Looking to go on a holiday where you can relax on the beach, go sightseeing as well as take part in a wide range of exciting and extravagant activities then Paros might just be the place for you! If you are taking a trip to Greece then one of the best places to go without a doubt is Paros, a Greek island which is around about a 2-hour journey from Santorini. Paros is well known for its beautiful beaches and villages. If you would like to find out what you can do whilst in Paros then keep reading for more information.
Paros is amongst one of the most popular islands to visit in Greece, thousands of people visit this holiday destination each year and it is not hard to see why. Many holiday-makers come to Paros to see its beautiful buildings and museums that is has to offer.
The Archaeological Museum in Parika, the capital of Paros, is one of the best museums to visit in order to see spectacular exhibits from as far back as the 5th century BC which include statues and stone structures.
One of the best and most popular beaches in Paros is Marcello Beach. This gorgeous sandy beach has crystal clear waters and an amazing view. There are plenty of sunbeds to use and relax in the sun or use as shade from the scorching heat.
Another popular beach to visit in Paros is Livadia Beach. This beach is very close to the town with nearby bars and taverns to go to. This beach also has a beautiful view with a long white sandy beach, clear water and plenty of natural shade provided by trees. Some of the beaches are located next to villas across Paros which are within walking distance. This is ideal because it will save loads of time and hassle and allow you to spend more time relaxing and having fun at the beach.
Although the nightlife in Paros isn’t as lively as it is in other parts of Greece, there are some spots where you can have a great night with an enjoyable atmosphere. If you are looking for a holiday where it is more relaxed but gives you a chance to have a good night then Paros would be a perfect destination for you as there is a balance of both. There is a variety of different nightclubs and bars that you can attend. If it is nightlife you are looking for then you will most likely find it near the beaches and the edges of town.
One of the best bars to go to in Paros is the Pirate Bar. At this bar, you can enjoy great music, cocktails and an overall great atmosphere. This bar is available to go to from 9 am until 3 am which means you can stop for lunch and dinner throughout the day. The Saloon D’Or Dancing bar is another popular destination to visit in Paros. At this bar, you can expect a great selection of cocktails and a brilliant atmosphere throughout the night as well as excellent service.
Outdoor Activities in Paros
In Paros, you are not limited to things you can do. The only problem you might face is that you may not have enough time to do everything you want to do! From diving to sailing to windsurfing to water sports and many more exciting activities, you will never run out of things to do.
If you are not a sporty person then don’t worry, you can still have loads of fun on the island by going shopping in 2 of the most popular villages – Parikia and Naoussa, exploring the island with many different tours to choose from and even have a relaxing day at the spa where you can get amazing massages.
Why You Should Consider a Villa in Paros
When you decide to go on holiday it can be difficult to choose if you would like to stay at a hotel or at a villa. A villa is ideal for a holiday because they give you more of a homelike feel. Villas are great for families because they are more private than what a hotel is and you have the chance to make your own fun and entertainment. It would also be a good idea to choose a villa if there is a big group of people going together. This is because you can all stay together rather than end up having hotel rooms which are nowhere near each other. At BlueVillas you can find a wide range of gorgeous villas to choose from with some of the best prices available.
Most villas also have their own pools which you can sunbathe around and not need to get up early to ensure you save a sunbed next to the pool. What a perfect way to relax after all your wonderful sightseeing and adventures.