Destination guide

Head to the culturally rich city of Skafidia

The area's culture and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Skafidia. Well-liked for its seaside, beaches and restaurants, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, 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 vacation home and check out everything that makes Skafidia a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 vacation, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 86°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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Skafidia

The nearest airport is in Zakynthos (ZTH-Zakynthos Intl.), located 24.2 mi (38.9 km) from the city center. 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.

Where to stay around Skafidia?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 58 vacation rentals near Skafidia. From 15 Houses to 16 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Skafidia for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Skafidia?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Skafidia. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Skafidia Monastery: 172 vacation rentals
  • Kourouta Beach: 236 vacation rentals
  • Palouki Beach: 215 vacation rentals
  • Agia Marina Beach: 208 vacation rentals
  • Chlemoutsi Castle: 803 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Skafidia?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 rentals available
  • Villas: 17 rentals available
  • Cabins: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Skafidia?

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