Paros is the brightest island of the Cyclades, with picturesque landscapes, the deep blue of the sea and a piercing whiteness. Today, Paros is a popular island thanks to its history of glorious culture, the warmth of its local residents and its enticing beaches. Paros is situated in the center of the Cyclades and has 120 km of coastline and numerous breathtaking natural bays.
Aegean architecture in harmony with modern life
Among its gently rolling hills and its plains, clusters of white washed villages and settlements are scattered: Parikia, the capital of the island with the neighboring areas of Krios, Kalami, Parasporos, Agia Irini, Sotires, Glisidia, Pounta and Campos; Naoussa, the second largest village and around it the regions of Kamares, Kolimbithres, Agioi Anargiri, Santa Maria and Ambelas; also, in the middle of the island lay the districts of Kostos Village with Isterni area, the traditional village of Lefkes and also Aspro Horio, the district of Marmara and Prodromos including the regions Tsoukalia, Molos and Kaloyeros; on the east side there is Marpissa Village and its neighboring sea-side areas of Piso Livadi, Logaras, Punda Beach, New Golden Beach-Tserdakia, Golden Beach, Boudari, Drios, Pirgaki and Lolantonis; finally, the southern region of Ageria and Aliki including Farangas, Makria Miti, Kamari, Glifa and Voutakos. Tapestries of Parian land are the hundreds of chapels, windmills, pigeon towowers and scattered farmhouses, unique examples of Aegean architecture In harmony with modern life.
Paros today is home to 15000 residents. A warm welcome awaits its guests who may also find on the island all facilities of a modern holiday resort: airport, port, marina, fishing retreats, civil services, post offices, a full range of shops (of all kinds), a public Medical Center and a private clinic in the capital as well as smaller health centers in each village. Private Doctors and pharmacies complete the list of available health care services.
Uncover the secrets that make visitors of Paros return again and again...
Stroll through the traditional villages, amongst the picturesque houses, along the stone-laid roads and pathways meticulously outlined with white wash, and under the archways, boasting examples of typical Cycladlc architecture.
Glide through the warm crystal waters of the Aegean Sea, at Isolated or cosmopolitan beaches.
Enjoy our home-like cooking In numerous family owned taverns.
Let the 'meltemi' breeze relax and cool you In the hot August afternoons.
Let yourself go!
Be ready for Intense fun as the party goes on until the morning.
Be swept away by the colors and the pure magic of the Parian sunsets and sunrises.
Admire the deep blue of the sky and the sea ornated with colorful fishing boats which bid us good morning, brimming with the treasures' of the day, as the seagulls fly around them dancing In playful delight.
And if you think that's all, you 're wrong... Paros has many well-kept secrets which you are challenged to uncover...