Welcome to Zakynthos, Greece! Zakynthos island is a very popular tourist destination. Tourism is the main industry in Zakynthos, the island's beaches being the primary attraction. The main port and population centre on the island, Zakynthos town, is also the tourist and cultural centre, with whitewashed buildings including many hotels, restaurants and a number of nightclubs forming the Zakynthos town "barstreet". Being a Greek island, the economy of Zakynthos has close relationship with the sea. However, with the rise of tourism, it plays a minor role during summer. Ionian Islands Expect Over 2.9 Million Tourist Arrivals by End of Season. Zakynthos. The Region of Ionian Islands on Friday said that it expects tourist arrivals to its island destinations to exceed 2.9 million. The dreamy island of Zakynthos is definitely a worthy destination to visit. You and your loved ones will not regret traveling and getting lost there because of the numerous exciting things to do and sights to see. Just make sure that you plan your trip well by doing sufficient research and proper budgeting. Home to the worldwide famous Navagio (Shipwreck) beach and glorified by innumerable travel guides, Zakynthos island is one of the most popular Greek islands! Breathtaking landscapes, exotic beaches with sugar-fine sand and turquoise waters and crazy nightlife are the main reasons why this island is wildly popular. Private jet chartering, helicopter transfer flight, motor yacht & catamaran charter, luxury cars rental - hire ... in Zakynthos - Greece VIP service!