Paros, Greece Yachting Visitors Guide
Paros, Greece Yachting Visitors Itinerary Planning Guide
Paros is one of the top destinations in the Cyclades - known for its golden beaches and typically Cycladic architecture. Whitewashed cubic shops and houses with bougainvillias and wisteria adding natural color. Paros also has renowned churches to visit, the most famous being Ekatontapiliani (the "church with 100 gates"). The island also features an Archaeological museum displaying Greek history from prehistoric times through ancient Greece.
Anchor in the bay near the town of Nousa. If you're into water sports, this is a great place to pull out the toys and enjoy the clear water, then head over to Nousa, which is a delightful town perfect for a coffee while watching the town stroll past.
Map of Paros
Where to Moor
Naousa Port, Parikia Port
Places to Visit
Naousa Town - shopping, strolling, tavernas, coffee houses
Parikia Town - Ekatontapiliani church, History Museum
Márpissa - a traditional village with a distinctive medieval character and offers the 17th century Monastery of Ayios Antonios
Beaches: Popular beaches include Chrissí Aktí, Santa Maria and Poúnda. Alykí beach, offers the ruins of an ancient town to explore. Kolymbíthres beach offers impressive white rock formations. Kalóyeros is surrounded by clay rocks that can be used to give yourself a free spa treatment - cover you body in clay, dry in the sun, and then wash it off in the sea!
Guides to additional Cyclades Islands
Please see our guides to the other Cyclades Islands designed to help you plan where to stay and what to do when in the Cyclades:
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