Overview Naxos Island

Visiting Naxos Island

Planning a trip to Naxos Island, Greece? Whether you’re a first-timer or a frequent visitor, a business traveler or a budget explorer, IgoUgo has all the travel-planning tools and resources you need to create a memorable vacation. Read traveler reviews of the top hotels, restaurants, and things to do; browse amazing photos; ask for advice in our friendly travel forums; and find cheap Naxos Island flights and hotels. Then, after your trip is over, share your travel reviews, tips, and photos with friends and fellow travelers right here on IgoUgo.

Stories and Tips Naxos Island

3 Photos  
Demeter's Temple

Written by Theresa448 on 11 Feb, 2004

Near Sangri, Naxos, Greece."Harrrrgh". It's that exasperated sigh that my husband Steve gives when he's intensely frustrated, so frustrated that he can't even kick anything or throw something. It was windy, cold, something you wouldn't expect on a Greek Island, but this is Naxos, land…Read More

3 Photos  
The Forgotten Temple: A Sensory Exploration

Written by Theresa448 on 11 Feb, 2004

In Naxos, so many things are left and forgotten, slipping away and shifting over on themselves like grains of sand rolling off the cliffs or dispersed by the wind. Manners, for one - Naxonians possess the most interesting ability to combine European major-city rudeness with the…Read More

1 Photos  
Description of Naxos Town -- Why to visit!

Written by beckyt on 18 Feb, 2004

Naxos is the largest of the Cyclades Islands and is situated pretty much in the middle of the Aegean Sea. You can get there by ferry, as I did, hydrofoil, or by Olympic Airways connections from Athens. The ferries and hydrofoils to Naxos all dock in…Read More

Agios Georgios

Written by beckyt on 18 Feb, 2004

This is the most tourist resort-like of the four areas of the city and of the whole island; hundreds of people flock here on beach holidays every year. This area is chock full of hotels, apartments, guesthouses, etc. and is the best bet for finding…Read More

Arriving in Naxos - The Harbour Scene

Written by beckyt on 16 Feb, 2004

As I explained in "Greek Island Hopping Part 1," I had decided to visit Naxos first on my island-hopping trip and for no better reason than my new American buddies were heading to Santorini and the ferry stopped at Naxos on the way. The ferry…Read More

  • 1-5 of 5 Naxos Island Stories And Tips