If you feel you want more of a focus to your holida in the Greek island Zakynthos, there are many organized tours and courses available that cater to special interests. The members of the eco-tourism network are able to support you to explore the countryside.
Zakinthos (also known as Zante) is a popular island, not only because of the gorgeous sandy beaches and an interesting capital. The island possesses one unique asset: It is the principal nesting site in the Mediterranean of Carreta carreta, otherwise known as the green loggerhead turtle.
Zante has a remarkably diverse landscape that is full of hidden secrets. Zakynthos offers a wide array of agricultural, as well as outdoor activities, like hiking, cycling, jumping in "Navagio" beach. Join us in our outdoor, experiental activities in the Zakynthis countryside.
Come with us to experience in nature and to learn how to harvest grapes or olives, in one of the member´s vineyards or olive groves. We will show you the procedure of picking up olives and of making olive oil.
Creative holidays: Zakynthos is an inspirational destination for artistic endeavour.
Learn to cook Greek food and appreciate Greek wines or develop your spirituality.
Walking holidays in Zakynthos: The hills of the Zakynthos are a walker´s paradise, particularly between March and June, as well between September and November.
Cycling holidays: Freewheeling cyclists can hire bikes in the Zakynthos town, or in one of our members upon request.
By exploring the island you can have a unique trip and avoid leaving negative marks on cultures, economies, and the environment, while making a positive impact on the people and places you visit.