Xygkia beach is a scenic beach on the island unique. The water contains a large proportion of sulfur on the beach giving a distinctive flavor. The sulfur comes from the neighboring caves, so this beach is ideal for those with leg pain and arthritis because the bath water with sulfur will help them. It is also known to make good on the skin and helps cellulite. The beach Xygkia has easy access by car and parking is available. The area has several good restaurants. It lies 23 km from Zakynthos town, about 40 minutes by car.