Must-see attractions in Paros

  • Paros Park at sunset.

    Paros Park


    This 80-hectare park north of Naoussa features impressive rock formations, caves, hidden coves and gorgeous beaches. There's a lot going on here, with…

  • Front entrance of Panagia Ekatontapyliani church at the island of Paros in Cyclades, Greece.

    Panagia Ekatontapyliani


    The Panagia Ekatontapyliani, which dates from AD 326, is one of the finest churches in the Cyclades. The building is three distinct churches: Agios…

  • Archaeological Museum


    Fronted by four intricately carved stone sarcophagi, this museum harbours some important pieces, including a 5th-century BC Nike on the point of alighting…

  • Hrysi Akti (Golden Beach)


    Paros' best beach is a wide sandy crescent to the southeast with excellent conditions for water sports such as windsurfing and kitesurfing.

  • Frankish Kastro


    Check out the outer walls of this fortress, built by the Venetian Duke Marco Sanudo of Naxos in AD 1260. Built with the stones from ancient buildings that…

  • Ancient Cemetery


    North along the waterfront is a fenced ancient cemetery dating from the end of the 8th century BC. It was in use until the 3rd century AD. Excavations in…

  • Byzantine Museum


    The Byzantine Museum, within the Panagia Ekatontapyliani compound, has a collection of icons and other artefacts.

  • Windmill Roundabout


    This beautifully intact Cycladic windmill sits right outside the main ferry terminal and is a central point in Parikia.

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