If you want to know everything about the history of olive oil production it is worth visiting the traditional olive workshop of Eggares. It is located in the village of Eggares, 7 km away from Naxos town and is housed in an old olive mill that has been restored. The visitor will see the old […]
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.
One of the famous products of the island of Naxos is the Citron liqueur. In Chalki, the village 14 km from Chora, you can taste this local and special drink for free. In the center of the village there is the first distillery of Citrus, which was created by the Vallindras family in 1870. There […]
In the scenic and fantastic village of Koronos, 35 km northeast of Chora, a guesthouse, where you can stay without paying, as the Koronos Association of Athens informed us, is waiting for you. The hostel is owned by the Municipal District of Koronos. For availability and working days you should firstly contact on +3022850 51237.
On the beach of Chora a unique surprise awaits the visitor, a treat that defines Naxos’ traditions and tastes. At the “Prompona” family shop everyone can taste the delicious flavors of the island. A traditional liqueur citron, a glass of chilled lemon liqueur, naxian sweets such as crispy cherry and unforgettable quince, as well as […]
If you visit the village of Apollo on June 23, you will see that the whole village moves in the rhythms of the traditional custom called “Klidonas”. Music, dance, local specialties from the women’s hands but also the local wine are abundant and mostly free! In a mood of festivity and joy the village also […]
In Kourounohori, 8 km from Naxos Town, you have the opportunity to learn handiwork and knitting. Andriani Touloupi has taken all the knowledge and precious secrets for the construction of handmade knits and knitting by her mother and grandmother and without money she makes lessons to all those who are interested. As normal, she always […]
In the northernmost village of Naxos, Apollonas, the visitor can give a chance to him and visit one of the most important archaeological sites without paying . To be more spesific, your visit to the archaeological site of the statue of Kouros of Apollonas is completely free. You can freely enter the area, approach the […]
In the beautiful village of Filoti, the visitor has the opportunity to see all the exhibits of the Collection of Greek Coins, of Nikolaos Moustakis. With this visit you make a quick trip to the history of Greece through the coins that are exposed. In particular, a collection of coins and banknotes that were released […]
The Cultural and Ecological Association of Agios Arsenios delivers courses of traditional dances in the club hall, in the village of Agios Arsenios. The inhabitants of Agios Arsenios love the customs, customs and traditions and are known for the festivals they organize which take place until the early hours. For your participation in the courses […]