Zante Island Full Day Tour

Starting Time
9 hours
Starting point
Free Cancellation
Free Cancellation

  • Visit a traditional olive factory and discover the production of the famous Zakynthos olive oil.
  • Drive through idyllic mountain villages in the north of the island.
  • Visit the 15th century monastery of St Dennis, the island's patron saint.
  • Enjoy a full day tour led by a knowledgeable local guide
  • Optional boat trip to the impressive caves.

Spend a memorable day full of history and culture discovering Zakynthos with an expert guide. Very proud of many local products and handicrafts, from olives, oil, sweets, honey, wines to lace, carpets and pottery.

Zakynthos is a fantastic island full of history and culture. It is very proud of its many local products and handicrafts, from olives, olive oil, sweets, honey, wines to lace, carpets and pottery.

We begin our day in Bochali, after all guests have been picked up from their resorts. Here you can enjoy excellent views of Zakynthos town. Bochali is a popular place for locals, especially on an evening where they can relax and meet with friends. On the way to the mountain we will visit an olive factory. Here we can see how the famous Zante olive oil is produced in winter.

Continuing northwest passing the mountain village of Kiliomeno and continuing through Agios Leon to the village of Anafonitria, here we will visit the famous monastery of Agios Dionysios (St. Dennis), the patron saint of the island. Agios Dionysios was known for his healing powers, forgiveness and compassion.

Continuing on to Exo Xora, where you will find what is believed to be the oldest olive tree on the island, said to be over 2000 years old. You will also have the opportunity to sample and purchase various local products. We will now head to the village of Kampi for a lunch stop with spectacular views of the cliffs and the amazing colors of the Ionian Sea.

Our last stop will be at a local winery, where we will take you to see how one of the island's most popular wines is produced. Of course you will be able to taste the wines and buy them as well.

We return around 5.00 p.m. (Depending on the season).

The excursion is operated in English

  • Expert guide
  • Transportation by luxury air-conditioned coach.
  • Pick up service from most hotels.
  • All taxes
  • Wine tasting - 3 euros per person (over 18 years old)
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Free of charge

Comfortable shoes, comfortable clothes for stops at churches and monasteries are recommended.

The tour is operated in English

Cancel up to 24 hours prior to the date of the experience for a full refund.

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