Information About Gerakas Beach in Zakynthos Island
Gerakas beach is usually described as the best beach of the island. It is basically a large bay of golden sand, safe shallow waters and low cliffs that gives to the beach the sense of protection and isolation.
This beach is not only appreciated by the visitors during the summer months, but also from the sea turtle Caretta-Caretta which nest her eggs there. The island of Zakynthos is a rare natural beauty and Gerakas beach is an important part of the National Marine Park. Visitors must be very careful so as not to disturb the turtle eggs. The water sports are not allowed in this beach due to the protection of turtles. The island has a marine wealth and breathtaking natural surroundings and a typical example of this is the Gerakas beach, which is one of the best beaches on the island and in Greece. In this beach you can enjoy swimming and sunbathing during your stay on the island.