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Old Town

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Address: Naxos Town, Naxos Town, Greece
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+30 2285 025072

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Great Place to Unwind in the Off Season

Naxos Old Town - what can I say? I had intended to stay two days but was there for a week. Within about fifteen minutes I knew I was going to be staying for a while. It was just... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Greg P
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57 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Naxos Old Town - what can I say? I had intended to stay two days but was there for a week. Within about fifteen minutes I knew I was going to be staying for a while. It was just what I needed as I wanted to just get away and relax for a bit. I was here the first week... More 

3 Thank Greg P
Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2016

The old town is a maze of streets with small shops and restaurants and its a lovely experience walking down the winding streets and finding interesting, quaint places to sit and have a coffee or a meal or buy an unusual locally made product. The deeper into the maze you get, the better.

1 Thank Serinaa
Sydney Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

Naxos old town is a charming jumble of narrow streets, decent restaurants and nice shops. A map is not needed unless you need a specific store or restaurant: relax and just wander.

1 Thank yns_10
Del Mar, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

Naxos was one of our favorites islands (we visited 7). Five we saw can only be seen by ferry or small boat. We arrived here on a small 48 pax boat and spent 2 days exploring the town with its many sites including many attractions in and near Naxos Castle (Kastro). There are several museums and a small theater in... More 

Thank Travelin M
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

A gorgeous little labyrinth . Best explored at night when it's cooler and comes alive. Fab little shops and bars. Be careful not to get lost!!!

Thank Gail T
Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

Naxos Old Town is small but endlessly fascinating, so much so that I spent every morning and evening wandering around it. It is located on a small hill on a beautiful coastal location and comprises many beautiful streets, which all seem to be under 12 feet wide. All are beautifully maintained and are a photographer's paradise. Many excellent small restaurants... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

Naxos town at first glance doesnt have all the bells and whistles of the iconic Santorini or party town Mykonos. However after visiting 5 greek islands we felt right at home in Naxos. The town had an old charm and wasn't flooded with tourists. Food and attractions were budget friendly and we dined under the stars each night. People were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

Just wander randomly through an extraordinary maze of well maintained alleys and arcades to discover historic and artistic delights. If you get lost keep heading down hill !

Thank John B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Good views for the bay and port, ancient Chora, old town hystoric centre, a lot of cafe, shops and restaurants at the promenade. Port is almost in the centre. Have beach in the centre on the rocks.

Thank Elya N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Simply the best town we have visted in greece. Amazing . music coming from beatuiful restaurants get lost in the maze of alley ways . i am so happy feel totally In another world . love naxos town . 💗💗💗

Thank tracy c

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