Μέλανες

Melanes

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 The village of Melanes is 8 km east of Naxos Town. It is a village with lush vegetation and great history. Melanes’ taverns are famous for the coq au vin ( rooster in wine) made with thick pasta and vension. Characteristic of the village beyond the rich vegetation are the running waters and the […]

Χείμαρρος και Τσικαλαριό

Chemaros – Tsikalario

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 The villages of Chemaros and Tsikalario are 17.4 km east of Naxos Town. Although it is one of the small villages of the island, they have a rich history and excellent locations for the visitor to discover. Their characteristic feature is the large areas of greenery and crops. History and Monuments: At the entrance […]

Δαμαριώνας

Damarionas

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 Damarionas is located 17 km southeast of Naxos Town. It is built at the foot of Mount Rachi, in a verdant area and is characterized as a traditional settlement due to its unique architecture. History and Monuments: Damariona is estimated began to be built in 1400 AD. Some scholars argue that the village was […]

Γαλανάδο

Galanado

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 The village of Galanado is 5 km southeast of Naxos Town. It is one of the smallest villages on the island. It is built amphitheatrically and this gives it the privilege to have a breathtaking view of Chora, Livadia and Stelida. History and Monuments: The village of Galanado is said to have been named […]