Destination guide

Head to the culturally rich city of Skafidia

The area's culture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Skafidia. Revered for its seaside, beaches and restaurants, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Skafidia

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Skafidia a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thines Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Glyfa Beach (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Arkoudi Beach (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Skafidia

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 30°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Skafidia

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Skafidia is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Agia Marina Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Palouki Beach (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Kourouta Beach (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Thines Beach (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Glyfa Beach (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Arkoudi Beach (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Skafidia

The nearest airport is in Zakynthos (ZTH-Zakynthos Intl.), located 24.2 mi (38.9 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Patras (GPA-Araxos), which is 31.6 mi (50.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Skafidia?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 57 holiday lettings around Skafidia. From 15 Houses to 16 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Skafidia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Skafidia. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Skafidia Monastery: 157 holiday lettings
  • Arkoudi Beach: 1,089 holiday lettings
  • Agia Marina Beach: 204 holiday lettings
  • Port of Katakolo: 132 holiday lettings
  • Kourouta Beach: 231 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Skafidia listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Skafidia?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 15 Houses in Skafidia. Our other popular types of Skafidia holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Skafidia?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 19 holiday homes with pool available in Skafidia. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.