Map of Naxos

Naxos is a Greek island located in the Aegean Sea, part of the Cyclades group of islands in Greece. It covers an area of approximately 429 square kilometers and has a population of around 18,000 people.

The island is situated between the islands of Paros and Mykonos and is known for its beautiful beaches, picturesque landscapes, and rich cultural heritage.

The terrain of Naxos is predominantly mountainous with fertile valleys, and its highest peak is Mount Zas, which stands at 1,004 meters above sea level. The island is surrounded by crystal-clear waters that offer great opportunities for swimming, snorkeling, and other water-based activities.

Naxos is home to many charming villages and towns, including Chora, the capital of the island. Chora is a beautiful hillside town with narrow streets, whitewashed houses, and Venetian castles.

Naxos island

map of Naxos