paros island tour in french
PAROS ISLAND TOUR (FRENCH)
Tour starts with a transfer from your hotel (or a stop located near to your hotel) to Parikia. Departures are confirmed when the tour meets minimum participation (15 persons). The tour ends with a transfer back to your hotel or a stop located near it. You are accompanied by French speaking escort.
Our tour, with a French speaking escort, begins with the visit of the church Ekatontapiliani in Parikia (Our Lady of the Hundred doors), a unique monument of the Byzantine art and architecture in the Cyclades. The visit of the church is followed by the tour of the picturesque streets of the capital of the island. One Sight-to-see in Parikia is the Frankish castle, built over an ancient temple of the goddess Athena.
You will then discover Lefkes, one of the most picturesque villages of Paros, built at the foot of the
Mount of Prophet Elias. Lefkes, the former capital of the island, is set in amphitheater-like way on the
hillside offering a beautiful sight to visitors. The location was chosen by the residents in order to be
protected from the pirates who then roamed the seas and the Cycladic ports.
In Naoussa you will visit the Moraitis winery where you will taste several parian wines, which will
pleasantly surprise you and will give you a unique taste of the local production and its exquisite
products. Then you will have free time in the port of Naoussa. Here is where young people choose to
enjoy entertainment on the island, but Naoussa always keeps its original character, a true postcard.
You will enjoy your meal at Piso Livadi, the village with the beautiful and picturesque harbor and the beach on the east side.
After having time for rest, the excursion continues with visiting Alyki and will thus pass
from the south end of the island from where you can admire the view of the neighboring islands. In
Alyki, Ms Katerina will open for you the doors of the museum Scorpios, which is the work of Mr.
Benetos Skiadas, a local seaman. The museum presents a collection of models of the most spectacular
ships and in the museum’s garden you will see in miniatures, the most famous monuments of the