Holidays in Naxos

Naxos travel, tourism info

Naxos or Axia is the largest of the Cyclades islands and is located precisely in the centre of the Aegean, between the islands of Mykonos, Donousa, Amorgos, Ios and Paros. In the island you can admire the graphic villages with the simple people which works till to date with the agrarian life, the cattle-breeding, the excavation of marble and emery. More than 64 villages, most of which are mountaineous, cover its slopes. They are well known for their excellent cool climate and their unsurpassed local cuisine.It's mountainous interior will surprise you and so will its resemblance to the island of Crete. Naxos is renowned for its dairy produce.

Naxos useful info

Naxos Council +30 22850 22717
Drymalia Council +30 22850 22100
Port Authority +30 22850 22300

Holiday packages, Offers for Naxos

Holiday packages for Naxos, is the site that enables you to create online, easily and quickly, your own holiday package to Naxos. We can assure you that you can make any booking with us, whether it is airplane or ferry tickets, hotels, car rental.

You can combine your holidays with short visits to nearby islands like Mykonos, Donousa, Amorgos, Ios or Paros to create your own unique holiday.

For all of these use the online booking engines presented to you.

Naxos Ferry Tickets, Ship Itineraries, Special Offers

Booking ferry tickets for Naxos

Book your ferry tickets for Naxos online with us, then collect your ticket at the port before your departure, from the special ticket kiosks. - Please note that some ship companies do not offer this service. If the case is so, we post your tickets well in advance.-

Ship itinerary information for Naxos

Naxo' s port, Chora, can be reached by ferry boat, mainly from the ports of Piraeus and Lavrio. Also, there is access from the nearby Cyclades islands, like Syros, Paros, Milos, Mykonos, Amorgos, Folegandros, Kimolos, Kythnos, Serifos, Sifnos, Sikinos, Ios. Koufonissia, Santorini, Anafi, Astypalea, Donousa, Irakleia, Kea, Schinoussa, Thirasia, as well as Heraklio of Crete by ferry boat or sea-taxi. The duration of your trip varies depending on the route and type of ship (conventional or high speed one). When booking your chosen erry tickets for Naxos online, you will be informed of the precise time of arrival. Being a popular destination, Naxos is connected with many other islands. Since ship itineraries change according to season, your are advised to check our online booking system for up-to-date information.

Special offers for ferry tickets to Naxos

It is important to note that most ship companies offer discounts for return tickets. Keep in mind that if you want to visit a nearby island, you are strongly advised to buy in advance a return ticket for your destination.

Air tickets to Naxos, Flights, Special Offers

Booking Air tickets for Naxos

The Naxos airport is connected with the main airports of Greece..

Book your flights easily and quickly through our online booking systema and enjoy your holiday in this magical island. Telephone booking is also available for those who do not want to use a credit card. Naxo's airport is the airport "Apollon " (Naxos - national airport "Apollon"). The airport is located 3 kilometers from the main town and 1 km from Agios Prokopios in "Alikes Naxos" (East side). The ride to the airport is approximately 10 minutes. Naxos served by light aircraft which means small capacity . It is therefore very important to keep in mind the need for early booking , especially in summer season or during peak periods eg Easter to ensure your air ticket.

Flights to Naxos

Domestic flights

Flights from Athens Eleftherios Venizelos airport to Naxos are daily and, depending on the period of year, become more frequent. Flights last 45 minutes approximately and the types of aircrafts vary.

The airplane carrier is Olympic Air.

Special offers and cheap tickets to Naxos

To get the best deals early booking is required. Visit and find cheap tickets for Naxos. Take profit from low cost airline and last-minute bookings, as well. Don't forget to use your airmile bonus card.

Hotels in Naxos, Hotel Guide, Special Offers

Hotel Guide provides you with a complete and up-to-date guide for hotel accommodation. You can find your favourite accommodation searching either by location, or by hotel name. 

Luxury Hotels in Naxos

If you would like to search for Luxury Hotels in Naxos (Luxury hotels, boutique hotels, 4 or 5 star hotels) search under the section Luxury Hotels.

Cheap Hotels in Naxos

If you are searching for Cheap Hotels in Naxos (rooms, apartments 3, 2, and 1 star hotels) search under the section Cheap Hotels.

Special Hotel Offers in Naxos

If you are looking for special offers visit our section Hotel Offers in Greece.

Booking Hotels in Naxos

When browsing the hotel list for Naxos, and clicking on the link "online booking", you 'll be first shown the hotels that offer online booking. By pressing on the button 'Book & Prices' you reach the online booking machine for the selected hotel.

Car rental in Naxos, Special Offers

Rent a car

To avoid the trouble of taking your own car to Naxos, we urge you to book one online, through our car rental service. Thus, you are free to wander all over the island and visit sites and places that are not easily reachable by bus.

Car rental pickup points

Car rental pickup points are the airport(Naxos-Airport), port(Port-Naxos) and the city center. These are all easily accessible locations when arriving on the island. Please check our online booking machine, for any changes concerning the car rental pickup points.

Car rental offers

The car rental rates that you will find on our online booking system are advantageous, and by browsing there you will find car rental offers in Naxos. You can compare the car rental cost with that of transfering your own car to the island by ferry, and so decide what is more convenient to you depending on the duration of your vacation.

Excursions and special places of interest in Naxos

Excursions and tours in Naxos

From its ancient past, some of Naxo's important sights are the famous Portara, the entrance of a majestic temple of Dilos Apollo that remained semi-finished and the marble, Kouros, that was found in the marble quarry near the village of Apollo, on the north side of the port, at Grotta, the archaeological excavations brought to light the remains of Naxo's mycinaic town. Also, there are three museums, Archaelogical, Folklore and Natural History. Finally, there are some beautiful churches, such as Agios Mamas and Panagia Drosiani.

Places of interest in Naxos

There many beautiful beaches, such as the immense sandy beach of Agia Anna, Panormos and Psili Ammos.

Thematic tours in Naxos

Naxos is considered to be a remarkable destination in the world for :

Sports Tourism

Family Tourism.

Restaurants and nightlife in Naxos

Restaurants with Greek and foreign cuisine, quaint taverns and “ouzeri” are scattered in every corner of the island, ready to serve out local delicacies and snacks, even for the most demanding appetite. Some of the dishes you can enjoy are “provatses” with pork, “patoudo”, Rosto, rooster in wine, traditional cheesepie, frikasse of lamb and the seafood lovers can taste plenty of fresh fish, astakomakaronada ( spaggeti with lobster), saganaki (fried cheese) mussels, squid roasted and many others will remain unforgettable for the excellent quality and taste. Also, Naxos has a vivid nightlife. And it was not possible the island of  goodtime, dance and music, not to have a good nightlife. The island of Ariadne gives us pleasant night roaming and unexpected discoveries for all styles and all ages.

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