Lagana is undoubtedly the most popular and largest holiday resort in Zakynthos. Found on the south-west coast of the island the resort is renowned for its 9 km sandy beach where visitors can enjoy soaking up the sun and swimming in the clear, warm waters of the Ionian Sea.
Lagana is well suited to both families and couples looking for a relaxing holiday and also young people who want a combination of a relaxed atmosphere and lively nightlife. The resort has a large variety of tavernas, snack bars and international restaurants which cater to all tastes. Many of which are located on the beach and the quieter parts of the resort away from the noise of the main strip. However, for those looking for a lively nightlife there are an abundance of bars and nightclubs which keep this resort alive until the early hours.
Lining the main street are many shops offering everything a visitor may require, including supermarkets and gift shops selling souvenirs and traditional Greek products. The resort offers a range of different activities day and night to keep people of all ages entertained. There are many different types of accommodation in the resort, ranging from hotels to studios and a lot of these can be found in the outer areas of the resort in amongst the natural landscape of the resort. Lagana is 9 kilometres from Zakynthos Town, the capital of the island. Local buses and taxis are available on a regular basis to and from Zakynthos Town.