There are many activities but also events that the visitor of Aperanthos can attend and participate without paying money! In the large village celebration, which takes place every August 15 in the courtyard of the Church of Our Virgin, you can taste, absolutely free, excellent local specialties and delicacies made by the women of the […]
Even a walk is enough for the visitor to get a taste of the unique Aperanthos. From the entrance to the edge of the village, it is certain that you will not stop shooting the beautiful houses with the large arches and tiled roofs. A unique architectural interest are all the narrow streets with the […]
The famous village Apiranthos is 32 km northwest of Chora. Characteristic of the village is the traditional architecture of the stone houses, the well preserved churches, the windmills and the four museums. The inhabitants of Apeiranthos love the village very much, and this seems to be how careful every corner is. From the entrance of […]
A small “paradise” of spices, aromatic and dried fruit and plants awaits the visitors of the Aperanthous! It is a special traditional grocery located on the main pedestrian street of the village! The store opened in 2010 and since then, the little treasures it hides in, has took the interest of visitors and locals. What […]
The village of Aperanthos, is the only village of Naxos which has 4 museums and all of them are around the center of the village. The Archaeological museum of Aperanthos: It is located in the center of the village and it features important finds dating from prehistoric times and brought to light the archaeological excavation. […]
In Apeiranthos, traditional dances courses are delivered by the Cultural Association “Ta fanaria” ( the lanterns). Those interested may pay a symbolic fee to learn the local dances from the Bali and the Syrtos to the Ikarian. For the hours and days of the courses, but also to participate, you can be informed at www.apeiranthos.gr.
On August 29, festivals are held in Apeiranthos, Apolonas and Agios Arsenios Traditional feasts are held in all three villages.
On August 15, on the feast day of Our Lady After the Divine Liturgy in the church, from midday until evening, an authentic traditional feast, with live music and many local dishes, takes place.