Gerakas Beach is a stunning beach located in the southern part of Zakynthos, in the area of Vasilikos. It is one of the most popular beaches on the island, known for its crystal-clear waters and soft golden sand.
The beach is about 2 kilometers long, offering plenty of space for visitors to relax and enjoy the sun. There are umbrellas and sunbeds available for rent.
What sets Gerakas Beach apart from other beaches in Zakynthos is its natural beauty and the opportunity to see the famous loggerhead sea turtles that nest on the beach. The area is a protected conservation site, and visitors are asked to follow the guidelines in place to protect the turtles and their habitat.
Gerakas Beach is also located close to several other attractions in Vasilikos, including St. Nicholas Beach and Porto Roma Beach. It is easily accessible by car or by bus from Zakynthos town and other areas of the island.