Almost nothing remains of the ancient building, only the walls but it is worth visiting the ruins that are in the greenness of a grove and from where it is possible to admire from the top the entire chief town of the island.
The cross strikes for its dimensions but it represents and remembers those who passed away in the civil war. It is impossible to forget them with a symbol that is visible from the sea even though located on a promontory more than three hundred and fifty metres from the sea level.
The tower is of small dimensions and it is more or less very well preserved. In the past it was used to spot the enemy coming from the sea.
The position is perfect since from here it is possible to view the larger part of the western coast of the island.
After the tower the road carries on but we suggest not to drive down it since in very bad conditions and without exit.
Only the façade of two floors with the main entrance and seven windows at the first floor remained intact.
In this moment is possible only to look at it externaly because the inside is not accessible.
The aqueduct is reachable by a non asphalted road hidden in the vegetation that goes from Argasi to the countryside and there are no signs informing where it is located.
The past has to be remembered and the people of Zakynthos display, especially in the big square of Solomos, many statues and busts.
those there is the statue of the national poet Dionysios Solomos at
which base it is engraved a line of his poem "Hymn to Freedom”; the
statue, representing the Glory to which the national poet is addressing
his poems, is flanked at both sides by two cannons and the stele that
remembers the writings of another poet very much loved by the people of
To remember Ugo Foscolo, famous Italian poet born in Zante in 1778, there is a bust in Solomos square that has been dedicated to him.
It is also possible to see, in the street to him dedicated, the cenotaph of Foscolo with the statue of the "Weeping Angel”.
It is also possible to admire the commemorative stele of the patriotic secret society "Filikì Eteria” that fought to free Greece from the foreign domination.