The Queen of the Cyclades!
Naxos is a big island – in fact it is the largest in the beautiful complex of Cyclades. It is located right in the heart of the Aegean Sea and many ferry routes making it a convenient travel destination, and it is home to imposing mountains and fertile valleys. Naxos’ highlights include its rich local culture that centres around Greek gastronomy
, music and dance. The island’s charmingly picturesque alleyways and the beauty of its beaches are top draws and attractions for visitors too. With its long history, important monuments and intense tourist life, it occupies a distinct place among the Cycladic islands. Naxos’ rich historical heritage is embodied by its Ancient temples
and old churches
, while its extensive agricultural production indicates that it’s the most fertile island of Cyclades. Naxos’ traditional food products are famous for their variety and quality. The island is so self-sufficient that is easy to see why local people refer to Naxos as a blessed land!