Explore Paros beauty through guided tours, catamaran cruises, traditional boat trips, and diving adventures in the Aegean
Paros, with its picturesque fishing harbors, inland villages, pristine beaches, and vibrant nightlife, is a thrill to explore. Savour its famously flavoursome local cuisine and local wines, enjoy excellent water sports, and venture to its charming sibling island, Antiparos, just a short ferry ride away. Paros seamlessly blends tradition and modernity, providing a delightful, easy-going Greek escape suited to all ages and tastes. Guided tours lead you to uncover its captivating beauty, whether it’s through a Paros Essence Exploration, a catamaran cruise, or a traditional boat day cruise. For the highly adventurous, dive into the crystal-clear waters with Blue Island Divers and explore its underwater wonders.
Half-Day Best of Paros Highlights Tour
Immerse yourself in the beauty of Paros by embarking on a Paros Essence Exploration. In just four hours, traverse the island’s most renowned and scenic areas and experience firsthand the allure of this popular Cycladic destination. Accompanied by an expert local guide, you’ll see the rich history and traditions of the island as you listen to inspiring cultural tales.
From €283.00, price varies by group size Website: www.greeking.me
Private Full Day Catamaran Cruise from Paros with Lunch
Bask in the warm Greek sun aboard a luxurious catamaran as you set sail from Antiparos town. This journey provides exclusive access to the Panteronisi and Tigani islands. With a skilled crew at the helm, the voyage can be tailored to your preferences and desires. Discover coves, grottos, and inlets while mastering the art of catamaran sailing. Try traditional Greek dishes made from the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients as you take in the magnificent coastal scenery. Marvel at the intriguing geological formations of Faneromeni Beach, and explore the residence of the renowned Kouros statues at Despotiko.
From €2,000.00 per group (up to 10) Website: www.bramayachts.com
The Round of Antiparos and Despotiko Day Cruise on a Traditional Boat
First, you’ll visit the stunning Panteronisia, or Blue Lagoon, while sipping morning coffee or juice onboard. Enjoy swimming and exploring Panteronisia, followed by traditional Greek snacks with ouzo or local wine. Next, sail around southern Antiparos to explore the Maichari Cave, admiring the Epitafion cave before enjoying a traditional Parian lunch at Despotiko’s shallow waters. Finally, take a refreshing swim at Faneromeni Bay on the return journey.
From €165.00 Website: www.mtmdmc.net
Blue Island Divers, located on Antiparos island, offer incredible underwater experiences in crystal-clear waters, guiding you to see breathtaking canyons, caves, diverse marine life, and dramatic drop-offs. With a visibility of up to 40 metres, explore the Aegean depths where moray eels, octopuses, groupers, tunas, turtles, and stingrays reside. Comfortable 18-passenger speedboats transport divers to dive sites, with itineraries based on weather and skill levels. PADI-certified, the centre provides courses in English, Greek, Italian, and French using approved materials. Exclusive access to certain sites ensures small groups of no more than five, with mandatory escorts and 45-minute dive limits.