Afternoon walking tour in Naxos

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Walk around the picturesque landscape of Naxos island

At the entrance of the harbour “the Portara” the monument, which is considered the “Emblem”, of the island, is located at the islet Palatia, which is united with a stretch of land with the rest of the island.

Imbelias Temple” entirely of marble devoted to Dilio Apollona (6th century B.C) where the Colossal Gate survives.

Followed by, the visit to the Castle, which is the historical nucleus of the town, built at a height of 30 meters from the sea at the location Acropolis of the classical period. Here is the Catholic archbishop’s residence (16th century) and the Catholic Cathedral paved with tombstones bearing heralds of the noble families of the duchy of the Archipelagos. Also there is a natural sized icon on both sides of the Virgin Mary (12th century) unique art. Also you will visit the Museum (former Trades School) where the richest collections of Cycladic idols are displayed.

Inclusions

-         transportation by deluxe, air-conditioned vehicle, late-model

(bus, minibus or taxi, according to your group’s size)

-         professional driver

-         insurance cover during transfers by vehicle

-         licensed English-speaking guide * (concerns “with guide” rate only)

-         all taxes

-         identification sign with your name on it

-         mobile contact number for any emergency, available 24/7

* guides in other languages available, upon request

Exclusions

-         entrance fees (paid by you on the spot)

 

 

Step 1

Your tour starts from the port of Naxos

Step 2

Visit of the Castle and the Acropolis

Step 3

Visit of the Museum

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