The North side of Zakynthos is like a step back in time!
Small traditional villages, with some of the best preserved buildings on Zante, survivors of the 1953 earthquake. Smiling locals ready to welcome you. Scenic drives and dramatic cliffs make the perfect experience of a Greek Holiday.
Agios Nikolaos is a small settlement with a small cove on the north-eastern side of Zakynthos. It’s situated 30km away from Zakynthos Town and 35km away from Dionisios Solomos – International Airport.
The fine pebbles beach and the clear, deep sea are ideal for swimming and relaxing. Apart from Agios Nikolaos beach, the famous Makris Gialos beach and Xygia (sulphur) springs are also close to Emerald Villas.
There are many taverns around where you can taste fresh fish, local dishes and traditional Greek delicacies.
The small port is always full of fishing boats, yachts and excursion boats that will get you to Blue Caves and Navagio (Shipwreck) Beach. If you feel like travelling to another island, the ferry is departing daily from the port to Pessada of Kefallonia.
Askos area is 1km away from Agios Nikolaos Port. The area is well-known not just for its natural beauty but also for the “Askos Stone Park”.
Just a few meters away from the Emerald Deluxe Villas the park is the ideal place for the admirers of Nature offering carefree moments of sauntering or touring around.