Naxos Mainland Villages Bus Tour with a swimming stop at Pyrgaki Beach
Enjoy a relaxing tour through central Naxos, visit traditional villages, admire great monuments and finish your day at the unspoilt, exotic beach of Pyrgaki.
Departing from Naxos Town, first stop is Melanes. In Flerio you will meet the famous “Kouros”, one of the most striking examples of Naxian art.
Then follows the village of Kinidaros where you will make a short stop to photo-shoot the famous marble quarries of Naxos.
Continue your tour to one of the oldest monasteries of Byzantine Balkans, Panagia Drosiani. An exquisite sample of Byzantine architecture embroidered with unique frescos that will amaze you.
Stretching amphitheatrically on the slopes of two hills at the foot of Mount Zas, stands Filoti, the largest village of Naxos and Cyclades. Here you will visit its central church and learn the touching story of its construction. Then, have some free time to stroll amongst its neighborhoods and small shops of local products.
After departing from Filoti and going through the beautiful plain of Tragaia, you reach the small picturesque village of Damalas with the renovated traditional olive press and the pottery workshop.
Last stop will be Pyrgaki Beach. Drive through the famous cedar forest to end up at an exotic sandy beach on the southwest coast. Here you will have free time for swimming and lunch.
Pick up options:
08:45 from the main road in front of Plaza Beach Hotel
08:45 from the main road in front of Three Brothers Restaurant
08:45 from the main road in front of Aegean Land Hotel
08:45 from the main road in front of Yazoo Summer Bliss
08:50 from the main road in front of Maragkas Super Market
08:50 from the main road in front of Paradiso Tavern in Agia Anna
08:55 from the bus stop at Agia Anna Port
08:55 from Margariti's Market at Agia Anna
08:55 from the bus stop in Agios Prokopios (in front of Nikos Bikes)
09:00 from the main road in front of Lagos Mare Hotel (Ag. Prokopios)
09:00 from the main road in front of Naxos Palace Hotel (Stelida)
09:00 from the main road in front of Kavouras Village Hotel (Stelida)
09:00 from the main road in front of Naxos Golden Sun Hotel (Stelida)
09:05 from the main road in front of Princess of Naxos Hotel
09:10 in front of SPAR-Koutelieris Supermarket (St George area)
09:10 in front of the entrance of Naxos Hospital (Naxos Town)
09:20 Naxos Bus Transfer Office, right outside Naxos Port - final meeting place
Pick up/ Drop off service from central locations in the areas of Naxos Town, Stelida, Ag.Prokopios, Ag. Anna, Plaka
Modern, luxury air-conditoned vehicle
Professional English/ Greek speaking Escort
Meals and Drinks
Gratuities and Church donations (customary - not obligatory)