Don't Make This Silly Mistake With Your cyclades island of paros

Greece is among our preferred summertime destinations in the world! Love those tortoise-water beaches? They are outnumbered by the beautiful churches spread out in each islands and villages in the nation. Head initially to Paros for an easy expedition of close-by islands such as Mykonos, Naxos, and Santorini. But today, we're going to teach you a solemn way to get around Paros. How? We'll name the most popular churches in Paros that can be discovered in a few of the major towns in the island.

In this manner, it's going to be much easier for you to plot a day of religious excursion in your travel plan. We have an insider pointer waiting on you at the end of the post. Tip: Which Paros lodging is worth staying at? So make sure you 'd be able to reach the bottom of our post!


Let's start our journey in Parikia where the popular church of Panagia Ekatontapiliani is located. This holy structure that symbolizes Greece's strong faith is one of the earliest churches in the Paros. Moreover, it is the most important Byzantine Monolith of Greece. People of the church and the travelers had the ability to maintain the earliest Baptismal Typeface in the Orthodox East. What you 'd see is a cross-shaped marble typeface which is carved in the ground. In the same altar, there is the earliest fresco of the island that is the image of St. George. There's an enormous increase of pilgrims throughout the month of August. Conserve the exact day of the banquet commemorated at Panagia Ekatontapiliani in August 15.

Who remains in for a trip to Jesus of the Wood Church, where the remains (skull and tomb) of a saint resides? Think you're in! The distinct church is likewise discovered in Parikia, the primary town of Paros. The church is committed to Agios Arsenios who is the protector of Paros Island which was then called a saint. If you're checking out Paros during the winter, there is a yearly feast of St. Agios Arsenios on January 31st. Or pay a stopover on your summer season Greece holiday for the 2nd feast of the year is commemorated on August 18th.

Are you remaining in Noussa Paros? Let's see one of the most considerable churches of the North! Among the most visited churches in the whole island is the Church of the Presumption of the Virgin. You need to hike a little in order to reach its doors. Don't fret, it's just situated on the greatest peak in Naoussa. Or maybe, you should! The feast of the Presumption of the Virgin is also commemorated throughout August 23rd, you shouldn't miss this substantial celebration!