The largest of Schinousa's beaches, long and sandy, with calm waters to the southwest.
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…
Signposted off the main coastal road some 10km south of the port, this huge and atmospheric cave remains impressive despite much looting of stalactites…
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…
The Vallindras Distillery on Halki’s main square has been distilling the kitron liqueur in the same way since 1896, passing from one generation to the…
This gallery displays the exquisite work of Naxian potter Katharina Bolesch and her partner, artist and jewellery designer Alexander Reichardt. Each piece…
A flight of whitewashed steps leads to the fortified monastery of Moni Zoödohou Pigis, high above the Kastro. Originally built as a women’s monastery in…
Nearby Small Cyclades attractions
Sandy, pleasant beach closest to Hora.
Secluded, sandy cove a 10-minute walk from the village of Mesaria.
Wide sweep of white sand to the east with shallow, clear waters ideal for swimming. There's a taverna across the street from it.
The Cave of the Sacred Icon of Agios Giannis features a large open cave plus white-painted rocks surrounding the tiny entrance to the main sequence of…
Long, narrow sandy beach to the east with calm waters and a taverna.
Narrow strip of white sand to the east, with a beach bar and some discreet naturism at one end.
Small, shadeless beach popular with naturists.
The island's best beach – a long sandy crescent to the northeast and a bay popular with yachts.