Paros Beach Hopping: A Tour of the Island’s Top Swimming and Sunbathing Spots

  • Beaches and Sights
sandy beaches in Paros

Sandy beaches in Paros

Poseidon of Paros is set right next to one of the most popular and best sandy beaches in Paros, the Golden Beach situated about 19.5 km southeast of Parikia. The Golden Beach is fully organized, and it is a family friendly and favorable spot for surfers and watersport fanatics. The next beach on our list is the must-see beach of Kolymbithres, named after its rock formations, that is also fully organized with two water sports centers offering several activities for everyone to enjoy.

The golden-white Santa Maria Beach is a beautiful, organized beach near Naoussa with clear shallow waters, ideal for swimming, snorkeling, and other watersports activities.

Marchello is a long sandy beach close to Parikia with a vibrant party atmosphere. Very well organized, the beach offers a great array of beach bars and water sports.

Very close to Parikia, Krios beach is preferred by both locals and visitors due to its clean cool waters and close proximity to the island’s capital.

Farangas comprises of three consecutive beaches of soft golden sand and shimmering blue waters in the region of Alyki. The central beach is organized with umbrellas and sunbeds while the other two remain intact.

Also worth noting are the isolated and nudism-friendly beach of Langeri, Livadia beach, which is the closest beach to Parikia, the small rocky bay and beach of Monastiri, as well as the picturesque village and beach of Alyki with its fluffy sand.

No matter what your personal preferences are, one thing is certain, that the beaches of Paros will give you a reason to return to the island, again and again.