NAXOS & AMORGOS ISLANDS

1st day : arrival in Naxos Island– leisure & swimming in Aghia Anna beach
2nd day : visit the villages of Chalki-Apeiranthos-Melanes and swim in the crystal waters of Mikri Vigla. In the afternoon go for a walk to the venetian castle of Chora
3rd day : full day dedicated to hiking on the path trail of naxos inland : visit the old olive press of Kinidaros village, then reach the river and the waterfall , then follow the way to the church of Agios Artemios or the monastery of Agios Dimitrios. On the way, take photos of the nine watermills and have a rest at Engares village.
Extra tips: Daily trip to Southern Naxos coastline - Explore the unique beaches of Kalados, Rina, Aliko and enjoy a nice barbeque lunch of board of the vessel / visit the ancient, lying Kouros statue of Apollo and on the way there, walk through the abandoned ruins of “Skeponi” /visit the ruins of the temple of Demetra. / visit the Panagia Drosiani church (with the best preserved byzantine frescoes from the 6th century) / visit the lemon liquor factory of “Vallindras” ,/ enjoy the sun rise in Apano Kastro/ visit the archeological museum within the venetian castle of Chora.
Where to eat: “Stis Irinis” restaurant in the port / or “Smyrneiko” taverna, in port / or “Platia’ ” tavern, in Galini Village (22850-62617)
Where to sleep : Naxos resort (www.naxosresort.gr) on the beach of Ag. Georgios , Villa Marandi luxury suites (www.villa-marandi-naxos.com) , on the beach of Stelida / Mitos Suites (www.mitossuites.gr) , near the beach of Ag.Prokopios
4th day : transfer by boat to Amorgos Island – swim to the Ag.Pavlos beach and visit the Katapola port and the Chora village
5th day : visit the famous byzantine monastery of Chozoviotissa and enjoy the breathtaking view of the aegean pelagos – swim to the fabulous waters of Ag.Anna’s bay and/or to Mouros bay
6th : walk the path between Landaga village & Aegiali port – go by boat to Nikouria for a swim in the crystal clear waters .
Extra tips: go for a swim to Kalotaritissa bay and/or take the boat to Gramvousa island / assist a yoga session in “Iris alternative studio” / assist a diving session in Ag.Pavlos beach / buy a rosario from the monastery / go on donkey riding / join the religious procession of Saint Paraskevi, in July.
Where to eat: “Loudaros” taverna, in Langada, “Vintsentzos” fish restaurant in Katapola.
Where to sleep: “Aegialis hotel & Spa” , in Aegiali (www.aegialis.com) , Aqua Petra hotel-apartments, in Agios Pavlos (www.hotelaquapetra.com) , “Emprostiada” Traditional guest house, in Chora.
 

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