Paros beaches category includes information, maps and photos about beaches on Paros and Antiparos island. All beaches are under this category but they are also tagged to other places , according to the distance or other criteria.
First of all, Paros is famous for its numerous, various and beautiful beaches. The coastline extends smoothly and encloses beaches for all interests. North western side of Paros , between Parikia and Naousa, is the only part of the island that consists of huge cliffs. The other part of the island is full of beaches. We can measure them to thirty five but I am sure there are more .
There are small lonely beaches for those who prefer relaxing quietly next to the sea. Therefore , there are long and cosmopolitan beaches which attract many people . Moreover, visitors can find many things to do as sea sports clubs have established their businesses next to the beaches. Finally , there are cafes and restaurants near most of the beaches, so you could find a sunbed and an umbrella.
Kanali beach is located on western Paros, view to Antiparos island. It is after the Pounda port to Antiparos. Its name comes from the narrow sea passage between the two islands.
Its length is 500 meters, and there are sea sports facilities alongside the beach. Actually. it is the biggest sea sport area on Paros. They provide equipment and courses for all ages, for wind-surfing, kite-surfing, diving and others.
It is accessible by car and there is parking area. The bus stops at Pounda port, about 1 km.
New Golden beach is located on Mesada, on the southeastern side of Paros. It is between Marpissa and Drios, and encloses nice beaches. Because of the land morphology , this beach is windless from north and south.
There are sunbeds and umbrellas to relax and enjoy the sea.
Besides, there is a surf club , which offers equipment and services about kite surfing, diving and mountain biking.
At the end of Naoussa bay there is a well organised beach, Monastiri. It is located 11km from Parikia. There are sea sport activities, beach volley, bar, restaurant and many sunbeds with umbrellas. You can go there by bus or by boat from the port of Naoussa.
Kolimbithres is one of the most majestic beaches on Paros. It is located on the North side of Paros in Naoussa bay, 11km from Parikia. Huge round and smooth rocks spread alongside the beach which is seperated to many small creeks.
Faragas beach is located on southern Paros, a few kilometers from Aliki village.
It is very cosmopolitan because of its sand inside and outside the sea, and clear sea. There is a cafe bar next it. It is also sheltered from north wind. Its length is about 400 meters and there are some sea sport activities.
Livadia beach is only 600 meters from the port in Parikia. Its length is 650 meters. There are umbrellas and sunbeds on parts of the beach.
On the first part of the beach, there are restaurants , bars and mini markets. On the other side, there is a beach volleyball ground. Also, water sports activities, such as sea balloons, are suitable for children and sailing tours for all ages.
Paros bay is full of beautiful beaches. At the edge of its cape , you can find a lonely beach “Agios Fokas”.
Its name comes from a chapel near the beach. There is also an old traffic sea light.
Agios Fokas is 4,6 km away from Parikia if you go on foot and 5,3 in case you choose a vehicle. Another option of going there is by boat from the port of Paros, which leaves you 1,5 km before the beach.