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Faragas Beach is worth the drive

Faragas Beach is beautiful with dramatic rock formations on each side, shallow clear water and... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2018
Terriann K
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One of the best

Great beach, not too crowdy, sandy, very clear water, good for familes (not only) and good... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
נתן ש
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Faragas Beach is beautiful with dramatic rock formations on each side, shallow clear water and beach amenities (beach bar, chairs and umbrellas for rent, toilets, shower). You could also choose to bring your own umbrella etc and set those up on the beach.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Terriann K
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Great beach, not too crowdy, sandy, very clear water, good for familes (not only) and good restaurant.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank נתן ש
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

The beach is wonderful but the beach bar is terrible. No service and nothing edible there. It’s a pity

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eseitaj
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I think that this beach is in top 3 beaches of Paros.It has clear waters with sand everywhere.The only disadvantage is that you need to have your equipment cause the beach bar is always packed.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

If you want to visit this place during the high season make sure to be there before 11:00 or make reservation in advance. The sun beds cost 9 euros considered as reasonable for such place in Paros. But the restaurant and bar are overpriced and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gokhan Y
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This beach is organized and it is sandy with some rocks in the sea. There is an excellent beach bar with nice music and very good service

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ariadni C
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a nice day at this really nice beach. Sun beds reasonable. Food and drinks good. Lots of families since the water is so calm and crystal clear. Kayaks and paddle boards available. Clean bathrooms and showers. Good music.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Deck chairs and umbrellas are the best in Paros. The beach also has a bar and restaurant and the only beach as far as I know to provide showers and free parking. The music is classical in the early morning and slowly builds up to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank chrisdellavalle
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This is it, out of more than 12 beaches we have tried. Is in the south so waters are calm and you are saved from small dust tornados, no matter the wind force. Very well organized, great (a bit on the upper price side) restaurants....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank octavian_39
Reviewed July 13, 2018

The beautiful beach that offers everything you need for a day at the beach. Comfortable sun loungers, good food and appetizing cocktails. Also good music.

Date of experience: July 2018
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lillicurrier
April 5, 2018|
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Response from Liliana j | Reviewed this property |
We took a car rental while on island.Owners were great , they drove the car to our hotel and made everything very simple.Price was about 30 eu per day.My suggestion is to rent a car while on island, as there is a lot to see... More
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lillicurrier
Faragas Beach (2 Replies)
Without a vehicle, what is the best way to get to the beach from Archipelagos Resort and Villas. Is the bus close by able to get us to this beach or Santa Maria Beach. First timers to Paros and Greece.
April 05, 2018|
Response fromGeorge_mx5|
Archipelagos Resort is 1,7 km away from the main road (where the bus runs), so it's hard to rely on the bus to go to the beaches. You'll always need a rented car.
Thiraic
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Trip Report from Paros (4 Replies)
I visited Paros for a week. I guess since i am Greek i have a different point of view. still i would like to share my impressions... My wife and i stayed at hotel Narges in Alyki village at the southern part of the island, checked in on July 20th for a week. Since we had our car along to move around we found the location good; we were looking for a place to relax and the peaceful and traditional village of Alyki was ideal in our books. The hotel was nice. Giovanna at the reception...More
August 22, 2011|
Response frommariha2912|
Thanks for a detailed and nice trip report! You mentioned two beaches I am quite fond of in Paros: Faragas and Glyfa. Not unknown, but not so popular as other beaches on the island. Glad you enjoyed them, along with Soros on Antiparos, which again I very much like. I tend to agree with your observations about some taverns lucking ambience in Parikia, about Naoussa turning a Mykonos-wanna-be and about importance on timing to visit some towns. Nice tips and spot on info for future visitors.
lillicurrier
2 Nights in Paros (2 Replies)
We will be arriving in Paros Sept.16th late morning and will have the rest of that day plus one more day to explore. We are looking at a half day tour to visit Panagna Ekatontapyliani, Old Port Naoussa and Leftkes. Was hoping to go to Faragas Beach but not sure we can get that in? Any suggestions or recommendations and what to take out?
June 17, 2018|
Response fromHeimdall|
If you are staying in Parikia you don’t need a tour to Ekatontapyliani, just walk there. It’s about 5 minutes from the ferry docks. Lefkes and Naoussa are on different bus routes from Parikia, but both are worth visiting. There are lots of good beaches in and around both Parikia and Naoussa.