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Pleasant and charming port town

Parikia is the main old port town where all the ferry comes in and central bus station. Prefect... read more

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Jckaxyz
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Paros

Amazing Island..don't hesitate to visit..food,wine and people so wonderful.. Perfect place as base... read more

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Reviewed today via mobile

Parikia is the main old port town where all the ferry comes in and central bus station. Prefect base place to go out and come back chilling to. Lots of local shops, cafes and restaurants while waiting for ferry or bus, or to just watch...More

Thank Jckaxyz
Reviewed 2 days ago

Parikia is the island's port and so, it’s a very busy place with many ships coming and leaving, lots of shops, buses and tourists carrying suitcases. So, for those who visit Paros to live peaceful moments enjoying the sun and the sea on a beautiful...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing Island..don't hesitate to visit..food,wine and people so wonderful.. Perfect place as base to visit other islands or towns, port really beautiful and ferries cheap , cannot wait to go back.

Thank Hazel M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived by ferry after a 4 hour journey and were taken with the hustle and bustle of this very busy working port. It’s fabulous. You can get a ferry from here to almost anywhere in Greece 🇬🇷. The streets around the port are full...More

Thank debbiems123
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the prettiest towns we saw on our island hopping holiday. Hidden restaurants are dotted around the labyrinth of streets. Gorgeous. Friendly service from restaurants and shop owners.

Thank vwills
Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent a day there having fun walking through the cobblestones streets and around the port. It’s simply lovely and offers delightful shopping especially when so many things, including clothing, are on sale! Everything was so much fun in this place!

Thank Solo5
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful island, amazing food, beaches, activities, adventures, even more amazing locals. Amazing kitesurfing/PADI Diving school just up from Parikia. We bought some snorkels and investigated the fish, swan the whole length of the bay and stayed for a friend’s gorgeous wedding on the hillside overlooking...More

Thank EmmaR2513
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Paros island Old Town Parikia or Chora. ...... Parikia is the gateway to Paros and is Paros’ major town. It boasts an abundance of restaurants around the port with delicious Mediterranean food and great water views. The weather is just perfect for lazying around on...More

Thank Rita P
Reviewed 6 days ago

We prefer Náoussa instead of this city because it is very car traffic and busy. The shops are ev3n better at other city.

Thank ArthurSousa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty to do with great shopping and beautiful boardwalk restaurants. There are various beaches and wonderful historical places to visit.

Thank freefud
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Jenny T
23 January 2018|
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Response from Jennifer G | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jenny It really depends on how long you've got available. There is a lot to see on Paros and we stayed in Parakia and really liked it - nice quaint Greek street and lovely shopping area. We visited Naoussa through the... More
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Mimmie H
18 July 2016|
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Response from PerthJulie | Reviewed this property |
From your choices I would stay in Parikia. There is much more going on and you can easily catch busses to the other towns. The island has a ring road that is 55kms long and most places are easy to reach. We saw lots of... More
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