Naxos is a Greek island which at 429 km2 (166 sq.miles) it is the largest of the Cyclades island group located in the Aegean Sea. In 2011 it had a population of 18,900 people.
Naxos was the centre of Cycladic culture. It is famous as a source of emery rock rich in corundum, which was one of the best abrasives available until modern times. The largest town and capital of Naxos island is Chora (Naxos City), with 6,530 inhabitants. The main villages include Apiranthos, Agios Arsenios, Filoti, Koronos, Glinado and Vivlos.
Naxos is a very popular tourist destination and features several ruins. It also has a number of beaches, like those at Agios Prokopios, Agia Anna, Alikos, Agios Georgios, Kastraki, Plaka, Mikri Vigla, most of them close to Chora. As other cycladic isles, Naxos is considered quite windy, perfect for windsurfing and kitesurfing. It offers seven sports clubs providing both of these sports and other activities.
Highlights: Sandy beaches, mountainous interior
Naxos Island cruise terminal
Cruise ships to Naxos Island dock (anchor) at Naxos - port town on the western coast.
Port Naxos Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Naxos Island, Greece. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|Day||Ship||Arrival||Departure||Next Port of Call|
|26 April, 2018|
|ms Europa||08:00||17:00||Mykonos Island, Greece|
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