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Naxos Castle Walking Tour and Sunset at the Portara

Product ID: 213129
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Visit the town’s most emblematic sights on a relaxed, low cost, evening walking tour. Learn about the past and present of Naxos from an experienced guide who is passionate about the island.
About this activity
Duration 2.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Let a local give you an insider’s view of Naxos Old Town
  • Admire historic buildings of the Venetian era, like the Catholic Cathedral and Glezos Tower
  • Observe the daily life within the walls of the still inhabited castle
  • Enjoy the best views over Naxos Port and the Aegean Sea
  • Take memorable pictures of the majestic Portara at sunset
Full description
Enjoy a relaxed evening walking tour of Naxos Old Town, and become acquainted with the most beautiful sights it has to offer.

Feel like a time-traveler as you witness the different periods of Naxos history, strolling through the Venetian Castle down to the old Market and up again to the ancient Temple of Apollo.

Pass by buildings that have played significant roles in forming the history of the land, and listen to stories of times past.

Learn about the contemporary daily life and discover more about the customs and cultural events that take place within the walls of the Castle all year round. 

Lose yourself in the alleys of the vibrant Old Market maze and discover ambient bars, cozy taverns, and boutique shops full of souvenirs and local products.

End your tour at “Portara” and enjoy the most breathtaking, panoramic sunset views.

Your guide will give you a highly personalized tour and provide you with local tips about the whole island. Perfect for all types of travelers, including travelers of all ages, this is a fantastic way to experience the vibrant town of Naxos.

Includes
  • Local guide
  • Option for hotel transfer service
What’s Not Included
  • Visit to the museums
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Tziblakis Local Products of Naxos - Sokratous Papavasiliou Str. in Naxos Town Pick up service from your hotel included if option with roundtrip transfer has been selected

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• Hotel transfer service is offered only for the areas of Naxos Town, Stelida, Agios Prokopios, Agia Anna, and Plaka
• Please give your hotel name and location upon booking. A local partner will contact you the day before the tour with the pickup details
• The tour does not include a visit to the museums, as they are closed in the evenings
• The tour is ideally suited to small groups and is suitable for all ages
• The meeting point is easily reached by local bus from the main resort areas of Naxos
Customer reviews
Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 9 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
4.0/5
Value for money
4.7/5
Safety
5.0/5

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San Med Travel Hub I.K.E

Product ID: 213129