Paros was the birthplace of the Pictorial Guide of the Cyclades in 2012, it's the island where we have stopped every year since 2006, and the one where we created the largest number of 360° projects.

We created virtual strolls in Parikia, Naoussa, Drios, Chrysi Akti and Ambelas, featuring virtual tours of local companies that we personally recommend.

We have also made countless shots in Lefkes, Kostos, Kolybithres, Piso Livadi and many other fascinating places. Enjoy!

Nestled on the slope of the mountain above Parikia, it's a dream spot to admire the sunset. This monastery is still active and is not permanently open. Appropriate clothing and respectful attitude are of course required.
Cape Aghios Fokas closes Parikia Bay to the north. Superb church, nice little beaches, panoramic view of Parikia and tranquility (neither bar nor tavern in the immediate vicinity).
Located at the entrance of the Environmental and Cultural Park of Paros facing Naoussa, this former monastery is the setting for a permanent exhibition dedicated to the cartography of Paros drawn during the Russian occupation, from 1770 to 1775.
A small seaside village south-west of Paros, facing the desert islets surrounded by the "Blue Lagoon" (accessible by boat). Nice beaches, taverns and bars. A perfect destination if your holiday ideal is to laze on a beach and swim.
A small seaside destination on the east coast of Paros, quiet and less than 4km south-east of Naoussa. A small beach, restaurants and many accommodations.
This fine restaurant is a shady terrace located on the sea promenade, between Parikia and Livadia, not far from the port. It is managed by Caroline and her husband Vaggelis, a Franco-Greek couple.
On either side of Cape Honi (see pin on map) you find two of the most famous beaches of Paros, Chrysi Akti and Nea Chrysi Akti. The nickname of these crowded beaches is well deserved!
A real Italian pizzeria with a wood oven, hidden in the back alleys of the old town of Parikia. Easy to find, check the signposts on Market Street!
The Environmental and Cultural Park of Paros, in front of Naoussa, is located at Detis Peninsula. Easy and picturesque trails, nice beach (sheltered from the wind), small open-air theatre, former monastery with museum, and tavern. A great place, managed by volunteers.
This very nice café is located in the heart of Parikia, in a little shady square on the lively Market Street.
Just beside Café Distrato, the eponymous shop offers a very fine selection of authentic Greek products.
A small village on the southeastern coast of Paros. Small beach, taverns, strange rocks plunging into the sea. A nice and little known place, far from the crowd.
A sports center that offers all the equipment for windsurfing, and also offers introductory courses, on one of the most famous windsurfing spots of the Cyclades.
Comfortable studios in a quiet environment in Parikia, just a few minutes walk from the beach and the taverns. Italian hospitality and Greek tradition together!
One of the most famous beaches of Paros, in an absolutely extraordinary rocky chaos. If the rocks were not plunging into crystal clear water, you could really think you're walking on the moon! A magical place that will amaze you!
Close to Lefkes but less known, this small traditional village is one of the hidden jewels of Paros. As it's located below the road that connects Parikia to Lefkes, it's likely you'll see it only from afar, but it's worth the (small) detour.
The most visited village in the hinterland, on the slopes of Aghii Pantes (Profitis Ilias), highest mountain of Paros. Beautiful churches, picturesque alleys, amazing sights.
Louridis Studios are an ideal choice if you want an accommodation on one of the most beautiful beaches of Paros, Chrysi Akti (Golden Beach), on the east coast of the island.
The ancient marble quarries near Marathi. The marble of Paros is the most translucent in the world and it was used to carve the Venus de Milo, among others. A nice hike, but do not venture into the galleries, it's a very dangerous place, without any security!
A very good restaurant in Ambelas, a seaside destination on the east coast of Paros, a few kilometers southeast of Naoussa.
The picturesque fishing port of northern Paros has become one of the most popular destinations on the island. A labyrinth of lively streets, many terraces on the harbor, watching the ruins of an ancient Venetian kastro.
Parikia is the port and capital of Paros. A picturesque village with a lively Market Street, a long sea promenade lined with restaurants and bars, an impressive basilica, and much more.
A small fishing village on the east coast, facing Naxos. It's a nice seaside destination, with a small beach, taverns and bars, which extends south to the beautiful beaches of Logharas and Pounda.
On the west coast of Paros, 8 km southwest of Parikia, the Pounta pier is the starting point of the small ferry shuttle to Antiparos. You can also go to Antiparos with a "karavaki" (small passenger boat) from Parikia.
A very welcoming beach bar, with good music, where you can relax, have a drink and eat, or simply enjoy a deckchair on the sand.
This very good Greek tavern is located on the lively sea promenade, on the long line of bars and taverns south of the port of Parikia.
Tonia's Apartments is a new holiday complex of 1 house and 3 apartments with sea-view, ideal for comfortable and relaxed holidays near the beach.
A nice garden restaurant, perfect for a romantic dinner away from the noisy crowd of the fishing port of Naoussa.
This excellent tavern is one of the best traditional restaurants in Naoussa. It is located at the corner of two alleys, near the fishing port.
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