The wreck without a doubt the most famous attraction of the island.
Most visitors have already seen pictures of before reaching the island as it is one of the most photographed beaches in the world. This scenic beach stood out when a ship wrecked there before about 20 years, having crashed on the rocks due to bad weather. The ship was trying to escape from the Greek Navy and transported illegal cigarettes. Fortunately, none of the crew was injured.
The wreck is in the middle of a beautiful pebbled beach surrounded by white cliffs and stunning blue waters.
Shipwreck beach can be enjoyed in two ways: either to go by boat or vessel, or the view from the podium. There is no other way to access it.
Boat trips start from many places on the island like Argassi, Alykes, the port of Agios Nikolaos, Zakynthos Town. The platform is located near the village of Anafonitria and you can go there by car. There is plenty of parking space and there are signs with directions to find it easily.
This is definitely a unique experience and whichever way you choose to enjoy the Shipwreck, you will surely remain unforgettable.