Alykes (Greek: Αλυκές) is a former municipality on the island of Zakynthos, Ionian Islands, Greece. Since the 2011 local government reform it is part of the municipality Zakynthos, of which it is a municipal unit. It is situated along the northeastern coast of the island, about 10 km (6.2 mi) northwest of Zakynthos (city). It has a land area of 42.881 km2 (16.6 sq mi) and a population of 4,796 (2001 census). The seat of the municipality was in Katastari (pop. 1,287). The next largest towns in the municipality are Skoulikádo (pop. 574), Agios Dimitrios (433), Pigadákia (394), Alikanas (341), and Káto Gerakári (341).
Bay of Alykes looking south showing the village of Alkes nearest (with the salt flats to the right) with Alikanas beyond.(Wikipedia)