Rent a Car in Paros
Paros is one of the most popular tourist destinations and you will need a rental car from Thessaloniki Car Rental Car to explore it. It is located in the Cyclades and it is only 3 km. from the island of Naxos.
Paros is one of the first islands that were inhabited and was a major naval power. The history of Paros has left several monuments as a heritage. Some of them that you should definitely visit with a rental car from Thessaloniki Car Rental are the Castle Hill of the 13th century, which was built by the Duke Sanudo, where we find several small churches built on its walls. Also, on top of Kefalosh hill is the monastery of St. Anthony of the 17th century, a place for a very interesting hike. Do not forget to visit the Venetian Castle of the 15th century at the port of Naoussa with your rental car, which is now half-submerged and constitutes a separate fortification.
The beaches of Paros are mainly on the eastern part of the island. On the northern part of the island, it is steep and rocky. The easiest way to visit them is with a cheap rental car. The exotic beach of Agia Irini which is 4 km away from Parikia is sandy and full of palm trees. Kolymbithres is also a special beach where the erosion of the rocks has made strange shapes. The beach Parasporos is mainly famous for the fun it offers. Livadia beach is popular, organized, and very sandy. If you prefer something different, then the beach with a blue flag at New Gold Coast will amaze you. It is one of the most appropriate beaches in Europe for windsurfing and the annual world wind-surfing championship is organized there. So take your rental car from Thessaloniki Car Rental Rent a Car and start your tour on the enchanting island of Paros.
Famous for centuries was the marble of Paros. It is considered one of the best marbles in the world due to its excellent transparency and purity. As the sunlight falls on this marble, it penetrates it and gives it a unique glow. Besides, Aphrodite of Milos, Hermes of Praxiteles, the Temple of Apollo, and many more sculptures and creations in ancient Greece owe their eternal beauty to this and the art of the creator. So the combination of Cycladic architecture, beautiful beaches, intense entertainment, and rich history makes Paros an unsurpassed destination for all tastes.