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Quaint streets and shops with narrow alleys

Old town is great for walking and taking in the sites. Do not try and drive here. The streets are... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana
A must visit.

A walk among a network of alleyways that will bring you back to the history of this city. Try to... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Old town is great for walking and taking in the sites. Do not try and drive here. The streets are very narrow. Definitely a great area for strolling, very safe.

Thank Motahari76
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

A walk among a network of alleyways that will bring you back to the history of this city. Try to walk for 3-4 mins, instead of taking the elevator. You will then discover old houses, some of them have been renovated and nicely restore their...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2018

I loved my time here. It was laid back but still fun with enough action in the old town so that it's not boring. I loved Naxos.

Thank MRK321
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

A great city to get lost in. Not as busy as islands such as Santorini or Mykonos but just as enjoyable. Add it to your list!

Thank paulie316
Reviewed 18 July 2018

amazng views from apollons temple in the old part of town, and the small vinding streets are perfect for a stroll.

Thank Heidi R
Reviewed 18 July 2018

The old town of naxos is a great place to wander around and get lost lovely wee shops bars and restaurants in the last 4 years I have been going there I can’t remember having bad meal or a restaurant that I would not go...More

Thank Ged M
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I simply love the Chora of Naxos. Atmospheric town core on the hill, labyrinth of narrow lanes, picturesque corners; main boutiques-and-restaurants chain of pathways runs roughly parallel to the coast a block or two away from the waterfront - it is awfully pretty and full...More

Thank IlyaBurlak
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We loved wandering through the little streets & alleys of old town. Lots of lovely restaurants and shops and it was not busy at all when we went - we had the streets to ourselves - it was around 7pm. Definitely bring a camera as...More

Thank Motwoosotdot
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This is stunning and has many things going for it. Lots of people but not overcrowded with many options in terms of eateries and shopping. The architecture is stunning. Overall it has a great feel to it and very family friendly.

Thank Nick Z
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

Just a half hour walk to the port from Princess Naxos Hotel, plenty of shops and restaurants along the way - helped the local economy as we walked. Climbed through the port heights to the Cathedral, winding our way (unknown) with help from locals, and...More

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Response from ITravelGreece | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The Old Town is behind the waterfront (the alleys from the waterfront lead to the Old Town). We also found an entrance to the old market (it is a part of the Old Town). This entrance is a couple of minutes on foot from... More
10 July 2018|
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HI Gemma, we have been spending time on Naxos yearly for the past ten years; this year we were on the island mid May to first week June and again last week August to first week October, the previous time we returned end of... More