

























The Mediterranean climate means long hot summers between April and September, with the cool breezes that circle Zakynthos taking the edge off the heat. Spring and autumn are ideal times to book a milder last-minute holiday to Laganas, or travel in the winter months if you don’t mind a few showers.

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How long does it take to fly to Laganas?

It takes around three and a half hours to fly to Laganas from the UK.

What's the time difference between the UK and Laganas?

The local time in Laganas is two hours ahead of the UK.

What currency do they use in Laganas?

The official currency used in Laganas is the Euro.

What language do they speak in Laganas?

The official language spoken in Laganas is Greek.