Naxos Island

Naxos is the most attractive and beautiful island in Cyclades and it is an excellent destination for all kind of interests. It is a resort for young and old, families and singles, people who really enjoy the sea and the sun, people with special interests such as civilization and history, people who enjoy activities such as hiking biking, surfing, kiting, diving, 4x4 driving, yachting. Naxos Island has numerous places for all kind of interests to visit.

Monuments, archaeological places, churches, castle, museums, unique landscape. 3000 years history is a promise for sightseeing, exploration and discovery. If you like sightseeing, then you will fall in love with Naxos, which has a lot of sights to offer to its visitors. There are sights dating from the ancient to the Venetian times that will give a sense of culture to your holidays.

Hotel Fanis is the ideal place stort exploring Naxos Island

Naxos Beaches

Naxos has some of the very best beaches in Greece. Long stretches of golden sand and the most amazing color of blue sea. Naxos beaches are second to none. Superior endless beaches with fine golden or white sand, quiet or crowded, with tourist infrastructure or remote, with deep of shallow waters. The south west of Naxos is almost one beach, interrupted by a few peninsulas. North east and north west beaches are beautiful too, and some of them uncrowded even in high season.

Places to visit

Naxos is an island steeped in history, and if you take time out to explore some of its most historical landmarks and monuments from the past, you will find you holiday experienced enriched. The passing of the Venetians through Naxos left its mark on the cultural, religious and social life of the island. Part of the cultural heritage is revealed today through its fabulous architecture that the Venetians applied to castles and towers found scattered throughout the island.

Getting to Naxos

by sea

More than adequate ferry and catamaran schedules from Piraeus and Rafina ports. There are also frequent schedules to and from neighbour islands.

by air

There are up tp 3 flights a day in hight season from Athens International Airport. Journey takes only 25 minutes.