Naxos Castle at Chora

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The Castle of Chora of Naxos was built in 1207 by the Venetians, and is the most renowned medieval monument of Naxos. In the castle there are many medieval buildings, such as the boarding school of Ursulines and the School of Commerce. There is also the Catholic Cathedral and the tower of Krispi.

Around the castle there are wonderful mansions of Catholic descendants, which are inhabited. Each one of these mansions has its own story and legend. One of the old mansions is open to the public as a museum of the Venetian era. Exhibitions and musical evenings are also held here. In the narrow streets of the castle area, there are all kinds of shops, cafes and taverns.

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Bavaria Cruiser 41 Prestige

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Sailing Yacht for Charter

  • Berths 7
  • Built 2017
  • Length 41.00 ft

Naxos Horse Riding Club

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Horse Riding Club

It is located in the town of Naxos and has more than 30 horses and ponies. It is opened every day during the summer and offers two rides daily including evening sunset riding.

The marina is fairly new, starting its operation in 2002. The marina is operated by the local municipality and an attendant is occasionally on hand (2005) to help visitors moor.

Fountaine New 45 Prestige

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Catamaran for Charter

  • Berths 10
  • Built 2020
  • Length 45.00 ft

Agios Georgios

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This sandy beach is the closest to the capital and for that it is one of the most popular and crowded beach of the island. It is very long, extending for many kilometres and is full organized, proposing sun beds and umbrellas for rent as well as various water sports facilities.

Agios Prokopios

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Located at 5 kilometres away from the capital, Agios Prokopios is one of the most popular beaches of Naxos and considered as one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. The long golden sandy beach extends over 1, 5 kilometres and has beautiful crystalline waters, protected from the strong winds frequently blowing on the island.

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