- 20. 1. 2021
Paros has a huge historical background that cannot be described in few lines, but more or less followed the history of the rest of Cyclades.
Paros is a very famous travel destination, worldwide. It has some unique wetlands, with protected birds, animals, and plants. Very famous since antiquity is the marble of Paros due to its exceptional clarity.
Τhe island is 196,5 km2 and nowadays has a population of approx. 13.700. The capital of the island is Parikia and has a lot of villages and settlements.
We’ll mention here some of the island’s sightseeings:
A few of the beaches of Paros are:
Activities and Events
As all over Greece and especially on the islands, many religious festivals take place. For sure you’ll enjoy the food, the dance and the wine during one of those festivals.
On the first Sunday of July, at Naousa, takes place the fish festival that started in the ‘70ies.