Paros, is consistently among the top three destinations for Greece
Paros, is consistently among the top three destinations for Greece (for Greek tourists as well) because it is an island that offers everything you need: sun and sea, with its beautiful beaches, leisure and summer sports (windsurfing, kite surfing, jet skiing, scuba etc..), restaurants and traditional Greek tavernas, shops and cafes, the flea markets and many nightclubs.
So it is for you to see what type of holiday you prefer and combine it according to your needs in order to make it your dream vacation…
The island of Paros is situated in the middle of the Cyclades island complex and between the islands of Naxos and Antiparos. It is among the major islands of the Aegean Sea (its surface is about 200 square km) in length with a coastline of 120 km of beaches!
The capital of Paros is Parikia village which lies west from the island. It is also the village which is the main port of the island where all the ferries arrive from Athens. The second largest village, but after all, much more beautiful, colorful and vivid than Parikia, is Naoussa which is located in the northern part of the island.
The village of Naoussa is also a small port and it is considered as one of the most beautiful villages of the Cyclades
The village of Naoussa is also a small port and it is considered as one of the most beautiful villages of the Cyclades. Naoussa is a traditional village that has all the traditional attributes of Greece: small white cubic houses, dazzling white churches, narrow streets adorned with bougainvillea and jasmine, a small port, lively terraces where people eat fish or octopus drizzled with ouzo…
The port of Naoussa makes you dream. Near the port there are also remains of a Venetian castle … Although Naoussa is much calmer than Parikia, bars and nightclubs abound. Naoussa is also famous for its beautiful beaches; you can take the small boat from the harbor towards the many golden sand beaches of the bay of Kolimbithyres, Agios Ioannis, Santa Maria…
The area which is undoubtedly the most beautiful, is the little port as there are many restaurants, cafes, bars and shops in the adjacent lanes. The port comes to life during the evening and offers a wide selection of bars where someone can enjoy a glass of wine at the seaside or dance to the beat of nightclubs that are located nearby…
WINDSURFING IN PAROS
Ideal Island for Water Sports
The Windsurfing World Championship was held for many years at the Golden Beach and still attracts lovers of the sport. Sports like surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing, kayaking and canoeing, kiteboarding, waterskiing, jetskiing, and scuba diving are available with certified trainers at beaches like Golden Beach, New Golden Beach and Santa Maria
VISIT LEFKES VILLAGE
A Picturesque Mountain Village
Lefkes had been the first capital of Paros which was built by immigrants from Crete and locals who were looking for protection against pirate attacks. It is built in an amphitheater shape with many beautiful, neoclassic buildings, quirky little passages and charming ‘hidden’ cafés where you can enjoy the architecture
YOU SHOULD VISIT PAROS PARK
There are Innumerable Reasons
The walking paths that introduce you to the beautiful nature on the island all year round are another. Your visit during the summer you should definitely have a swim at the gorgeous beach of Monastiri (AiYannis), or watch a film for free under the stars at the open movie theater Cine Enastron. During the yearly festival of the Park (June-October), a number of jazz, classical music and traditional Greek concerts and fascinating cultural events also take place
GREAT AT AEGEAN DELI
Offers the Flavours of the Aegean
Small but packed with lots of taste, a family run restaurant will bring you closer to the culture of the Aegean food that will enhance your everyday life back home
BEAUTIFUL BEACHES IN PAROS
It is the popular and lively beach on the north side of Parikia, at Livadia. Extensive sandy beach with crystal clear waters organized touristically
A big sandy beach that is a continuation of the beach of Aries. It is 2.5 km from the center of Parikia. There are restaurants and bars. Access by boat from the port of Parikia or by your own means of transport.
Amoudia, at the southern tip of the bay of Paroikia, 1.5 km from the center of Parikia. There are restaurants. Access by bus to the public road or by your own means of transport.
Polybyne sandy beach, south of Parikia (about 2,5 km from the center of Paroikia), organized touristically, especially dear to young people. There are restaurants and bars. Access by bus to the public road or by your own means of transport.
It is located south of Parikia, 4 km from the center of Parikia. Protected by the windy sandy beach with palm trees. Access by bus to the public road or by your own means of transport.
Beautiful contiguous small beaches, in the homonymous holiday village, 8.5 km south of Parikia. Pounta is located just opposite Antiparos, from which it is just a nautical mile. Pontos leaves the ferries connecting Paros and Antiparos. There are hotels, cafes, taverns, surf clubs and diving schools.
Beautiful and quiet sandy beach in the western part of the bay of Naoussa. Of particular interest are the granite rocks which, due to the disintegration, have taken various shapes and create natural cavities filled with seawater and resembling waterfalls
The beach of Agioi Anargyroi, a small sandy beach, is located east of Naousa, about 200 m.
Laggeris beach (1.5 km from Naoussa) is a beautiful, quiet sandy beach with sand and sand dunes
Santa Maria Beach (2 km from Naoussa) is an extensive sandy beach with crystal clear sea. There are tavernas and organized water sports.
A small protected sandy beach in the homonymous fishing village, a few kilometers east of Naoussa. There are seaside taverns.
Protected sandy beach with few trees in the homonymous seaside settlement.
A spotless sand beach with trees that offer their shade to swimmers in the homonymous village.
Close to Piso Livadi lies the long sandy beach of Logaras, which is marked with a blue flag and is ideal for swimming and fishing.
Tsardakia – Nea Chrissi Akti
Extensive sandy beach that has been marked with a blue flag. New Chryssi Akti is known all over the world as one of the most ideal beaches in the Mediterranean for water sports and especially for wind surfing. In the early 1990s, New Gold Coast was established as an ideal venue for the annual wind-surfing world championship.
The sandy beach of Chrysi Akti, one of the most beautiful of the island and the longest beach of Paros, is a real paradise. Conditions are ideal for sailing activities.
Beautiful beach, in the homonymous picturesque village with lush vegetation. There are seaside taverns and bars.