Paros itinerary 2
Naxos Town & Beaches
‣ The incredibly beautiful bay of Mikri Vigla at the west coast of Naxos.
‣ Naxos Town, explore the little streets of the old town to the Venetian castle and the Temple of Apollon (Portara).
‣ Agios Prokopios with highlights including bright aquamarine and transparent waters.
Discover the beauty of Naxos, the largest island of the Cyclades, on this full-day itinerary. From crystal-clear turquoise waters to ancient temples and Venetian castles, Naxos has something to offer for everyone. This tour will take you to some of the island’s most beautiful and historic spots, perfect for those looking to experience the natural beauty of the island while learning about its rich history and culture.
First stop on the tour is the Mikri Vigla bay, located on the west coast of Naxos. It’s known for its crystal-clear turquoise waters and white sandy beaches, making it an ideal spot for swimming and sunbathing. Surrounded by lush greenery and stunning views of the Aegean Sea, the bay is a perfect spot to start the day.
Next, head to Naxos Town, the largest town and capital of the island. Explore the charming streets of the old town and discover the island’s rich history and culture. Visit the Venetian castle, which dates back to the 13th century and offers panoramic views of the town and the sea. The castle was built by the Venetians during their occupation of the island and is now a popular spot for tourists to learn about the island’s history and take in the views.
After visiting the castle, take a short walk to Portara, the impressive Temple of Apollon located on the island of Palatia. This temple dates back to the 6th century BC and is one of the island’s most famous landmarks. The temple was dedicated to Apollo, the god of music, and is the largest ancient temple in the Cyclades.
Lastly, end the day in Agios Prokopios, a popular resort town known for its bright aquamarine and transparent waters. This town is a great place to relax and enjoy the crystal-clear waters of the Aegean Sea. Agios Prokopios is also known for its long sandy beach and crystal clear waters, it’s the perfect place to end your day and soak in the natural beauty of Naxos.
Piso Livadi, Naousa or Parikia, Paros