Paros is an island that can please you not matter what you are looking from your vacation


Paros is the third largest island of the Cyclades as well and has been inhabited since the ancient times. It is an island that can please you not matter what you are looking from your vacation. Whether you are the type who wants a luxurious stay and wild nightlife either when you’re just looking for a quiet heaven to rest, Paros has a lot to offer.

Getting there Getting to Paros can be considered easy. The port of Paros is a standard route for all the ferries that cross the Cycladic Sea, making Paros also ideal as a base for island-hopping. From Athens can catch a ferry of Piraeus, the port of Rafina or the port of Lavrio. Getting the high-speed catamaran will get you there in half the time.

Getting Around


Paros has a local bus transport that you can use to discover other areas. However it would be advisable to rent a car while you are there to ensure you have the most convenience and making the most of exploring the island.

Where to stay Paros is an island that is developed to host tourism; therefore it offers a lot of options when it comes to arranging your stay. Finding the right place to stay suiting your needs independent of your budget should not be a problem when visiting this island. In Paros you will find exceptional choices for hotels and rooms to let. Most of the resorts on the island are practically gathered in three locations: the capital and the island’s main port Parikia, the beautiful fisherman’s village of Naoussa and the south-east coast like Piso Livadi.



Paros offers a wide spectrum of beaches to please all visitors. One of the most popular beaches is Livadia which is easy to access and family-friendly. Krios beach is a very good choice and very close to Parikia, Kaminia is a lengthy sandy beach for great waves and Delfini is family friendly beach with crystal clear blue waters and a beach bars.

If you are looking for an organized beach offering amenities like umbrella and sunbed then you should check the following: Santa Maria which is very busy and you can also take scuba diving and windsurfing lessons, Pounta beach which is on the South coast and is known for its busing beach bar. On the other hand if you would like a quite beach you should pay a visit at Kalogeros beach which stand out for the impressive colors on the rocks that surround it, Laggeri which is well known for the sandy hills and a popular meeting point of the LGBT community. You can also try Damouli, Agios Nikolaos, Tripiti, Agios Fokas and the beach of Glifa.

Nightlife Paros is known for having a good nightlife to suit all tastes. There are a number of places where you can enjoy your drink with a view in the capital Parikia, where you will find a number of legendary bars and clubs. The heart of nightlife of Paros beats in Naousa where you will find a great variety of clubs and parties that last til dawn.