Naxos is a popular tourist destination, with several easily accessible ruins. It has a number of beautiful beaches, such as those at Agia Anna, Agios Prokopios, Alikos, Kastraki, Mikri Vigla, Plaka, and Saint George (Agios Georgios), most of them near Naxos Town(Hora). Kilometres of white sand beaches that are the best in the Cyclades.
But Naxos is more than a sea and sun Greek Island. Naxos is castles and towers, monasteries and byzantine churches, villages hidden in olive grooves and orchard valleys or perched up in the heights, long sandy beaches with dunes dotted with cedars, fertile plains and lofty mountains, solitary old paths.
Naxos is at the hub of the Cyclades Islands ferry system with other islands not far away, and Naxos is an ideal location for an island hopping holiday.