Laganas is located on the south side of the island and is the largest and busiest tourist resort of the island. The word Laganas is the word paraphrase jar (= pitcher) because the area had kilns to produce pitchers, traces of which still exist today. Laganas has a wide variety of hotels, studios, apartments, bungalows and there is even a camping for nature’s lovers.
For those seeking luxury in their vacations are luxury stone villas. The village is full of taverns and restaurants offering Greek traditional and international cuisine (English, Chinese, Italian and Indian). There are some fast foods for younger ages. Some taverns offer Zakynthian delicious dishes with live Greek music and traditional dances.