PAROS IS AN ISLAND as luminous as its marble, the joy of the ar tist, a festival of colors and sensations, the Church of Ekatontapyliani (hundred gates), called by many the Agia Sophia of the Aegean. The island offers a refreshing, life-giving breeze, hospitable residents, beautiful traditional villages and countless sandy beaches. A cuisine rich with local delicacies and parian wines. Paros is the island of all ages that welcomes ever yone offering numerous activities for every season.




It is found in a distance of 18km southeast from the town of Parikia, at the eastern coast of the island. It is a picturesque village with many facilities including the tavernas serving fresh fish. It offers a small sandy beach with trees where you may swim before your lunch. It is also sea-travel connected to Naxos, Mykonos, and Koufonissia, thus offering the opportunity for various excursions and cruises to explore the Cycladic landscape and nature.


Dryos is a small village that extends along the southeast coast of Paros, nestled in low vegetation and crops. It is one of the greenest villages on Paros, with impressive clusters of trees and large sea pines on both beaches on each side of the port. Dryos was one of the ancient ports of Paros. Some remains of ancient ship tracks still exist and are visible to the observer.

Where to swim

  • Golden Beach (Chryssi Akti)
  • Tserdakia (New Golden Beach)
  • Punda beach
  • Logaras beach
  • Lolantonis beach
  • Tripiti beach

Points of interest - Activities

  • Monastery of Agios Georgios | Tzane Golden Beach area
  • Monastery of Agios Antonios | Piso Livadi
  • Old town of Marpissa
  • Awake water sports | Golden Beach & Punda
  • Awake water sports | +30 693 652 9302 |
  • Wind surfing | Golden Beach | force seven school | beginner-intermediate level
  • SUP | Golden Beach force seven school
  • Wind Surfing | Tserdakia beach | expert level
  • Cycling Tours | +30 6936529302 |
  • Paros Diving Center | Golden Beach | +30 698 6022447 |

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