Hidden Gems

An Insider’s Guide To Paros

By Jenny Wilson
on  September 23, 2018

Celebrated for its beautiful beaches, charming traditional villages, and picturesque scenery, Paros is one of the most popular islands in the Cyclades. Here are just a small handful of reasons why we simply have to share this wonderful island with you as part of our Greek yacht getaway itinerary.

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Dine in Resplendent Restaurants and Charismatic Eateries

Traditional Greek cuisine never disappoints, and boasting an array of renowned restaurants and gorgeous family-run eateries to choose from, your taste buds will be well and truly satiated during your time in Paros. From nibbles and cocktails to fine dining, Paros is an island tailor-made for foodies.

Spend Time in Traditional Greek Villages on your Yacht Getaway

Naoussa and Parikia are the main villages on the island. Both showcasing excellent examples of traditional Greek architecture, expect to stroll winding streets, browse beautiful boutiques and stumble across a series of small and perfectly formed churches. With bustling cosmopolitan atmospheres, there is always something to see, do, and experience in these bustling seaside villages.

Alternatively, if you’re keen to explore the quieter side to Greek island village life, there are several other villages across Paros with markedly more laidback atmospheres. The mountainous village of Lefkes is surrounded by calming greenery and provides unparalleled views of the neighbouring island of Naxos.

Admire One of the Most Celebrated Coastlines in the Whole of Greece

With more than 30 beaches to choose from, if spending time lounging ocean-side and listening to a soundtrack of waves softly lapping against the shoreline sounds good, Paros is the Greek island for you. Famed for crystal clear waters, golden sandy beaches, concealed coves and unique rock formations, there’s a stretch of coastline with your name on it, regardless of how you prefer your beaches.

Beaches located on the south-eastern part of the island offer ideal windsurfing conditions, so if you’re eager to soak in views of the island from a slightly different perspective, you’re in for a treat. Perfect for beginners and experienced surfers alike, you won’t even need to don a wetsuit thanks to Greece’s warm Mediterranean sunshine.

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