The island's best beach – a long sandy crescent to the northeast and a bay popular with yachts.
Lonely Planet's must-see attractions
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…
The most alluring part of Hora is the 13th-century residential neighbourhood of Kastro, which Marco Sanudo made the capital of his duchy in 1207. Behind…
The Panagia Ekatontapyliani, which dates from AD 326, is one of the finest churches in the Cyclades. The building is three distinct churches: Agios…
Agia Anna Beach is tiny and rocky, but with calm waters for swimming and rocks to leap off. It's popular for its starring role in the French film The Big…
This iconic 11th-century monastery is a dazzling white structure seemingly embedded into the cliff face high above the sea on the precipitous east coast…
This atmospheric museum is in a handsome old tower house of the 13th century, within the kastro ramparts (by the northwest gate). Wander through the rooms…
Nearby Small Cyclades attractions
Small, shadeless beach popular with naturists.
Narrow strip of white sand to the east, with a beach bar and some discreet naturism at one end.
Long, narrow sandy beach to the east with calm waters and a taverna.
Secluded, sandy cove a 10-minute walk from the village of Mesaria.
The largest of Schinousa's beaches, long and sandy, with calm waters to the southwest.
Sandy, pleasant beach closest to Hora.
Exhibits the creations of 75 artists from Apiranthos (painters, sculptors, printmakers and potters) and artists from all over Greece. It is in the…
This museum specialises in local flora and fauna and has a marvellous collection of shells. It is split into two sections, one focusing on the sea, the…