Discover Paros: Cities (Paroikia, Naoussa) culture, gastronomy, nightlife and sport
The island of Paros, situated in the Aegean Sea, is among the best known of the Cyclades islands: thanks to beautiful colors of the traditional white and blue houses and of the golden sandy beaches, the coast of Paros perfectly fits in the typical Greek landscape.
The breathtaking beauties of the wild land together with the history and culture of the region creates a unique path, that forces the visitors to take a walk along the ancient Byzantine and cobbled routs, where the feeling of an earlier era is still alive.
Visit Paros and cities Paroikia and Naoussa
Paroikia is the capital city and the major port of the island. In this city is situated the Basilica of the Katapoliani Madonna, in Byzantine style. Not to be missed the fishing cosmopolitan village of Naoussa, where the houses are white, the streets are cobble- stoned and the view is amazing.
Paros is well known for its high quality marble, but the region is also famous for its historical, cultural and architectural attractions: the Mycenaean acropolis of Kolymbithres, the Archaeological Museum, the Ekatontapyliani church of Paroikia, the Venetian castle and the traditional Museum of Parikia.
We would be glad to find all the information for our guests in order to better organize visits and walks around our beautiful island.
Cuisine and night life
Paros is extremely popular among the wine lovers, our island offers a great variety of winery products. The famous wine cellars of Paroikia a Naoussa are the best choice if you want to taste a good glass of wine.
Paros is also well known for its culinary tradition and for its delicious dishes, only made with local products: you can taste our traditional delicacies in one of the restaurants on the seafront or in the countryside.
Paros offers an extremely lively night life and for this reason during the summer the island becomes crowded, populated above all by young people. When the sun comes down, you can discover our clubs and cocktail bars, for a very fun evening.
Sport (Windsurf in Paros)
There are many sporting activities that can be practiced on the island, the most popular are water sports such as surf, windsurf, kite surf, snorkeling and diving: it will be a pleasure for our staff to help you choose the best facility to have fun in complete safety here in Paros.