Map of Paros Greece
Paros located 7 km west of Naxos ,the island's capital is Parikia ( 3,716 inhab . ) . The land is mountainous. The dismemberment of the coast is smooth , mostly north, which formed the great bay of Naoussa . On the west coast there is the smaller bay of Parikia and to the east Kefalos and Aliki. From North to the South island is crossed by bare mountains , with the highest is Prophet Elias ( 509 m ) and Marpissa ( 771 m ) in the middle . In regional areas there are lower elevations and two lowland areas . The coasts forming several natural harbors , most important are : Naoussa, Paros and Drios.