Naxos Island

Naxos is one of the most beautiful islands in Greece

Naxos Island is the largest island in Cyclades and it is one of the most beautiful among the Greek Islands. It combines excellent fine sand beaches, with fertile valleys and mountainous beauty. It is one of the best holiday destinations in Greece and its attractions include the exceptional beauty, the variety of the landscape, the numerous historical places to visit, the beautiful walking paths, the tradition which has been preserved in many villages.

Naxos Town Seafronthover background

There are more than 40 villages to visit and most of them have their own distinct character and style.

Most of the villages in Naxos Island are in the middle and the north of the island. There are many routes to choose from, and for the adventure lovers there are more than 20 walking tours to discover olive groves, forests, caves, ravines.

Potamia is a group of three beautiful villages in a fertile valley, Melanes is close to Potamia and it is the place to see the huge statue of Kouros. Apeiranthos or T'Aperathou is a pretty village on the slops of Mount Zas at 650m altitude, Koronos, a stepped village is is one of the most beautiful villages in Naxos Island. Keramoti is a very attractive village full of walnut trees and surrounded by mountains. Halki or Tragea once administrative centre, is a beautiful village with long history. Filoti is nice village, sourrounded by olive groves and settled on the flank of Zas mountain. Sagri with its ancient monuments, Byzantine Churches, Venetian castles is one of the interesting places in Naxos. Galini and Eggares are traditional, quiet and peaceful villages, in the verdant Galini - Eggares Valley.

Venetian Castle

Venetian Castle

Panagia Myrtidiotissa

Panagia Myrtidiotissa

Saint George Diasoritis

St. George Diassoritis

Koronos Village

Koronos Village

In Naxos Island

Image TitleOld Naxos Town