The area of Agios Sostis, where the Azure Palatial villa is located, is an excellent accommodation choice in Zakynthos, as it is one of the most picturesque places on the island, just 10 km south of the capital, with easy access from both the port and the airport.
The village is surrounded by olive trees, prickly pears, bougainvillea, and palm trees. There is also a beautiful sandy beach with calm, shallow waters, safe for families with children. In the beach taverns and bars overlooking the island of Cameo, recreation is offered all day, while there are also shops for essentials and souvenirs.
- Zakynthos International Airport Dionysios Solomos: 4,7 km.
- Kefalonia Airport: 54,7 km.
- Port of Zakynthos: 10 km.
- Araxos Airport: 69,5 km.
- Supermarket: 0,5 km.
- Lithakia: 3 km.
- Bohali: 3 km.
- Byzantine Museum: 11 km.
- Museum of D. Solomos and Other Eminent People of Zakynthos: 10 km.
- Lake Keri: 4,4 km.
- Archelon: 5,9 km.
- Water Village Zante: 8,1 km.
- Laganas beach: 1,1 km.
- Pure Beach Club: 1,4 km.
- Caretta Fun Park Center: 5,2 km.
- Agios Sostis beach: 0.2 km.
- Porto Koukla Beach: 2,9 km.
- Cameo Island Beach: 0,5 km.
- Kalamaki beach: 2,9 km.
- Gerakas beach: 23 km.
- Tsilivi Beach-Planos: 13,8 km.
- Tsilivi Water Park: 16 km.
- National Marine Park of Zakynthos: 6,6 km.
The natural heritage of Zakynthos is its absolute wealth. As one of the most important breeding habitats of Caretta Caretta sea turtles in the Mediterranean and the Mediterranean seal Monachus Monachus, Zakynthos must preserve this heritage and protect the marine environment for future generations. As part of this effort, theNational Marine Park of Zakynthos was established, including the entire bay of Laganas. Visiting the spawning beaches is allowed from 7:00 am until sunset under the strict instructions of the environmental guards.
At the same time, visitors can observe the sea turtles in the sea part of the protected area, where deficient speed navigation, swimming, and diving are allowed. [Information Zakynthos National Marine Park, 1, Eleftheriou Venizelou str., phone +3026950 298 70]
In the area of Agios Sostis, the workshop of handmade ceramic items of the brothers Andriani and Sissy Kladi is worth your visit. This space combines exhibitions of ceramics & ceramics lessons from Andriani but also delicious breaks for dessert or food, as Sissy is an excellent cook. The environment is extremely stylish, neat and friendly. [Pottery Studio - Andriani Kladi, Agios Sostis, Lithakia, tel. +30 26950 52748]
ZAKYNTHOS STONE PROCESSING WORKSHOP
The stone of Zakynthos, mined from Mount Brachionas, is used for the carved & "murtaria" [mortars] but also for the restoration of parts of the Ancient Theater of Epidavros. You can visit a stone cutting and processing workshop located on the road between Kiliomenos and Agios Leontas. [Traditional Petra Dionysis Kladis, Agios Leontas, tel. +3026950-27358]
Azure Palatial suggests a unique experience exploring Zakynthos with a private boat and an experienced captain, where you will have an unforgettable day on the island. The route includes three of the most beautiful places on the island, accessible only by sea. This is the water park in the bay of Laganas - from Akrotiri Marathiato the beach of Gerakas, for sea turtle watching, the island of Marathonisi and Keri Caves that will really enchant you. It will be the most beautiful swim you have ever had, in crystal clear, emerald waters.
If you are lucky, you can swim next to turtles or solitary seals, but special care and respect for nature are required.VISIT AZURE EXPERIENCES