Activities & Recreation


Each group is divided into three categories based on level and swimming ability: fast, medium and slow. Each group is accompanied by an escort boat (3 boats in total; one of which is a sailiboat), two lifeguards and one pilot guide.

Adventure Sports: Swim Trekking the Islands of Naxos and the Small Cyclades

16 Jun 2014SwimTrek tours take swimmers island hopping, by (open water) swimming to and along the coasts of Schinoussa, Iraklia, Keros, Koufonissia and Naxos.

Favorite Pastime on Naxos and the Small Cyclades: Pick a Church and Hike to It!

11 Oct 2014A standard hobby Greeks especially those living outside of Athens, in rural towns or island villages, is hiking with a purpose, in other words, choosing a place of interest and hiking to it ...

Island Hopping Around Naxos

04 Feb 2016Indulge in some island hopping. Take advantage of Naxos’ geographic location and discover a world of charm that awaits on several Greek islands that are accessible from Naxos.

Raining? Naxos has many museums to visit such as the Archaeological Museum in the Old Town.

Naxos: What to Do on a Rainy Day

11 Oct 2014The rainfall on Naxos during the winter and early spring months, adds an entirely different dimension to the Naxos experience. Here are some tips on how to enjoy Naxos if, and when, it might rain. And if you are staying for a couple of days, don’t fret, the Cycladic sun will shine again!

Q&A with Ioannis Gavalas, Professor, Author & Birdwatcher

02 Dec 2013Info on what birds to watch & where.