In this article, you'll find the best things to do in Paros! Paros is a very beautiful place in Greece and the activities there are great!
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1. Go to the Panagia Ekatontapiliani
The Panagia Ekatontapiliani, which in Greek means the church with 100 doors, is a lovely church that exists since the Byzantine Empire. The church is about 1700 years old and it's still standing today. Furthermore, according to stories the church the mother of Constantine the Great created the church. Constantine the Great was a Roman Empirer. Since you can learn a lot here, it's definitely one of the best things to do in Paros! A visit to this church should definitely be on your itinerary for one day in Paros.
2. Do watersports
Paros is an amazing place to do watersports! Since the weather is great in summer it's a very comfortable place to learn some new watersports. For example, you can go waterskiing or do some wakeboarding lessons. Awake Paros is one of the places where you can do watersports. You can also do watergames there, which is really fun! Therefore, if you want to do something active, then this is one of the best things to do in Paros!
3. Do a snorkeling boat tour
Paros is a very beautiful place for snorkeling and this company will bring you to the most beautiful spots for snorkeling. If you decide to do this tour, then drinks, food and all the equipment you need for snorkeling are included!
4. Walk through Lefkes
Lefkes is a beautiful village located in the mountains of Paros. The houses here look lovely and just overall, the feeling here is great.
You also find here many photo spots in Paros. That's because there are typical Greek houses that look amazing. And because it is a regular village, you can go here for free. This makes visiting Lefkes one of the best free activities on Paros.
5. Visit Antiparos
Antiparos is a small island in the Aegean sea. It's only about two kilometres from Paros. There are many great beaches here that look stunning. Furthermore, the island has many white houses with beautiful flowers that make it all look very nice. Moreover, it's a popular place for tourism and many famous people live here.
6. See an authentic Cyclades windmill
In Paros you can see authentic Cyclades windmills. These windmills look very beautiful and the windmills are one of the things that the Cyclades islands are famous for. Therefore, it's a great experience to see one during your stay in Paros! You can see these windmills at several places in Paros, for example in Marpissa.
7. Go to Golden Beach
Golden beach is a very beautiful beach in Paros that you should definitely see! Not only beach lovers will love this beach, because this beach is very unique! The beach looks really beautiful, as the sand contains glass elements. Therefore, when the sun is shining there is a wonderful sparkling effect.
8. Do a daytrip to Naxos
Naxos is a Greek island that is very near Paros. It's the largest island of the Cyclades island group. A trip to Naxos only takes about 30 minutes, so it's very close to the island and very convenient for a daytrip! According to myths, Zeus (the king of the gods) was raised here in a cave in the mountains. Furthermore, this island is just very beautiful and an amazing place to spend your day!
9. Watch the sunset
Sunsets in Greece are amazing, and so are the sunsets on the Greek island Paros! Therefore, I would highly recommend seeing at least one sunrise during your stay in Paros, because they are amazing. There are many beautiful places where you can see the island. For example, sunrises at a beach in Paros are magical.
10. Visit a winery
Another one of the best things to do in Paros, is going to a winery! Spread over the island, you can find many lovely wineries. Because of the climate in the Cyclades, this is the ideal place to produce wine. At these wineries you can try some of the best wines, so that's amazing!
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